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Space Pod / Studio B Architecture + Interiors

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in a walkable, transitional neighborhood near an urban downtown corridor, Space Pod - a nickname …

Architecture

A New Web Platform on Architecture and Design Has Launched

The digital platform rocagallery.com, a project from Roca, aims to be a reference point for design and architecture to news and thought, with more …

Architecture

NASA finds 3D-printed houses we could use on Mars

Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and more talk big about getting humans on Mars. NASA , meanwhile, sorts out what those new Martians are going to live <i>in</i>.<p>The space agency last week announced five finalist teams who've designed sustainable shelters for Mars' atmosphere and landscape, designs capable of being …

Northwestern University

An industrial designer from Australia makes foldable stairs that are perfect for small apartments

Zev Bianchi is an industrial designer in Australia. He designs compact furniture pieces for small spaces. He came up with the idea when he lived in a …

Industrial Designer

Top architecture and design jobs this week include Apple and Zaha Hadid Architects

Our pick of the best architecture and design opportunities on Dezeen Jobs this week include positions with technology brand Apple and architecture …

Architecture

Propelling deep space flight with a new fuel source, Momentus prepares for liftoff

Mikhail Kokorich, the founder of Momentus, a new Y Combinator-backed propulsion technology developer for space flight, hadn’t always dreamed of going to the moon.<p>A physicist who graduated from Russia’s top-ranked Novosibirsk University, Kokorich was a serial entrepreneur in who grew up in Siberia …

Space Travel

45 Construction Terms & Concepts All Architects Should Know

For most recent graduates, it quickly becomes evident that what you learn in architecture school is not necessarily enough to become a confident …

Sacha Baron Cohen tricked these politicians into supporting a fake guns-for-kids program

Before we'd even seen Sacha Baron Cohen's new show, politicians including former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin had announced they'd been …

Spiders fly on the currents of Earth’s electric field

Spiders don’t have wings, but they can fly across entire oceans on long strands of silk. For more than a century, scientists thought it was the wind …

Student debt: how the government's Hecs changes will affect you

From Sunday, thousands of students and graduates across the country will have to start paying off their debts earlier than expected.<p>In the coming financial year, which starts on 1 July, anybody earning $52,000 or more a year will have to start paying off their student debts, which for most domestic …

Creative Negative Space Examples That Will Leave Your Mind & Eyes Beguiled

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Video screenshot via ManvsMachine<br>It’s now been established that you cannot take everything at face …

Tensile Structures: 11 Edgy Images Under Strain

Capable of transforming a facade or shaping a sculptural roof form, tensile structures test the limits of our imagination (and understanding of …

Tesla Solar Roof: 8 Things You Don't Realize Until You Own One

You will become internet-famous.<p>In April, Amanda Tobler took a risk. She switched on her newly-installed Tesla Solar Roof on her house San Jose, …

Tesla

Mexican Houses That Show the Many Ways to Use Bricks

This week we present a selection of the best images of brick houses published on our site. These 11 Mexican projects reveal the diversity of …

Designer Creates 365 Quirky Typographic Logos With Hidden Symbols In A Year

<i>Image via Daniel Carlmatz and featured with permission</i><p><b>A logo is</b> one way for a business to channel its vision and purpose.<p><b>Many of the</b> most well-known …

"No architect today is capable of buildings like Luis Barragán's"

The sensual and autobiographical qualities of the house Mexican architect Luis Barragán built for himself are rarely found in today's buildings, says …

This Timeline Shows The Entire History of The Universe, And Where It's Headed

This is how we'll die.<p>If you're the type of person who sometimes wakes up at 3am and lies in bed trying to wrap your tiny mind around the achingly …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

Take Back Control of Your Wi-Fi Connection with This Incredible Tool

Netspot Pro helps you analyze and optimize your wireless network like never before.<p>Wireless internet is one of the great inventions of our time. It’s …

Experts say Tesla has repeated car industry mistakes from the 1980s

GM spent billions on a mostly fruitless attempt to automate carmaking.<p>Production had been halted for much of last week in Tesla's car factory in …

The Human Brain Can Create Structures in Up to 11 Dimensions

"We found a world that we had never imagined."<p>Last year, neuroscientists used a classic branch of maths in a totally new way to peer into the …

The Brain

Mystery of sea nomads' amazing ability to freedive is solved

The secret behind the ability of a group of “sea nomads” in Southeast Asia to hold their breath for extraordinary periods of time while freediving to hunt fish has finally been revealed – and it’s down to evolution.<p>The Bajau people are able to dive tens of metres underwater with no conventional …

Biology

Why New York City Stopped Building Subways

Nearly 80 years ago, a construction standstill derailed the subway’s progress, leading to its present crisis. This is the story, decade by decade.<p>In the first decades of the 20th century, New York City experienced an unprecedented infrastructure boom. Iconic bridges, opulent railway terminals, and …

Urban Design

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

Abandoned Buildings

What Did Ancient Romans Do Without Toilet Paper?

We’ve all been caught unawares by our digestive tract at one time or another.<p>It happened to the Nash family several months ago. We were nearing the …

Ancient Rome

Grid System Behind Logo Design

If you love of using a grid systems for every logo design you create, including marks and icons, Kareem Magdi got you covered. He shared a set of …

America Takes the Next Step Toward Tyranny

Every now and again, when I find myself buried in the latest blizzard of invariably disturbing news emanating from the Trump White House, I go back …

india's 'statue of unity' will be twice the height of lady liberty

<b>construction for what is to be the tallest statue in the world broke ground 36 months ago, and as of now, march 2018, its infrastructure is taking</b> …

India

Herzog & de Meuron reveals plans for "horizontal skyscrapers" in Moscow

Herzog & de Meuron has unveiled plans for two apartments blocks built on stilts, as part of its redevelopment of an abandoned brewery on the banks of …

Get a peek inside Zaha Hadid’s futuristic High Line condo, now complete

A new set of photos show off some of the futuristic building’s amenity spaces<p>A news series of photos, captured by photographers Hufton+Crown, have surfaced that showcase the swooping West Chelsea condo at 520 West 28th Street, designed by the late Zaha Hadid. The photos focus building’s facade and …