Saturday, 7 September 2013

Snippets of News From Around the World (7/9)

Infographic: Why Is The Internet Ruled By Kittens & Bacon - Hope this answers the question.

A 300-Year-Old House Transformed Into A Minimalist Modern Home - Located in the ancient port city of Jaffa, Israel, the recently renovated property is a beautiful mix of the old and the new—known for their minimalist approach, the architectural firm has managed to keep the historical feel of the house without turning it into a time capsule.

Leonardo da Vinci: Facts & Biography - Leonardo da Vinci, perhaps most noted as an artist, was also an architect, inventor and chronicler of science, among other outlets for his talents.

Have Your Picture Taken With Hong Kong's (Smog-Free) Skyline - The novel solution appears after China's "Airpocalypse" in January and highlights, as the International Business Times points out, the "rapidly deteriorating air quality" in the country that has "stuck like smog on the minds of global travelers"

World’s Most Beautiful Trees Photography - Many beautiful trees :)