It's no secret that some of the things we learn in school, as well as common conventional wisdom, are actually fabrications. Still, these myths are hard to dispel because they’re so ingrained in our society and general understanding of the world at large. How many times, for instance, have you been told not to eat before you go swimming?
Since 1936, the first Sunday of September has seen the streets of a small Netherlandish town transform into a stage for...
Inspired by “observed and collected fragments of strangeness,” Tokyo-based illustrator Haruka Shinji has come up with a creative way to share found...
We've all heard of a bed so comfortable you never want to leave, but what about a bed that's super functional? We've found the ultimate bed, one that not only looks cool, but is packed with ingenious design features to ensure you'll never want to leave. Sold across a wide variety of Asian retailers, this modular bed is fully customizable and has endless amounts of storage. Want to charge your gadgets while you sleep? No problem.
Across the world, millions of people celebrate Easter in a variety of ways.
Who said school supplies have to be boring?
Every month, makers from across the world are producing new and exciting products. From ceramic mugs that are bursting with crystals to terrarium lamp bases, there are no limits to the creativity of things we find. In addition to sharing some of them on My Modern Met, we also feature an ever-growing collection of incredible objects through our companion site, My Modern Met Selects.
Talented tattooist and self-described “astral ruffian” Pony Reinhardt creates fanciful tattoos inspired by a range of flora and fauna.
From the outside, this 6-bedroom, 7-bathroom home may look like a standard suburban residence.
North Carolina-based builders Deltec have designed a series of prefabricated homes with sustainability in mind. Their Renew Collection features nine different models that are net-zero energy, meaning the amount of energy these homes use is roughly equal to the amount of renewable they energy produce. In addition to being eco-friendly, Deltec's homes are also affordable, with kits starting at under $100,000.
Estonian artist Igor Loskutow is an award winning master of chainsaw art.
Artists regularly find inspiration from their surroundings.