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FYI: Can Wireless Electricity Kill People?

Probably not. Even when it's nipping at our toes, wireless electricity is pretty safe. In 1899, Serbian engineer Nikola Tesla built a 142-foot-tall, 12-million-volt electric coil in Colorado Springs and transmitted electricity wirelessly across 25 miles, illuminating 200 lamps with the charge. …

Green Berry tea bags (j) Pure origami essence reflected in a tea bag. Designer Natalia Ponomareva.

French artist Olivier Grossetête used three enormous helium balloons to float a rope bridge over a lake in Tatton Park, a historic estate in north-west England. Though visitors weren’t allowed to use the bridge, it would theoretically be strong enough to hold the weight of a person, according to Grossetête.”My artistic work tries to make alive the poetry and dreams within our everyday life,” added Grossetête. (o

in Istanbul

#House T- Architect: Hiroyuki Shinozaki. Location: Tokyo, Japan. Year built: 2012.

The power of words

UNStudio Collector's #Loft, New York, USA

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Lunar Cubit: Gigantic Solar Pyramids to Power Abu Dhabi

The motto of these sleek black pyramids is “Renewable Energy Can Be Beautiful.” No, the Luxor Casino in Las Vegas did not suddenly develop a green …

Controlled Tornadoes Create Renewable Energy

Tornadoes may be destructive, but even funnel clouds have a silver lining. Inspired by the process that creates natural twisters, electrical engineer …

The Electricity-Free Biobulb Uses Bacteria to Glow in the Dark

Technology has come a long way since Edison patented the light bulb back in 1880. A group of undergraduates at the University of Wisconsin-Madison …

Fractal Mineral Space by Pascal Petit (j) via


Daniel Buren

#3D foam #sculptures by Kazuki Yamamoto

#Staircase #Shelves by Danny Kuo

Pages Chair by Noriko Hashida (6474 Design) (r)

#Pool in AYANA #Resort and Spa, Bali, Indonesia

Chris Anderson: Free - The Future of a Radical Price

"Chris Anderson's Free unpacks a paradox of the online marketplace--people making money charging nothing. What was once just a marketing gimmick has …

Microscopic bunny could help fight brain disorders

Japanese researchers have demonstrated a new type of resin that could be used in 3D micro-electrodes that interface with the brain. With the material, it's possible to micro-sculpt tiny objects that hold their shape after being "carbonized" at 800 degrees Celsius, which increases electrical …

Voyager 1 Entered Weird Region In Space Last Summer

New papers describe an unexpected boundary region at the edge of the influence of the Sun.<p>Voyager 1 entered a strange and unexpected part of space within the solar system last August, scientists announced in three papers published yesterday.<p>A few different effects mark the area, which astronomers …

verner panton living tower, 1968 Wooden frame, upholstery over foam Made in Germany by Vitra "Most people spend their lives living in dreary, beige conformity, mortally afraid of using colors. The main purpose of my work is to provoke people into using their imagination and make their surroundings more exciting." -Verner Panton

The most detailed observations yet of the material surrounding a black hole have surprised scientists, who say the observations conflict with common theories about black holes. This artist’s impression shows the surroundings of the supermassive black hole at the heart of the active galaxy NGC 3783.

Whole human brain mapped in 3D

Ten-year 'BigBrain' effort yields 1-trillion-byte atlas of fine-scale cerebral anatomy.

Cancer drug reverses Alzheimer’s effects in mice

<b>U. PITTSBURGH (US) —</b> The cancer-fighting drug bexarotene reverses memory loss in mice expressing gene mutations linked to human Alzheimer’s disease, …

Solar cell advance for copolymer ‘bands’

<b>RICE / PENN STATE (US) —</b> Scientists have created solar cells based on block copolymers, self-assembling organic materials that arrange themselves …

‘Lotus effect’ paper repels oil and water

<b>GEORGIA TECH (US) —</b> Modified paper that repels all fluids could lead to new biomedical diagnostics and cheaper, more sustainable packaging …

Nano web trips up bed bugs

<b>STONY BROOK (US) —</b> A new non-chemical solution literally stops bed bugs in their tracks.<p>The web consists of microfibers 50 times thinner than a human …