Sean van Staveren


This house design is completely free, and it could help save the world

Anyone can download the plans for this elegant three-bedroom home, which won Phoenix, Arizona’s competition aimed at jumpstarting energy-efficient

I'm 78 and refuse to retire—here are 9 things about happiness and money we're often taught too late

I am 78 years old, have been married to the same woman for 50 years and am a proud parent of two daughters. My wife and I are also grandparents, of

A crack just emerged in the financial markets: The NY Fed spends $53 billion to rescue the overnight lending market

New York (CNN Business) — Borrowing rates skyrocketed on Tuesday in a corner of the markets the public rarely notices but that is critical to the

Lose up to 10 Pounds a Week With This Keto Thyroid Cure

There’s a delicious new way to jump-start a sluggish thyroid — one that works so well, women with stubborn weight gain and constant tiredness are

When Nokia literally names its phone ‘TOUGH’, you better believe it

Often compared to Thor’s Mjolinr, Nokia’s 3310 is a hallmark in robustness. In 2013, a man’s life was even saved by a Nokia phone as it

The 100 best films of the 21st century

Quentin Tarantino’s latest jaw-dropper bumps Kill Bill: Vol 1 off the list in gloriously irreverent fashion. Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt star as

Polaroid Originals will launch a photo printer that takes a photo of a photo on your phone

Polaroid Originals announced its first Polaroid printer today — the Polaroid Lab — allowing you to print photos taken on your phone. The Lab, an

17 Life Hacks That Shouldn't Work, But Do

Hacks you probably never would have thought of. We browsed Reddit for life hacks and found some that are so simple they seem like they shouldn’t

Want to live longer? You may want to ditch these drinks

(CNN) — Brace yourself, lovers of diet sodas and sugary drinks. It's more bad news and yet another reason to consider ditching your favorite soda or

Meditation helped me drag myself out of self-loathing and failure

In my 20s, my career escalated pretty quickly. I started out in London as a reporter on a magazine writing about design. Before I knew it, I was

Spreadsheet jockeys are geeking out over this new Microsoft Excel feature

No matter what changes Microsoft makes to its software or how much fresh competition it faces across its suite of products, one thing remains true:

Scientists discover way to ‘grow’ tooth enamel

Scientists say they have finally cracked the problem of repairing tooth enamel. Though enamel is the hardest tissue in the body, it cannot

The first car painted with the world’s “blackest black” is deeply unsettling

Though this BMW paint job is a one-off, the company confirms that the experiment could have implications for its future designs. It’s hard to

Google says hackers have put ‘monitoring implants’ in iPhones for years

An unprecedented iPhone hacking operation, which attacked “thousands of users a week” until it was disrupted in January, has been revealed by

Photographer removes smartphones to show dystopic, lonely world

Are you reading this on a handheld device? There’s a good chance you are. Now imagine how’d you look if that device suddenly disappeared. Lonely?

Insiders are selling stock like it's 2007

New York (CNN Business) — The leaders of Corporate America are cashing in their chips as doubts grow about the sustainability of the longest bull

Global heating: ancient plants set to reproduce in UK after 60m years

An exotic plant has produced male and female cones outdoors in Britain for what is believed to be the first time in 60m years. Botanists say the event

Pump Up Your Arms in Less Than 20 Minutes With This Kettlebell Flow

A flow is a series of exercises that connect together seamlessly. The last position of Exercise A becomes the starting point for Exercise B, such as

She’s 63 and living by the beach in Mexico on $1,000 a month: ‘I can’t imagine living in the U.S. again’

Once a food and restaurant writer in Santa Cruz, Calif. , the now-63-year-old struggled to find work roughly a decade ago as journalism increasingly

Danish bank launches world’s first negative interest rate mortgage

A Danish bank has launched the world’s first negative interest rate mortgage – handing out loans to homeowners where the charge is minus 0. 5% a

Fantasy Football 2019: Full Position-by-Position Rankings, Creative Team Names

There is a lot that goes into a successful fantasy season. You have to manage your roster correctly, play the right matchups, work the waiver wire

Deepfake of Bill Hader doing an impression of Tom Cruise will make your brain hurt

The sudden rise in the number and quality of deepfakes is concerning, but then there's this video. A new clip from deepfake creator Ctrl Shift Face

He tried to prank the DMV. Then his vanity license plate backfired big time.

Everyone hates parking tickets. Not everyone, however, is an information security researcher with a mischievous side and a freshly minted vanity

Ron Burgundy's mega-awkward standup act takes over every late night show

The rumour mill went into overdrive earlier this week when it was announced that slots across the five major late-night show had been booked for a