The MIT Media Lab Made a Camera That Records Scents

When Manisha Mohan moved from India to Boston for the graduate program at MIT’s Media Lab, she struggled with homesickness. She missed the chatter of […]

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Five Homes for Sale in Massachusetts with Beautiful Murals

While they’ve adorned the homes of royalty for centuries, it seems wall murals are a bit of a lost art. Take the Bergl rooms in Austria’s Schönbrunn Palace, […]


Your Children Could Learn to Control Their Emotions with a Video Game

A clinical trial underway at Massachusetts General Hospital is teaching children how to use video games in a brand new way. The technique, called RAGE-control, helps kids […]

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Keep These Easter Accessories All Year Round

Easter’s hues of candy-colored pinks, pastel blues, and vibrant greens have arrived on the heels of some much-needed sunshine. But just because the Easter bunny […]

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An Online Furniture Marketplace Just Expanded to Boston

Spring is a time of clearing out the old to make way for the new. So it’s fitting, then, that online home decor marketplace Viyet […]

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Keep This St. Patrick’s Day Decor All Year Round

The green-tinted joy of St. Patrick’s Day only comes once a year, but that doesn’t mean your Irish spirit has to fade in the months […]


Snack Attack: Superfood Sushi at Pressed

Kick the spicy tuna roll to the side for Pressed Boston’s take on the traditional Japanese dish: superfood sushi. Made with intense black rice, silky sweet […]


Snack Attack: Escargot Toast at Frenchie

A tough and chewy pile of snails can ruin a restaurant experience. At the South End’s newest, Frenchie, however, the escargot passes with flying colors. This version comes out […]

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Before and After: A Somerville Kitchen Gets a Bright and Modern Update

Home is where the heart is. But the heart of the home? That’d be the kitchen—the place where everyone ends up gathering. This never used to […]

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Six Greenery-Inspired Accessories from Shops Around Town

Last year, Pantone declared the soft shades of rose quartz and blue serenity as colors of the year. But this year, fans of the authority on color have […]

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Five Festive Loveseats to Curl Up on This Valentine’s Day

1. Nelson Marshmallow Sofa Consider this funky sofa one way to shake things up this year. The Nelson Marshmallow sofa was designed by George Nelson and […]

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Take This Free Architecture Course, Courtesy of Harvard

The study of architecture may conjure images of construction, math, and precision, but an introductory course at Harvard is prepared to introduce architecture to you […]