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16 Best Plants That Thrive In Your Bathroom. Bathrooms deserve to be decorated with lush greenery just like every other room in the house – but it can be tricky to find a plant that thrives here. Low light, high humidity, and warm temperatures mean only certain houseplants will flourish. Keep reading to discover what you need to consider when choosing bathroom flora, and check out 16 great houseplant suggestions for this room. Lighting Many bathrooms have small windows, and some have none at all, which can be challenging when picking plants. Remember that even low light plants require some light to grow, which is why fluorescent light bulbs – which produce wavelengths plants need – are a good idea in the bathroom. Humidity and Temperature Hot running water from showers and baths can cause humidity and temperature levels to rise quickly – conditions which don’t suit many plants, although this explains why some tropical flora do great in bathrooms!

Space and Position 1. The aloe plant just keeps on giving! 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 14 медитаций для маленьких детей. 14 медитаций в игровой форме, которые помогут маленьким детям успокоиться и придти в равновесие. Для детей неестественно медитировать. Они страстно исследуют и испытывают окружающий мир всеми возможными способами. Спокойствие, может показаться, им совершенно чуждо. Но и у детей в жизни бывает стресс (чаще всего потому, что стресс у нас, у ролевых образцов, так что на самом деле больше медитировать нужно взрослым), и медитация может научить их не забывать наслаждаться маленькими радостями и чувствовать миг счастья как оно есть.

Медитация – не достижение Наше общество всегда формулирует цели, но давайте попробуем думать о медитации не как о способе достичь внутреннего покоя, а скорее как о возможности насладиться путешествием и открыть глаза на прекрасный мир вокруг нас — и внутри. Просто, чтобы позволить себе быть. Вот 14 медитаций для маленьких детей, которые можно попробовать. 1. Уложите ребенка на пол и положите ему на лоб маленький камешек, стекляшку или кристалл. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8.

7 лекций от фотографов агентства Magnum. Подборка мастер-классов на русском языке от фотографов легендарного агентства Magnum Photos. Агентство Magnum Photos, основанное в 1947-м по инициативе Анри Картье-Брессона, Роберта Капы и их друзей-коллег, это объединение известных профессиональных фотографов и фотожурналистов, в которое может попасть далеко не каждый. Избрание в качестве постоянного члена агентства — это признание таланта и выдающихся достижений фотографа от мастеров в этой сфере. В этой подборке сотрудники Magnum Photos не обязательно дают советы о том, как лучше делать фотографии или как создать себе имя, но их мастер-классы обязательно вдохновят вас взять камеру в руки. Марк Пауэр Британский фотограф Марк Пауэр — преподаватель фотоискусства в Университете Брайтона и постоянный член Magnum Photos с 2007 года. В своем мастер-классе он рассказывает о том, как правильно подходить к фотопроекту и как поддержать мотивацию, когда он растягивается на много лет. Йонас Бенедиктсен Томас Дворжак Алек Сот Георгий Пинхасов Чжан Цяньци.

Passported | Map It. Classes — UrbanGlass. Youth Classes UrbanGlass offers classes in a variety of glassmaking techniques designed for young artists from 11 to 18 years of age. These workshops are designed to introduce students to this unique material and expand the breadth and depth of their art making activities. Whether you are looking to make your portfolio jump out of the college admissions pile or merely searching for an exciting creative outlet, try one of our weekend glass classes. While these classes are specifically designed for younger students, if they don’t fit your busy schedule please give us a call or send an email, we may be able to include you in some of the adult level classes. Hot Glass Studio Studio glassblowing has recently celebrated its 50th anniversary, commemorating the transition of glass from factories into artist studios as a creative medium.

New This Fall! Flameworking and Neon Studio New This Fall! You can now register for a whole semester of flameworking at a discounted rate. Coldworking Studio. Describe Your Coffee Like a Pro With This Visual Guide. 291 3ShareNew See full-sized image here Buying a cup of coffee no longer just means choosing between a small and a large. In many cafes, coffee is an artisanal import, subject to the same kind of rigorous analysis of taste, texture, and aroma as a fine wine might be. But while you may have a passing familiarity with snooty wine terms—enough to guess about the hints of blackberry or the leathery bouquet—you may not be able to fake your way through a conversation about high-end coffee quite as easily.

A new flavor wheel for coffee can elevate your cafe diction to the next level. Released by the Specialty Coffee Association of America this month, the Coffee Taster’s Flavor Wheel was designed as a way to make coffee tasting more scientific. So in your next round of small talk about the office coffee, skip the caffeine discussion and go straight to the quality of your single-source light roast, which you may describe as having notes of prune or nutmeg, or, in the worst case, petroleum. 20 мудрых истин от Винни-Пуха. 10 советов буддийских монахов, как жить полноценной жизнью. Полноценная жизнь - это гораздо больше, чем красивый дом или современный автомобиль. Буддийские монахи, очевидно, поняли это, потому их главные ценности нематериальные. Редакция uDuba.com знакомит вас с мировоззрением буддистов. 1.Не прекращайте пытаться Худшее, к чему привели нас технологии, это лень. 2.

Фундаментальный принцип монахов - использование интуиции. Все ответы находятся внутри нас; мы просто должны смотреть в верном направлении и доверять себе. 3. Это урок, который осознают немногие. 4. Непостоянство является одним из самых важных буддийских учений и тот, кто поймет его сущность, сможет полностью понять жизнь. 5. Для некоторых людей терпение кажется недосягаемым. 6. Общество имеет способность программировать наше эго. 7. Враг в отражении. 8. Цинично утверждать, что счастье строится только на основе духовной стороны жизни. Семья и друзья, музыка, книги, хобби, все они составляют часть вашего путешествия. 9. 10. Эту простую истину все мы слышали не раз. Заключение. 23 maps and charts on language. By Dylan Matthews on April 15, 2015 "The limits of my language," the philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein once posited, "mean the limits of my world.

" Explaining everything within the limits of the world is probably too ambitious a goal for a list like this. But here are 23 maps and charts that can hopefully illuminate small aspects of how we manage to communicate with one another. The basics Indo-European language rootsMinna Sundberg, a Finnish-Swedish comic artist, created this beautiful tree to illustrate both the relationships between European and central Asian languages generally, as well as a smaller but still striking point: Finnish has less in common with, say, Swedish than Persian or Hindi do. The latter two are Indo-European language, even if they branched off more quickly, whereas Finland is Uralic.

Language divides Bilingualism Who in Europe speaks EnglishMany countries have more than one commonly used language, with many residents learning two or more. English American English. These Wooden Rings Hold Tiny Landscapes. 1996 1ShareNew Canadian jewelry store Secret Wood lets you hold a world in your hands. The store's rings—all made with wood, resin, and beeswax—resemble a unique object or location, from snow forests to rocky lagoons. Reminiscent of the fun jewelry created by Designer Isabell Kiefhaber, each piece is a one-of-a-kind, made to order in about four to five weeks.

You can check out the ring collection here or scroll down to look at a few past creations. [h/t My Modern Met] Blog Archive » Make your own wind organ with recycled bottles. A complaint occasionally heard about wind turbines is that they produce low-frequency sounds that are disturbing to some people. According to an ariticle in The British Wind Energy Association this is just a myth, but what if you like the sounds that wind can make? An amazing range of artistry and invention exists in the world of wind music making.

There is often an eerie quality to the sound, reminiscent of science fiction movies. I like to imagine these wind sounds are the music from the earth gaia herself. The Plastorgan shown in the above photo fascinates me the most because it’s free, keeps some plastic bottles out of the landfill, encourages people to unleash hidden talent, and makes for more interesting neighborhoods. If you want something a bit more sophisticated than plastic bottles then your options are wide open. Explore, Play, Discover: Websites, Activities & More. Search form Search Low-cost, teacher-tested activities for the classroom and the curious. Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.PreviousNext Explore, Play, Discover: Websites, Activities, and More Auroras: Paintings in the Sky Far north in the night sky, a faint glow appears on the horizon.

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Energy from Death Slinky in Hand Make waves without getting wet. Cheshire Cat Pages explore Connect. Listen to These 7 Sound Sculptures. Some art is intended to be viewed—and some art is meant to be heard. These seven examples require the use of both senses. Looming above Burnley, the Singing Ringing Tree is made of galvanized steel pipes. As the wind blows through the pipes, the nearly 10-foot-tall sculpture creates eerie sounds in several octaves.

When it was completed in 2006, the sculpture improved the aesthetic of the area in more ways than one—before architects Mike Tonkin and Anna Liu created the tree, the site was home to an old transmission station. Its rundown brick building and unused telegraph lines were dismantled and reused elsewhere to make room for the sculpture. Like the Singing Ringing Tree, San Francisco’s Wave Organ also uses nature and pipes to make beautiful music. Can’t make it to San Francisco? Visitors can hear the award-winning organ play up to three hours before high tide, and it continues for about two hours after high tide. Here are the affordable housing lotteries that you can apply for now. As the City Council continues to debate Mayor de Blasio’s Mandatory Inclusionary Housing program, there are still scant options for affordable housing in the city.

However, even though future plans for creating below-market rate apartments may be up in the air, there are still a few opportunities for those currently looking to apply for a reasonably-priced apartment. Here are all of the current open applications on NYC Housing Connect. All of the listings use the same application form that you'll only have to complete one time. 1. North Brooklyn Opportunities, LP (North Brooklyn) DEADLINE: March 8 2. 3. 149 Kent Apartments (Williamsburg) DEADLINE: April 11 4. 5. 250 Ashland Place (Fort Greene) DEADLINE: April 11 6. 7. 8.

If you can set aside some extra time to file individual applications, here are some more affordable housing opportunities across the city that are currently accepting applications, most of them on an ongoing basis. 1. 2. 3. 3880 Orloff Avenue (Riverdale, The Bronx) 4. 13. Архитектура Антипотребления Home. Self-Compassionate Letter | Practice | Greater Good in Action. Dorothy - Shop. Found Fallen Tree Branch is Repurposed into Beautifully Unconventional Shelving.

Sebastian Errazuriz’s one-of-a-kind shelving unit called Bilbao proves that inspiration can come from simply stepping outside your front door. Created using a found tree branch, the artist retrieved the fallen limb from a Santiago street and took it back to his workshop. There, he twisted, turned, and readapted it, allowing the giant branch to hug a flat wall and live its new life as an unconventional shelf. The natural shape of the tree dictated a majority of Errazuriz’s design choices, but he did take a few liberties with its appearance. He sanded down any rough edges and lacquered over the wood in a black finish with a matte sheen. The form itself is very organic, but with these simple additions, it now looks modern and polished—a striking statement piece for any room. In the past, Errazuriz has created other tree-inspired furniture: Why You Only Need 37 Items in Your Closet | Introducing the capsule wardrobe from Unfancy. Cary Bayer's | Success Aerobics. Hopper - When to Fly and Buy.

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