26 Wild Fan Redesigns Of Unexpected Once Upon A Time Couples

August 9, 2018

Once Upon a Time has unfortunately wrapped up for good after the finale of its seventh season. Throughout the years, viewers have followed Emma Swan and her fellow Storybrook residents on endless adventures. Whether they were fighting off evil-doers or searching for true love, they always made the fantasy seem true and heartfelt. Few other shows have managed to attract as an broad audience as Once Upon a Time in recent years. One of the secrets behind…

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A 3D-Printed Garment Envisions an Underwater Future

August 9, 2018

Designer and material scientist Jun Kamei is looking ahead toward solutions to help people adapt to the sea level rise caused by climate change, predicted its effects upon between 0.5 – 3 billion globally along some of our most populous cities. His vision Amphibio is a 3D printed amphibious garment designed to work with, not against, the possibility many of us will increasingly live in close proximity to water. Designed…

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Did Marriage Make Me Forget How To Be Alone?

August 8, 2018

It was 11 p.m. in Porto, Portugal, in a charming riverside apartment with glorious sweeping views of the water and cliffside. I had just spent the day tasting Port in the Douro River Valley, drinking Vinho Verde, and eating Portuguese egg tarts. I should have been reminiscing contentedly in bed about the day’s jaunts, but instead I was in the bathroom, sobbing manically into the shower as if my soul were…

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Behind the Building: Grace Farms by SANAA

August 8, 2018

Architects: Find the perfect materials for your next project through Architizer. Manufacturers: Sign up now to learn how you can get seen by the world’s top architecture firms. Simplicity is rarely simple. Known for ethereal and elegant design, SANAA is a practice rethinking how we understand contemporary architecture. Founded in 1995 by Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa, the award-winning firm is known for a range of work, from the New…

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Grubhub LevelsUp, The ‘Ernesto’ and Imperfect Produce

August 8, 2018

MRM’s News Bites has news from Four Corners Property Trust, Technomic and GroundTruth, General Mills Foodservice, Grubhub and LevelUp, Seasoned, Bridg, Wayback Burgers, Gather, Princess Cruises, B.GOOD, DoorDash, Tunity, Como, Baldor Specialty Foods and Les Dames d’Escoffier International. Send news items to Barbara Castiglia at bcastiglia@modernrestaurantmanagement.com. FCPT To Acquire 48 Chili’s  Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT) signed a definitive agreement to acquire up to 48 corporate-operated Chili’s restaurants through a sale-leaseback transaction with…

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New unicorn Klook raises $200M to expand its travel activities platform worldwide

August 8, 2018

Klook, a Hong Kong-based startup developing a travel activities platform, has pulled in $200 million in new capital to fuel a major expansion into the U.S. and Europe. A spokesperson confirmed to TechCrunch that the round values the company at more than $1 billion, although the company didn’t provide an exact figure. Klook sets out to make booking travel activities as easy as arranging flights and hotels. That could mean…

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Hill House / LSS

August 7, 2018

© Scott Frances Architects: Leroy Street Studio Location: Shelter Island, United States Lead Architects: Morgan Hare, Lesli Stinger, Meaghan Smialowski Area: 7500.0 ft2 Project Year: 2014 Photographs: Scott Frances Other Participants Interiors: Silkworth Interiors Structural Engineer: Robert Silman Associates Mep Engineer: Condon Engineering Landscape Architect: Starr Whitehouse Lighting Design: Clinard Design Studio © Scott Frances Text description provided by the architects. The Hill House is a modern year-round refuge located…

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Sidearm Belt Carry

August 7, 2018

How do you carry your sidearm weapon? There may not be a “best” way to tote a pistol or revolver on your waist, but there are options. It may seem like a very simplistic thing, but as of late, I have begun to take note of how handlers are carrying their primary sidearm. Almost without exception, law enforcement officers, game wardens, and other professionals that have to carry a firearm…

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Promotion and relegation: not a whole plateful, but a decent taste

August 6, 2018

You know what’s great? Competitions with promotion and relegation. Everyone knows why – it creates dramatic tension across the whole ladder at the end of the season, not just at the top, and it gives fans of clubs outside the top tier something to dream about. We also all know the reasons why promotion and relegation won’t work with the A-League – it’s a franchise-based competition, which makes relegation difficult…

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Climbing in Eldorado Canyon

August 6, 2018

WORDS • SAM TAGGART Look for chalk on the walls in Eldorado Canyon. Hidden to the untrained eye, whitewashed handholds shoot upward just off the road, dotting the sides of the towering sandstone spires until they dissolve out of sight. Like cairns on a hiking trail, these markings reveal climbing routes meant for testing yourself in one of Colorado’s most stunning state parks. Here, only 30 miles from Denver, climbing…

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