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Couple transform van into a traveling home, using IKEA & small bag of tools (Video)

Using a combination of custom-made furniture and off-the-shelf items, this van uses a bunch of neat design ideas to make it feel like home.

Why Amazon’s headquarters are like the Plotnick Diamond

Cities competing in this cattle call should be careful what they wish for.

Clutter is bad, even if you’re not a hoarder

The amount of excess stuff in your house doesn’t have to reach sensational reality TV levels before it has negative effects on your wellbeing.

Mented makes nude, vegan, non-toxic lipsticks for women of color

This is important because Black women have a harder time finding safe, green cosmetics.

Joris Laarman Lab shows the future of digital design

An exhibition of their work is at the Cooper Hewitt in New York

American kids spend more than two hours a day on screens

The total amount of time hasn’t increased much in six years, but the way in which it’s consumed has.

Tired iguana lost at sea gets ride to shore from kind kayaker (video)

Four miles from the shore of Key West, the fatigued iguana eagerly scrambled aboard the kayak and hitched a ride home.

Photo: Waterfall shows off its serene side

Our photo of the day comes from Chiapas, Mexico.

Some curious parenting advice from history

And somehow, those babies must have survived in order to produce subsequent generations.

Tesla tiny house integrates solar with Powerwall, towed by Model X (Video)

Tesla’s tiny house integrates solar power and its Powerwall home battery into a seamless system, and can be towed by the Model X.