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A rendering of the proposed floating park, called Diller Island, in Manhattan, New York.

Billionaire Barry Diller has plans to build a $250 million floating park in New York City, and the designs look incredible

After New York governor Andrew Cuomo stepped in, the plan to build a floating park on the Hudson is back on.
A PassivDom house.

A robot can print this $64,000 house in as few as 8 hours — take a look inside

A new robotics and housing startup, called Passivdom, builds houses using 3D printers. The frame of its smallest model can be 3D printed in about eight hours.
Business Insider US editor in chief Alyson Shontell interviews PayPal cofounder Max Levchin for our podcast "Success! How I Did It."

20 podcasts that will make you smarter

Here are the best podcasts teaching us right now, from "The Tim Ferriss Show" to "Radiolab."

A guide to bezels, the hotly-contested smartphone feature that’s dividing designers

Critics are divided over smartphone design. Bezels or no?
A rendering of Hope on Alvarado in Los Angeles, California.

Homeless people in Los Angeles will live in this stunning apartment complex made from shipping containers — take a look inside

Los Angeles will house some of its homeless population in this stunning micro-apartment complex.
A rendering of Perch Harlem, Manhattan's first passive rental building.

One of Manhattan’s latest luxury apartment buildings has an amenity that cost-conscious residents will love

Harlem in Manhattan is getting its first passive rental building, meaning it's extremely energy-efficient. Residents save on energy costs, but rent's not cheap.
A rendering of tiny homes for the homeless in San José, California.

The world’s largest architecture firm is creating a $2 million tiny home village for California’s homeless

Politicians in San Jose plan to house the city's homeless in these sleek cabins. It's one of many metros considering tiny homes as a temporary housing solution.

A startup is printing giant photos of Earth from space, and they’re gorgeous

A group of scientists, architects, and engineers called My Orbiter is selling printed satellite photos of Earth from space that you can hang in your home.
A rendering of two of nine floating villas by Waterstudio in Zeewolde, Netherlands.

These half-million-dollar floating villas can withstand Category 4 hurricanes

Construction on nine floating homes in the Netherlands will finish this month. Designed by Waterstudio, the villas are designed to withstand storms.

Mexican designers envision a Trump border wall that could take 16 years to build

Designers and architects from Estudio 3.14 created renderings of Donald Trump's proposed wall to mock him.