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Daily Inspiration #1845

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 …

Digital Art

Brilliant Door Design Flips Over to Open and Close

Vienna-based Austrian designer Klemens Torggler has crafted a revolutionary piece of architecture that allows one to enter and exit a room by shifting a multi-panel door, known as <i>Evolution Door</i>, to an adjacent position without a floor track. Instead of having to install additional components for a …

Demonstration

The 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, has recently announced its shortlist of winners. This year's contest attracted more than 140,000 entries from 166 countries. The organizers have been kind enough to share some of their shortlisted …

Scientists Discover a Jewel at the Heart of Quantum Physics

Physicists reported this week the discovery of a jewel-like geometric object that dramatically simplifies calculations of particle interactions and …

PowerUp 3.0: Papierflieger mit Smartphone-Steuerung auf wirren Kapitalflugbahnen - Engadget Deutschland

Diese Geschichte ist etwas merkwürdig: Mit dem E-Propeller PowerUp wurden Papierflieger 2011 motorisiert und wir fanden es toll. Mit der nächsten Version PowerUp 3.0 gab´s dann noch die Smartphone-Steuerung für den E-Papierflieger und wir fanden es wieder toll, aber jetzt taucht genau dieses Teil …

“100mph Bike”

<b>May 09.13 – “100mph bike”</b><p>The 100mph bike, speed bike or any one of the working titles that has been used for this project by the people involved. Its …

Health Care

Free Design Resources: UI Kits

I thought it would be a good idea to find more freebies around the web for you guys. These are some very useful UI Kits for those moment when you're …

Freebies

4 Rules to Make STAR WARS Great Again - Animated Open Letter to Abrams

Detachable Prominence

Image of a detached prominence on the Sun. © Alan Friedman.<p>Here’s the latest image of the Sun from photographer Alan Friedman, showing incredible …

Syrische Opposition bezichtigt Assad der Täuschung

15.09.13 – 01:30 min<p>Erstmals seit Beginn des Syrienkonflikts ziehen die USA und Russland an einem Strang. Gemeinsam wollen sie das Regime in Damaskus …

Wallpaper of the Week - Dramatic Shadows

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image created for our last tutorial, Dramatic Shadows in Photoshop CC. The tutorial illustrated how to …

Tutorials

Glass just two atoms thick shatters world record - Futurity

A “pane” of glass so impossibly thin that its individual silicon and oxygen atoms are …

10 Fascinating Photographs that Look Like Paintings

While we've all seen our fair share of hyperrealistic and photorealistic art, or paintings and sculptures that look amazingly like photographs, it's not too often that we come across photos that look like paintings. Throughout the five-plus years we've been around, we've seen these unbelievable …

Mexico City

Functioning Gears Discovered in Legs of Issus Insect

University of Cambridge researchers Malcolm Burrows and Gregory Sutton recently discovered functioning gears in the legs of the <i>Issus</i> “Planthopper” …

University of Cambridge

Food and Drink - Recipes, Inspiration | HuffPost

NSA gibt Daten ungefiltert an Israel weiter

Auch US-Bürger in der Datenschlinge: NSA gibt Daten ungefiltert an Israel weiter<p><b>Der US-Geheimdienst NSA gibt offenbar routinemäßig seine gesammelten</b> …

Husband Wakes Up From Surgery and Sees His Wife as if it Were the Very First Time

“<i>You may be the prettiest woman I’ve ever seen. Are you a model?</i>”<p>Jason Mortensen woke up from major surgery and saw his “eye candy” wife as if it …

Surgery

Microchip Found in Napoleon Bonaparte's Skull

<b>PARIS</b> – Scientists examining the remains of Napoleon Bonaparte admit they are “deeply puzzled" by the discovery of a half-inch long microchip …

DIY Idea: Make a Reclaimed Wood Planter Wall

Move over, wallpaper. Take a hike, paint! There's a new accent wall treatment in town -- and it's green from head to toe.<p>Reclaimed, up-cycled …

TUTORIAL :: How to makeover a boring stool - We Are Scout

I’m guilty of stopping to check out what people are discarding on council collection days. Roxy’s refrain from the back seat is always “Oh …

Kultkicker Hans Sarpei eine Woche Trainer des TuS Bruchhausen

Es ist klingt unglaublich, stimmt aber: Der Arnsberger A-Ligist TuS Bruchhausen wird in der kommenden Woche von Hans Sarpei trainiert. Die Fußballer …

The evolution of the iPhone camera