Watch the solar eclipse from a private plane AND stay in an amazing Airbnb dome

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The upcoming solar eclipse is slated to be the event of the century, so it seems only fitting to celebrate in style. National Geographic and Airbnb have teamed up to treat two budding astrophysicists (or just you and your mom) to a stay in this cool geodesic dome in a remote area in Oregon the night before the eclipse. However, the real prize is watching the momentous occasion from the comfort of a private jet that will fly the winners high in the sky, following the eclipse’s path.


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Old warehouse transformed into a vibrant urban market in Mexico City

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Architect Francisco Pardo gave new life to an old warehouse in Mexico City by transforming it into a vibrant urban market. The four-story structure once served as an auto parts shop, however it now features a two-story local grocer, restaurants, a barber’s shop and a yoga studio. The top floor is open to the public and hosts a beer bar.

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4 Green Home Renovation Tips to Tune Your House With Nature This New Year

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4 Green Home Renovation Tips to Tune Your House With Nature This New Year
By [http://EzineArticles.com/expert/Desare_A_Kohn-Laski/1496282]Desare A Kohn-Laski

The New Year is one of the most anticipated and most celebrated holidays. It is during this time when family and friends gather together and share merry-making activities and mouth-watering dishes to give thanks for the blessings that were received the entire year. But before the year ends, many individuals also indulge themselves into various home renovation efforts and re-imagine their house as if new. If you are one of those individuals looking for some tips, here are some suggestions that can overhaul the look of your house while making it more eco-friendly.

Add plants inside out.

The garden is not the only part of your property w...

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Nanoleaf’s Terra light wall paints Arctic landscapes with 1,200 color-changing LEDs

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Nanoleaf – creators of the first modular smart light – recently unveiled a mesmerizing light wall at Alaska‘s Anchorage Museum that evokes remote Arctic landscapes. “Terra” is made up of 1,200 Nanoleaf Aurora LED panels, which display beautiful imagery of sunsets and polar bears with over 16 million colors.

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Amazing tiny home with its own pirate treehouse is the ultimate woodsy getaway

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 If you’ve always dreamt of downsizing and giving up city live for a charming house in the countryside, this tiny house in Sonoma County is the perfect solution. Currently on sale, the house comes with a private pirate treehouse and a beautiful canopied deck overlooking an adjacent creek.

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