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An Artificial Reef For Any Seafloor

One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards<p>2015 Invention Award Winner<p>Category: Environment<p><b>Inventor:</b><p>Alex Goad<p><b>Company:</b><p>Reef Design Lab<p><b>Invention:</b><p>Modular Artificial Reef Structure<p><b>Development Cost To Date:</b><p>$11,500<p><b>Maturity:</b><p>4/5<p>During a 2011 trip to Miami, Alex Goad went scuba diving and …

5 Of The Most Horrifying Mouths In Nature

You didn't want to sleep tonight, right?<p>Today, researchers published a study in the journal <i>Palaeontology</i> that they had discovered the structure of the microscopic teeth of an animal that lived 500 million years ago. This wouldn't ordinarily be news outside the paleontology* community, except that …

Steak Cuts 101: Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Meat

If you call yourself a carnivore but don’t know the difference between a New York strip and a filet mignon, this handy video by foodie site Eater breaks down types of steak cuts nice and simply, helping you impress all your butcher friends.<p>It explains cow anatomy with illustrations styled like …

Beautiful Houses: Glebe House

Today we will show you the beautiful Glebe House in Sydney, Australia, a project by Nobbs Radford Architects. This place is great. The materials, …

Exquisite Photos of the Infamous Portuguese Man O' War

Who does not squirm when they first hear that a Portuguese man o’ war is in their midst? Dreaded and steered clear of by beach-goers around the …

Lost At The Museum? This Ingenious 3-D Map Makes Navigation A Cinch

Navigating 2-D floorplans might be the most annoying part of visiting museums. The 3-D Paper Pathfinder makes finding galleries easy.<p>Most major museums are a nightmare to navigate, and typically all you get to help you find your way is a flat map covered in tiny print and confusing numbered …

Street Photography on Instagram by @Trashhand

Trashhand is a street photographer from Chicago and he is one of my very favorite photographers to follow on instagram. His photos are a great mix of …

Articles about ceramics artist know matthias kaiser on Dwell.com - Dwell

Vienna-based potter Matthias Kaiser blends Japanese ceramics technique with quirky modernism.<p>One of our favorite booths at Dwell on Design 2012 was BKB Ceramics, a company—well, an artisan really—based in Joshua Tree,...<p>Photographs and Knoll brochures from the 1980s shed light on the art direction …

Fresh From The Dairy: Cozy Duvet Covers

<i>In an ongoing effort to support independent artists from around the world, Design Milk is proud to partner with Society6 to offer The Design Milk</i> …

Ron Arad is one of few contemporary designers with art collector appeal, says French auctioneer

An auction taking place during Parisian art fair FIAC next week will cement Ron Arad's reputation as one of the only collectible contemporary …

Daily Inspiration #1904

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

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Pool exhibits geometric furniture in former school for Biennale Interieur 2014

<b>Interieur 2014:</b> Paris design studio Pool has brought together its furniture and lighting for an exhibition inside a dilapidated school building …

Flat & Minimalist Blog Theme

Block Magazine, a flat, minimalist, and responsive blog theme for WordPress.<p>It’s time to show you another stlylish WordPress theme. <b>Block Magazine</b> is …

Giant Mushroom Upside Down Sculptures by Carsten Holler

Originally trained as a scientist with a doctorate in biology, Belgium-born Carsten Holler is inspired by research experiments and the world around him. His works reflect social spaces like amusement parks, the zoo or a playground but he puts an expected twist onto each of them. One of the subjects …

Rubber Bands Get A Makeover

Why do rubber bands have to be so round? No reason at all.<p>Japanese jack-of-all-trades design house Nendo has created a series of reimagined stationery items that include paper clips that come in a long chain that you snap off to use, high contrast rulers that make it easy to measure on light or …

Inspired Outdoor Cat Shelters by Architects for Animals

Architects for Animals, an awareness-raising initiative, brought together some of the best architecture and design firms to create some amazing …

Gorgeous Kinetic Rain Installation in Singapore

If you're ever walking through Changi Airport in Singapore, make sure to take in this breathtaking art installation by ART+COM. Called <i>Kinetic Rain</i>, it's composed of two parts, each with 608 rain droplets made of lightweight aluminum covered with copper. Suspended from thin steel ropes, each droplet …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. The Disaster Issue<p>The witty DIS Magazine, subverting the hierarchy and language of over-styled fashion and art magazines, ignites an atypically hopeful discussion on the "unpleasant and unattractive subject" of ecology from the perspective of art and culture. This "disaster" issue features …

Beautiful Chemistry: Amazing Chemical Reactions Filmed with a 4K UltraHD Camera | Colossal

<p>Beautiful Chemistry is a new collaboration between Tsinghua University Press and University of Science and Technology of China that seeks to make …

Tiny Beauties: Life’s Smallest Wonders As Seen Through a Microscope - TIME

Honorable Mention: Proboscis of a blowfly.<br>Michael Gibson—Olympus Bioscapes<p>1 of 20<p>The universe's wonders are all around us -- you just have to look …

Logos from 2014 by Jonas Söder

A fine selection of logos from 2014 by Jonas Söder, a Berlin, Germany based freelance graphic designer.<p>Some weeks ago I featured a collection of …

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This week’s book picks include entries from Unit Editions, Princeton Architectural Press and Ridinghouse. See all the books and images after the jump.<p>…