Month: July 2014

A New Floating Oyster Bar On A Historic Ship Docked In The Hudson, And It’s Frickin Awesome !

The newly opened Grand Banks isn’t your average oyster bar.For starters, the restaurant — the latest from Diner and Marlow & Sons cofounder Mark Firth— plans to sail south during the winter, Moored at Pier 25 in Tribeca, Grand Banks is built into the historic F/V Sherman Zwicker,…

Coming To USA Soon: Giant Flying Aquatic Bug With Fangs Discovered In China

Coming Soon to an environment near you   This is reportedly a giant Dobsonfly, the world’s largest, with a wingspan of 21 centimeters (8.3 inches), large enough to cover your face.The world’s largest aquatic insect has reportedly been found in China. This cute/terrifying little…

9 Good Homes You Can Buy Overseas For Less Than $50,000

  Buying a home overseas may seem like an unaffordable investment, but some places offer luxury at a bargain.With the help of point2point, Here’s a list of some pretty overseas properties that are available for less than $50,000, which is the median household income…

Santa Cruz to revise food truck vending rules

City to revise mobile vending rules By J.M. Brown Heidi Martinez parks her Low N Slow mobile cuisine truck on private property across from the Wrigley Building three days each week during lunch time. The city of Santa Cruz plans to study ways to…

Home Sales That Show How BONKERS The San Francisco Real Estate Market Is [Photos]

Could it be Revenge of the Nerds, Life truly Imititating Art This home in San Francisco sold for nearly 80% over its asking price. he San Francisco real estate market is on fuego right now, as rent and home prices have risen so astronomically…

Ingenious Tent That Allows You To Camp In The Trees

This invention takes camping to the next level — literally.Alex Shirley-Smith, a London treehouse architect, came up with the idea for a portable treehouse calledTentsile, which allows users to camp suspended above the ground,With the help of product designer KirkKirchev, Shirley-Smith madeTentsile a reality….

Culture: [Photos] of Tribes on the Brink

Dozens oftribes around the world have managed to survive outside of the modern world, though their existence is perpetually at risk. British photographer Jimmy Nelson tried to record them as they exist today, traveling tothirty onetribes from 2009 to 2012.“My dream had always been…

Amazing Places: Europe Part 1 of 3 [PHOTOS]

  Europe is home to historic cities, world-famous museums, and phenomenal restaurants. But there are also gorgeous hidden beaches, phenomenal ski resorts, and stunning natural formations like canyons, waterfalls, and gorges.From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to tasting Chianti in Italy’s Tuscany region,…