How a romantic gesture helped bring surgical gloves to American operating rooms
Taunya created the series "Designs on Health" with support from the Dennis A. Hunt Fund for Health Journalism. It's a look at the back wall. He was bald, had a walrus mustache, and wore rimless pince-nez glasses. He became the father of modern ...
February 12, 2015
The Knowledge, London's Legendary Taxi-Driver Test, Puts Up a Fight in the ...
In his dining room, there were three maps: two jumbo London street plans — one laminated on the dinner table and one tacked to the wall — and an enlarged view of the W1 postcode, the bustling zone which stretches south from Marylebone to Piccadilly ...
November 11, 2014
Vinyl's difficult comeback
With the arrival of the compact disc in 1983 – introduced to consumers with the lure of cleaner sound and the entirely specious promise of indestructibility – old-style records looked to be finished. At a music . In the lounge, a flatscreen TV was ...
January 7, 2015
2015 Smart ForTwo and ForFour show their funky design in Paris
In terms of dimensions, the petite ForTwo is 2.69 meters long, 1.66 meters wide and 1.55 mm tall with an 1873mm wheelbase whereas the larger ForTwo is 3.49 meters long and has a 2494mm wheelbase. As standard, the cars will be offered with cruise ...
October 2, 2014
Mercedes AMG GT - All the Details
A muscular element sculpted out of the side wall creates a sense of lightness and movement, even when the vehicle is at a standstill. The surfaces and Large air intakes in the front apron optimize the flow of air to the cooling modules, while the ...
September 11, 2014
Gear Review: Oakley Flight Deck Goggles with Prizm Lens
It doesn't matter if you're ski touring with bluebird skies, or stuck on the chairlift in a blizzard, you want to be able to trust what you see, protect your eyes, and feel comfortable. Goggles undoubtedly play a crucial role in the skier's experience ...
February 24, 2015
2016 Mercedes AMG GT-S gets released for Spring of 2015; 0-60 in 3.7s
A muscular element sculpted out of the side wall creates a sense of lightness and movement, even when the vehicle is at a standstill. The surfaces and lines of The side air outlets, each with two fins, represent a modern touch on a classic feature ...
September 9, 2014
Form meets function
Use these following tips to help budget your bathroom makeover: • What’s old is new again in design, so use your imagination ... tubs are now the order of the day, and frameless glass showers are a must have. Wall-mounted basin faucets, universal ...
April 9, 2015
Bengaluru's Koramangala witnesses surge in online home furnishing business
For us, the business has been growing by nearly 100 per cent quarterly and for the big players it is 25 to 30 per cent annually due to large-scale ... side tables, wall clocks, window curtains, mattresses, area rugs, cushion covers are popular among ...
April 8, 2015
State of the Art: Schuler-winning house designed for collector
The frameless doors are engineered so that they close flush, visually disappearing onto the wall. Marsh had ... Nievera Williams Design did the landscape design. The wings’ hallways double as art galleries with large windows overlooking the courtyard.
April 6, 2015
Escape To Jade Mountain in St. Lucia: Not Just For Honeymooners Anymore
Almost all of the rooms have their own indoor/outdoor vanishing edge swimming pool with a missing fourth wall opening the suite to the spectacular warm tropical air. The design is what is truly remarkable featuring a marvel of modern architecture.
April 5, 2015
Florida Lifestyle Homes' bath design leads style trends
Late last year, articles began appearing in design ... a contemporary painting, the room reflects the style of the rest of the home. Elegant tile accents, custom cabinetry and state-of-the-art fixtures are found in all of the baths as well as frameless ...
April 5, 2015
Cubs Give Ernie Banks High-Definition Tribute With New Videoboard
It's about connecting with the past while giving the 101-year-old ballpark a modern upgrade ... of a ballpark known for its ivy-covered brick wall and manual scoreboard. But the Cubs kept its design in tune with the rest of the ballpark.
April 4, 2015
Creating Korner's Folly, 'The Strangest Home in the World'
He established a business making watches and clocks, ran an inn ... and they sought large pieces to suit their large houses—not unlike today's suburban consumers who fetishize the space-filling designs of mass producers such as Pottery Barn and ...