Time Is on My Site
In Galileo’s day, men counted their pulses to tell time. In 2 A.D., Ptolemy, who understood more about the movements of the sun and the earth than most of us do today, designed a tool called the quadrant that, by measuring heaven and earth, brought the infinite scale of the universe into the palm of the hand.
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- Relying on local materials, local craftsmen, and the land her family has farmed for over two centuries, a New Yorker rediscovers her Midwestern roots.
- Most beachfront houses treat the ocean as part of the visual landscape with panoramic views and wraparound balconies.
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- On a lakeside plot outside Toronto, four friends forge a new kind of vacation house.
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- On opening night of Dwell on Design 2014 in Los Angeles, American industrial designer