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Urban sculpture: Berlin show celebrates Jurgen Mayer H's expressive architecture

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Architecture

W Chair – the Truly Ergonomic Desk Chair

Price: $336.60If you’re going to sit in a chair for eight hours a day you should be doing it right. Sit more comfortably and healthily with the W …

Ergonomics

Artists design iconic architecture using only gingerbread and candy

The designs of such architects as Frank Lloyd Wright and I.M. Pei are unmistakable — most people would recognize the Louvre or Guggenheim Museum anywhere and in any medium. For better or worse, so is the Candyland-esque aesthetic of the gingerbread houses people see around the holidays. Artists …

A Map Of Winds All Over The World

See high-speed winds and cyclones over the sea.<p>Aeolus, is that you? This is a map of winds on Earth, created from a mathematical model made by NASA. Scientists ran a complete simulation using the model, representing the movement of winds and other atmospheric phenomena on Earth from May 2005 to May …

'Parametricism' film by Patrik Schumacher and Rosey Chan

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Design

Did Ancient Climate Change Drive Human Evolution?

A new study argues that climate oscillations in East Africa resulted in human migration and adaptation.<p>Millions of years ago, slow changes in the Earth's orbit changed the climate in East Africa dramatically. Every 20,000 years ago, the region vacillated between very dry and very wet periods. These …

Dynamic Modern Superyachts by Zaha Hadid

In collaboration with Hamburg-based shipbuilders Blohm+Voss, world-renowned architect Zaha Hadid has revealed a design project to create six different superyachts. The London-based architect conceptualized a 128-meter yacht that served as the inspiration for five smaller (90m) luxury boats known as</i> …

The Most Depressing Climate Change Visualizations From Today's IPCC Report

See where Earth is heating up.<p>Remember that leaked draft of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report that gave us "stronger-than-ever evidence that global warming is driven by human activity"? Well, the real deal is out, and guess what: It's still our fault.<p>Today the IPCC …

Γεωμηχανική, ο «μόνος τρόπος» να αναστραφεί η κλιματική αλλαγή

Ακόμα κι αν μηδενίσουμε αύριο τις εκπομπές αερίων του θερμοκηπίου, η θερμοκρασία του πλανήτη θα παραμείνει αυξημένη για αιώνες ή χιλιετίες, …

Modernism In Motion: Le Corbusier's Architectural Philosophy, Animated

Le Corbusier: Whether you agree with his principles or fume at them, his influence on contemporary architecture cannot be overemphasized. His obsession with the industrial, such as urban plans that featured the automobile, made him one of the pioneers of modern architectural history.<p>Even now, his …

H αντιμετώπιση της κλιματικής αλλαγής «θα αποτρέψει εκατομμύρια θανάτους

Η μείωση των εκπομπών αερίων του θερμοκηπίου σε παγκόσμιο επίπεδο θα μπορούσε να προλάβει 1,4 ως 3 εκατ. θανάτους ως το τέλος του αιώνα, σύμφωνα με …

Spectacular Aerial Illusion of an Underwater Waterfall

Approximately 1,200 miles off the southeast coast of Africa lies an island nation known as Mauritius that gives off the illusion of an underwater waterfall at the southwestern tip of the island. The visually deceiving impression, created in the water due to the runoff of sand and silt deposits, is …

Αφρικανική σκόνη, ευχή και κατάρα για την Αμερική

Η αφρικανική σκόνη δεν επηρεάζει μόνο την Ελλάδα. Τεράστια σύννεφα σκόνης από τη Σαχάρα διασχίζουν κάθε χρόνο τον Ατλαντικό μεταφέροντας αιωρούμενα …