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Ahitectul Horațiu Răcășan (interviu): Despre gradini verticale

Grădini Urbane Comunitare cu Laurențiu Cernat

Transplantare - sediul DGASMB - parte din proiectul Grădini Urbane Comunitare

Ew, A Chair 3-D Printed Out Of Fungus

Fungus as furniture was once reserved for storybooks. Now, a Dutch designer 3-D prints mushrooms and plant matter in a formula for a more sustainable future. Gross or awesome?<p>In children’s storybooks, mushrooms often make great furniture for tiny creatures like fairies, gnomes, and toads (hence …

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900-Year-Old Viking Message Decoded, Reads 'Kiss Me'

The mystery of a 900-year-old Viking message has finally been solved. Cryptologists, put down your cipher devices, because the formerly incomprehensible code that's been haunting your dreams reads in part: "Kiss me."<p>A runic artifact that reads: "Kiss Me". Photographer: Jonas Nordby.<p>The baffling …

PV - Solar to become cheaper than fossil fuels by 2030 according to Fraunhofer report

The study compares the present costs for conversion of different energy forms into electricity and gives a prognosis for the further cost development …

West Virginia water after the spill: 'We do not drink it. My pets do not drink it'

Very little is yet known about the substance that entered the area’s water – and residents feel angry and misled<p>On the morning of 9 January, Twylla Bays pumped a syringe of water into the gastric feeding tube in her 29-year-old daughter Cassy’s abdomen. The reaction was instantaneous and violent: …

Make It: Rustic Hanging Coat Rack DIY

If floor space in your entryway is at a premium, try this simple hanging coat rack idea!<p>All you need is a branch, some rope (Line from the blog Deas …

DIY: Friendship Bracelet chevron rug

You know how friendship bracelets are totally back? Well, I can’t quite bring myself to get into it after 15 years but I love the bright colors, the …

Faux Barn Wood Painting Tutorial

Okay folks, are you ready for the Faux Barn Wood Painting tutorial!?...<p>I ask if you're ready, because there are about a trillion photos. <i>ha!</i> Even …

Sustainable nuclear fusion breakthrough raises hopes for ultimate green energy

Scientists have moved a step closer to achieving sustainable nuclear fusion and almost limitless clean energy<p>• Explaining nuclear fusion: is it the way to cheap energy?<p>US researchers have achieved a world first in an ambitious experiment that aims to recreate the conditions at the heart of the sun …

New trailer for Wally Pfister's Transcendence

After dropping an international trailer and new poster earlier this week, Warner Bros. has now debuted a brand new full-length trailer for …

An Austrian Artist Has Completely Reinvented The Door

YouTube<p>Austrian artist Klemens Torggler has reinvented the door with his latest project.<p>Called the Evolution Door (which we first spotted on the blog Colossal), the 4-panel door opens and closes elegantly as though it's made of pieces of paper. Roggler calls it a "flip panel door" (or …

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7 Of The Weirdest, Most Promising New Jobs In 2014

Cannabis capitalists, cryptocurrency traders, and drone safety experts are among the greatest, strangest new gigs around. Do any of them work for you?<p>For the first time in years, job growth projections aren’t entirely dismal, and plenty of people are itching for a new gig. According to one survey, …

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The Best Ways To Spend A Free 20 Minutes

Don’t think you can do anything meaningful with only a handful of time? Then let us make a few productivity-enhancing, soul-satisfying suggestions.<p>Here’s a deceptively profound question, courtesy of designer-blogger Mike Moloney: what do you do when you have a pocket full of free time? Do you …

Happiness

World's first bitcoin storage vault opens in London

A “deep cold storage” service for bitcoins underwritten by Lloyds of London and offering protection from hackers and accidental loss has launched in the UK<p>A “deep cold storage” service for bitcoins which promises to protect against hackers or accidental loss has launched in London.<p><b>Elliptic Vault</b> …

Bitcoin

Articles about 7 innovations 2014 international ces part one on Dwell.com - Dwell

There's definitely something for everyone at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and this year we spied practical advances in...<p>Jenny Wu, a partner at Oyler Wu Collaborative, documents the process from design through fabrication of their latest...<p>Babies happen. They can even happen in a modern home.<p>…

Prefab Homes

The Many Benefits of Hugelkultur

Hugelkultur, pronounced Hoo-gul-culture, means hill culture or hill mound.<p>Instead of putting branches, leaves and grass clippings in bags by the …

Gardening

Insert Coin: 2013's top 10 crowdfunding projects

An underwater drone that you can control with your tablet or smartphone from up to 300 feet away. Reckon that's worth a pledge of around $200? Plenty of you did, because Ziphius is now a very real thing, thanks to its passionate everyman backers. Galvanized by some <i>very</i> successful projects last …

Move your money from the high street and help to achieve a fairer society

Never mind a new fitness regime for 2014, resolve instead to make things better without a revolution<p>The most significant card I received over the holiday period was one I had to sign myself: a Visa debit for my new current account. It marked the end of a 13-year relationship with my old bank, four …

A Century On, There Are Uncomfortable Parallels With The Era That Led To The First World War

AS NEW YEAR approached a century ago, most people in the West looked forward to 1914 with optimism. The hundred years since the Battle of Waterloo had not been entirely free of disaster--there had been a horrific civil war in America, some regional scraps in Asia, the Franco-Prussian war and the …

Geopolitics

The Kano Build-it-yourself Computer For Kids Raises $1.4M On Kickstarter

Built on top of the Raspberry Pi, Kano is a build-it-yourself computer which launched on Kickstarter with the aim of pulling in $100,000 in crowd funding to get 1,000 of its Kano kits to market by summer 2014. It’s only six hours away from closing its campaign and has raised just over $1.4 million …

Ancient Incest Uncovered in Neanderthal Genome

Data from fossil toe bone points to surprising interbreeding among early humans.<p><b>Data obtained from a Neanderthal woman's toe bone points to incest and inbreeding among early humans, an international genetics team reported on Wednesday.</b><p><b>The fossil's genetic map, or genome, reported from Denisova cave</b> …

Study proves that you can secretly hijack an older Mac's webcam

If you believe common wisdom, it shouldn't be possible to take over most webcams without alerting users. The indicator LED is supposed to be hack-proof, after all. However, a pair of Johns Hopkins researchers have recently published a research paper showing that it's possible to control the camera …

A College Kid Made More Than $24,000 Yesterday Just By Waving This Sign On ESPN

A college student quickly made over $24,000 just by waving this sign on TV.<p>Here's the deal: Yesterday on ESPN's "College GameDay" (an ESPN college football show that's filmed at a different college campus each week) some student held the above sign that has both the Bitcoin logo and a QR code.<p>A QR …

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