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Fish in the Furniture | The New York Times Novelty aquariums made into a table, a bar or the basin of a sink can add a certain design element to the home.

The Greenbrier Regains its Glamour | The Charleston Gazetter

A fountain in the shape of a scallop shell is the centerpiece of the divided staircase leading down into the Casino Club.

Exhibit Lights Up World Around Us | Chicago Sun Times

Flashing with fluorescent colors and pulsing with rock music, the Museum of Science and Industry’s newest permanent exhibit takes on the industrial-strength topic of how oil gets turned into everyday products like plastic wrap or gym shoes.