Monthly Archives: November 2012

Portraits of Famous Writers and Their Pets

Mark Twain with kitten. “Some people scorn a cat and think it not an essential; but the Clemens tribe are not of these.” – Mark Twain Check out this wonderful article on The Atlantic’s website with photos of famous authors with … Continue reading

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Architecture Gone to the Dogs

    At Architecture for Dogs, a project initiated by architects and designers, they take the human / animal (dog) bond seriously. At their new website launched just last week, they present 13 new designs created by some of the … Continue reading

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Looking for a New Form of Entertainment?

Check out the Kitten Cam from Purrfect Pals in Arlington, Washington. “Founded on the belief that every cat matters, Purrfect Pals provides a no-kill sanctuary, foster and hospice care for homeless cats.  We work to end overpopulation through humane education, … Continue reading

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Congratulations Josh!

  Congratulations to our own Josh Young, one of the eight University of Colorado at Denver graduate students who designed and built this home in the Navajo Nation. The 745 square-foot Nakai House was built from recycled materials for a … Continue reading

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This Just In: Cuteness Helps Concentration

  A new study conducted by researchers at Hiroshima University in Japan shows that people experience higher levels of concentration after looking at pictures of puppies and kittens. In their paper entitled “Power of Kawaii” (the Japanese word for cute), … Continue reading

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