Jon Rosswick

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Mills Residence

Emerging out of a steep, rocky hillside, the Mills Residence is the embodiment of International Style. Built in 1955 by architect Willis N. Mills, …

These solar glass blocks would make great skylights for your solar roof

If you’re going to be decking your roof out with solar tiles, there’s a possibility that you may forgo what might be the best placement of a skylight in favor of more solar cell square footage. Luckily solar glass is fast becoming an option, and these clever glass blocks are the best option I’ve …

Clean Energy

Make a Plotter Out of Rulers

Instructables user [lingib] made a clever and inexpensive pen arm plotter that uses plastic rulers for arms. An inspiring sight for anyone without a …

Arduino

Hoverboard Minus the Board!

Who thought that one day you could buy a motorized vehicle that was just slightly larger than a hamburger. Aptly named, the Solowheel Iota is …

Stirling Engine

This desktop Stirling Engine from Sunnytech uses burning alcohol to create an external combustion process that will motor it all the way from China …

VPC’s MongoosT-50 joystick: A rare Russian-style controller for skies or space | Ars Technica

Belarusian stick works with a Thrustmaster Warthog base and comes in a lefty variant.<p>I had an epiphany when Ars Senior Technology Editor Lee …

The World’s Largest Car Vending Machine Was Just Built in Singapore

Plagued with a lack of real estate to house all their luxury supercars in Singapore, Autobahn Motors built the world’s largest car vending machine. …

Ferrari

IDVector Pocket Online Privacy System (video)

Anyone searching for a portable and pocket sized online privacy system to keep them safe, may be interested in a new piece of hardware called the …

Privacy

Muji's Tiny Cabins Can Be Setup Anywhere In The World

Muji Hut<p>Posted in Living<p>One of the key experiences of being human is, at some point, feeling like you need to get far, far away from all other …

Design

Alfa Romeo C18 Concept

Antonio Paglia is an architect and designer working out of Milan who created an Alfa Romeo Concept that’s unbelievable. If the two-tone Alfa Romeo …

Classic Cars

The Stunning Earth Table Was Made From Resin & 50,000 Year Old Wood

For Renzo Piano, the mind behind the New York Times building in Manhattan and London’s Shard, the opportunity to build the Earth Table for Riva 1920 …

Furniture

Kingpin Desktop Mini Bowling Alley

Metal pins, metal ball. I can think of a lot of things that would probably get a strike if I got my hands on a miniature desktop bowling alley.</i> …

2017 Dodge Challenger GT

Posted in Rides and Trucks<p>For 2017, Dodge is rolling out a new variant of the Challenger. The new GT model will be the first 2-door American muscle …

Colorful light to illuminate London's river bridges

The Illuminated River is a public art project that was launched earlier this year. Already funded to the tune of £10 million (US$12.4 million) by …

Westminster Bridge
Drones

The company behind these pocket-sized military surveillance drones just got bought for $134 million

The Black Hornet is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.<p>The leading maker of thermal imaging sensors, Flir, bought a Norwegian drone maker for $134 million, the company announced Wednesday.<p>Flir acquired Prox Dynamics, which makes the Black Hornet, a tiny nano-drone used by the military and …

Drones

Linear Cabin

Overlooking a lake in the Wisconsin backwoods, the Linear Cabin gets its name from its continuous layout. The home consists of three blackened …

Architecture

Slovakian Hidden Bedroom Apartment

Housed in a renovated 18th-century monastery, the Slovakian Hidden Bedroom Apartment uncovers some hidden treasures from its past, while creating …

Interior Design

PurePods Are All Glass Cabins Built In The Middle Of The Wilderness

PurePods Glass Cabins in New Zealand<p>Posted in Living<p>If you are the type who wants to have their cake and eat it, too, these little cabins in new …

New Zealand

Watching A News Feed Of Every Single Gadget In Your Home Is Surprisingly Entertaining

A device that monitors home energy use employs new ways to keep people interested.<p>From work, Mike Phillips can see when his son makes a piece of toast or leaves for school in the morning. Every electrical device in the house–from the toaster and garage door opener to the fridge and lights–shows up …

SIM card gadget lets you leave the second iPhone at home

Too bad Hillary Clinton is busy or she could serve as a celebrity endorser for a Kickstarter campaign sure to interest people whose important lives depend on carrying two smartphones.<p>SIMpro is a credit-card-sized device that serves as a dual-SIM adapter with data connection that can manage two …

Stokkoya Cabin

Set along the Norwegian Sea and built as a small home for a local chef, Stokkoya Cabin is both simple and elegant. The house is laid out such that …

Architecture

Mews House

Sitting on a cobbled street in Highgate, North London, the Mews House uses a neutral palette to create space in a compact area. A pale Wienerberger …

Architecture

Cube House

Although it may appear small in stature, the Cube House uses its geometric form to create a spacious interior with just a modest footprint. Occupying …

Architecture

Reydon Grove Farm

Bordering a working farm on the Suffolk countryside, the Reydon Grove Farm is a flat-roofed adaptation of the classic gabled farmhouse. The home's …

Farming

Rev Houseboat

A house by the water is nice. A house on the water is even better. The Rev Houseboat makes it possible by giving you all of the luxuries of a …

Outdoor Spaces

MDK9 Dog House

If you love your pet, you make sure he has a place of his own to relax. But most doghouses are ugly and standout whether you store them inside or in …

Pets

H3 House

Set in a town on the northern Argentine coast, the H3 House is sophisticated simplicity. The shared summer home is cube-like in shape, with large …

Architecture

Stacked shipping containers form temporary pavilion by People's Architecture Office

People's Architecture Office has used 12 shipping containers to build a temporary, red and yellow pavilion in a fast-growing town in China's Shanxi …

Architecture

Kasita unveils prefabricated tiny houses that slot into "racks" like wine bottles

An Austin-based startup has created a prototype of a prefabricated micro dwelling that can be slotted into a framework like a bottle into a wine rack …

Dot-com