“A koala soaked by floodwaters sits atop a fence post to escape the deluge in the town of Stirling in the Adelaide Hills of South Australia, September 14, 2016.”
“I’m anti political parties…” – Jon Stewart
“If you want to assert a truth…” — Neil deGrasse Tyson
Portrait of a Lanjiya Soura tribal woman with traditional piercings and tattoos, smoking a large hand rolled cigarette. Puttasing, Orissa, India.
After 2 weeks of driving across Canada, I found my favourite view. Banff, Alberta.
The Irritating Gentleman, by Berthold Woltze
Paint me like one of your French Cows
“When I think about kids watching a TV show like American Idol or The Voice…” — Dave Grohl
A rainy day that ended with one of my favorite sunsets ever (Milford Sound, New Zealand)
Aesthetics and performance are the two ends of the spectrum you need to consider when buying new replacement windows for your home. What characterizes windows is their trimming materials, glass, their styles, their insulation properties, and their costs. Continue reading “Energy Efficient Replacement Windows”
Welcome 2016 – let’s hope everybody spend more time with family, friends and enjoy this new year more than the last.
Today on Jan 1, 2016 I want to share few very useful apps that will would make things easier. I hope you like them. Continue reading “Useful Apps to Start 2016”
Stretching out of the original structures like alien growths, these modern additions don’t even bother trying to blend in with their traditional architectural settings – but somehow, it works. The mashup of old and new keeps the historic character of the original structures intact while updating them for use by 21st-century residents, expanding the available space in unexpected ways.
In a state like Colorado, it’s not hard finding people who like to smoke weed. Especially when you have an app like High There, a Tinder-esque tool that connects stoners with other stoners based on common interests, such as their energy levels while smoking and post-smoking activities.
The level of pollution in Indian cities is worsening by the day and the quality of air we breathe is pretty much a health hazard. But enterprising individuals across the world have found solutions. Some of them so outlandish, you’ll be surprised how any of these even work!
When thoroughfares are subtracted from city grids, subsequent urban infill is shaped by the voids of these former roadways, streetcar or rail paths, standing out like architectural scar tissue when viewed from above. The effect is all the more pronounced when the disappeared passageways cut at odd angles through city blocks, forcing particularly odd-shaped ‘scarchitecture’ to follow.