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Articles about must see modern beach houses fire island tour on Dwell.com - Dwell

A sneak preview of the modern house tours coming to Fire Island this summer, including the work of architects Horace Gifford,...<p>DAS Studio Architects tackled the improvements to this 1964 home on Fire Island, just south of Long Island, New York.<p>Two of the worst hurricanes in New York history …

Core77 Design Awards 2013 Honorees: Consumer Products, Part One

Over the next few weeks we will be highlighting award-winning projects and ideas from this past year's 2013 Core77 Design Awards. We will be …

Washing Machines

Triumph Bonneville “72 Mono Racer” from Loaded Gun Customs - The Fox Is Black

I don’t know much (nothing, really) about motorcycles, so I don’t post about them often, but this “72 Mono Racer” from Loaded Gun Customs is too cool …

KEYRING

Made of recycled leather, <i>Keyring</i> is a smart and simple key fob that holds your phone in horizontal or vertical position. Design by Alain Berteau, the …

Voice Tunnel, In the Gloaming

<b>Sponsored content:</b><p>For over 80 years, Manhattan's Park Avenue Tunnel has been shuttered to pedestrian traffic. That is, until the Department of Transportation's Summer Streets program commissioned artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer to unveil the space as an interactive light and sound exhibition. Voice …

A Closer Look At Elon Musk's Much-Hyped Hyperloop

You can thank brainy billionaire Elon Musk's Hyperloop proposal for bringing electro-magnetic-powered transportation and the linear induction motor back into the public consciousness.<p>The Hyperloop is a system for really-really rapid transit. If built, Musk claims it can carry people about 800 miles …

Mother Nature talks nanotech: quantum dots

Xiaohu Gao, University of Washington Xiaohu Gao, University of Washington Xiaohu Gao/University of Washington/Eurekalert<p>Quantum dots, suspended in liquid, absorb white light and re-emit it in a specific colour depends on the particle size. Photograph: Xiaohu …

Bubble lens bends nano beam of light

<b>PENN STATE (US) —</b> Using a few tiny liquid bubbles to bend light beams could open the doors for next-generation, high-speed circuits and displays, …

Nanotech

This is China’s chance to lead the way to sustainability

<b>MICHIGAN STATE (US) —</b> China’s status as a global leader in carbon dioxide emissions gives it a unique opportunity to also be a leader in slashing …

Michigan State University

Is Hair In Food A Health Risk?

A dermatologist investigates<p>Finding a hair in your spaghetti is gross, no question. But it is not, for the most part, a health threat. It's so benign that the Food and Drug Administration in its Food Code guidelines doesn't even place a limit on strands per plate. The FDA has received no reports of …

6 Sky Events This Week: Perseids Peak, Cosmic Triangle and Rising Mars

<b>This week, skywatchers will be spoiled with jam-packed skies: meteors raining down, a moon-planet-star triangle and a large asteroid flyby.</b><p><b>Meteor Shower Peaks.</b> The year’s best-known celestial event officially peaks at 6 p.m. GMT Monday, August 12, when the Perseid meteor shower will produce …

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