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Distant Black Hole’s Spin Clocked - Sky & Telescope

<b>A new measurement could be the farthest back in time astronomers have ever reached when measuring a black hole’s spin.</b><p>The quasar Q2237+0305 is split …

Astrophysics

Buell X1 by Sartorie Meccaniche

I’ve always loved Buell’s streetfighter models for their combative stance and no-nonsense ergonomics. In stock form they’re bare-bones, purpose built machines—devoid of any superfluous add-ons and powered by 1203cc of Milwaukee muscle.<p>They’re an acquired taste though, and some—like the X1 …

Motorcycles

Krugger hits the BMW K1600 for six

The BMW K1600 is a touring machine <i>par excellence</i>. It has six cylinders, seven computers, multiple drive modes and adaptive headlights. It’s the kind of machine that sends journalists into raptures, and wins Motorcycle Of The Year awards.<p>It is not, however, a bike that anyone in their right mind …

Motorcycles

The BMW Scrambler: a missed opportunity?

BMW’s off-road heritage is peerless. The R80G/S was the forerunner of modern-day adventure bikes, and in the 1980s, the Bavarians scored four hard-won Paris-Dakar trophies.<p>So why hasn’t BMW ever built a classic scrambler? A few years ago, the Germans dipped their toes into the enduro market with …

Motorcycles

vis-a-vis: A Park Bench with Opposing Views

Designed by Charles O. Job, the vis-a-vis bench is a bench that’s not like most benches on the market. Produced by ABES Public Design, the outdoor …

Win an Artek 611 Chair!

Artek is offering up FIVE of their 611 chairs designed by Alvar Aalto in birch with black webbing to FIVE lucky Design Milk readers.<p><b>Rules:</b> To enter, …

Once a Garage, Now a Light-Filled Home in Amsterdam

This Amsterdam-based home used to be a garage before i29 interior architects got ahold of it. Now it’s a light-filled space with a long, pitched …

Maya Lin Wins $300,000 Gish Prize

Maya Lin has been selected to receive the 21st Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize, a $300,000 award presented annually to “a man or woman who has made an …

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Interior Design

Coin All-in-One Credit Card

We’re always looking for thinner wallets to avoid sporting a Costanza. Unfortunately a paper thin wallet usually only accommodates a few essentials.. …

The Fountainhead: Everything That's Wrong with Architecture

<i>Howard Roark, the fictional architect envisioned by Ayn Rand in The Fountainhead, has possibly done more for the profession in the past century than</i> …

Architecture

Kimbell Art Museum Expansion / Renzo Piano Building Workshop

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Kimbell Art Museum’s original building was designed by Louis Kahn in 1972. The new building by RPBW …

Design

Heydar Aliyev Center / Zaha Hadid Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> As part of the former Soviet Union, the urbanism and architecture of Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan on …

Photographers

Laboratory Design: It's Time for a Breakthrough

As science continues to propel forward, it seems that the architecture to support scientists and their advancements is falling behind. The problem of …

Science

Team Hired to Photograph Florida's Beaches for Google Street View Traumatized by Nudists

Modern Pin-Up Beauties Flaunt Dresses Made Out of Milk

London-based artist Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz blends modern interpretations of the classic pin-up girl with high-speed liquid photography. Founder of AurumLight Studio, Wieczorkiewicz produced this playful concept, entitled <i>Milky Pin-Ups</i>, in which gorgeous models flaunt chic liquid dresses made out of …

Stylish

One Giant Leap: Frog Photobombs NASA Spacecraft Launch Photo | Colossal

<p>In one one of the more bizarre photobombs ever, NASA released a photograph of what appears to be a frog that may have attempted, and subsequently …

Beautiful Houses: The Deck House

This week we will show you the breathtaking Deck House in Pahang, Malaysia, a project by Choo Gim Wah Architect. We couldn't find details about the …

Architecture

The Black and White Photography of Benoit Courti | Colossal

<p>French photographer Benoit Courti worked for years as a music composer before shifting his career toward professional portrait and art photography …

Antarctica

Daily Inspiration #1552

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Selling Nokia Was Hard Emotionally, but Right Thing to Do, Says Interim CEO

Nokia’s interim CEO said Tuesday that selling the company’s phone business was hard emotionally, but clearly the right move for Nokia.<p>“Selling …

Mobile Technology

Architecture Student Converts Old Bus into Comfy Mobile Home Complete with Repurposed Gym Floor | Colossal

<p>I don’t know about you, but few exciting things ever transpired for me on a school bus. It always smelled like gas fumes, and its primary purpose …