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Chickens

Meet Three NYC-Based Makers Perfecting Their Craft

Meet Three NYC-Based Makers Perfecting Their Craft<p>via thebalveniecommission.com<p>On a journey to uncover craftsmen from around the world, the Balvenie Commission has traveled to New York to meet and document three NYC-based makers: Max Cohen, Matthias Slavens and Apparatus Studio. At different spaces …

Coco Chanel

Pixel Watercolors Are the Art of Nostalgia

Superman and 'The Son of Man' link generations of yearning for the past in Adam Lister's new show.<p>The junction between watercolors and pixel art, a medium fertilized by fascination with the simpler display tech of the 80's, perfectly demonstrates the power of nostalgia in <i>Elucidation</i>, Adam Lister's …

Art

Monochromatic Watercolor Paintings Exquisitely Depict Cratered Surface of Moon

German artist Michal Friese has long been enthralled with the night sky, and she expresses her fascination through beautiful watercolor paintings of the moon. Her solitary depictions of the rocky surface use a limited color palette and special techniques to mimic its cratered appearance. The …

Painting

What did old apple varieties look like? Watercolors from the USDA library.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library offers a digital collection of pomological watercolors—illustrations of fruit …

New Jersey
Digital Art

The First Shipping Container House We've Seen That Actually Looks Awesome

An airy forest home courtesy of architect David Fenster's design skills<p>To be blunt, most houses we've seen that are built out of shipping containers …

Shipping Containers

The 10 projects that sum up Chicago's architectural history

<b>Feature:</b> with the first Chicago Architecture Biennial kicking off later this week, Dezeen picks 10 of the projects – past and present – that have …

Friday Five with Matthew Hufft

<i>Based in Kansas City, Missouri, Hufft Projects is a design collective made up of architects, artists, designers, and craftsmen, all with different</i> …

Kansas City

The Design Essentials: iPad Apps for the Creative

Quietly and almost covertly, Apple’s iPad has become a common tool in every realm of professional design. Fashion designers sketch on it, designers …

iPad Apps

"Skylodge" Houses Adventurous Travelers in Glass Pod Clinging to a 400-Foot Cliff

Those who fancy themselves adventurous travelers can now experience an adrenaline-pumping night in the Natura Vive Skylodge in Peru's Sacred Valley. This isn't a typical vacation, and it definitely isn't for those with a fear of heights. Here, guests sleep in a transparent glass pod that clings to …

Food & Dining

The Tempescope is an Ambient Weather Device that Simulates the Forecast on Your Desktop | Colossal

<p>The Tempescope is a novel device designed by Ken Kawamoto that displays the upcoming forecast by simulating weather conditions inside a small …

Weather

Introducing, the PlaTEApus

Inspired by what might be the strangest creature on earth, the VivaBoo is a goofy take on the tea infuser that’s as friendly to use as it is to look …

Design

Pappap Shelving System

The <i>Pappap</i> wall system consist of 10 cardboard shelves that can be arranged in many different combinations. Once the elements are joined together with …

Storage Ideas

Case Study of The Wild Trail

Dreino Studio from Indonesia created an amazing project and case study just to show what they are capable of. Check out the process and the video of …

Mockups

'Groundhog Day' student trapped in bizarre déjà vu time loop for 8 years

A 23-year-old British man has become the victim one of the strangest cases of déjà vu ever recorded in medical history<p>A student was forced to drop out of university after a bizarre case of chronic déjà vu left him unable to lead a normal life.<p>The 23-year-old even stopped watching TV, listening to …

31 Rolls of Undeveloped Film from a Soldier in WWII Discovered and Processed

Photographer Levi Bettweiser is the man behind the Rescued Film Project, an effort to find and rescue old and undeveloped rolls of film from the far …

Boston

Urban Typography Transforms Texts into 3D Skylines

Hongtao Zhou's 'Textscape' uses a 3D printer to turn words into sculpted cities.<p>A paragraph about New York transforms into towering skyscrapers that represent the city they reference. A passage about Shanghai is similarly dotted with letters that turn into buildings that extend from the page. Text, …

Typography

At least 1 dead in 50-car pileup in Michigan

GALESBURG, Mich. — Interstate 94 in both directions here was closed Friday because of a fiery pileup involving nearly 200 vehicles, authorities said.<p>At least one person, Jean Larocque, 57, a truck driver from Saint-Chrysostome, Québec in Canada, died in the series of crashes a little after 9:30 …

Weather

The Holocaust film that was too shocking to show

In 1945, overseen by Alfred Hitchcock, a crack team of British film-makers went to Germany to document the horror of the concentration camps. Despite being hailed as a masterpiece, the film was never shown. Now, in a documentary called Night Will Fall, the full story of its creation and suppression …

World History

New Theory Suggests That We Live In The Past Of A Parallel Universe

Whether through Newton's gravitation, Maxwell's electrodynamics, Einstein's special and general relativity or quantum mechanics, all the equations that best describe our universe work perfectly if time flows forward or backward.<p>Of course the world we experience is entirely different. The universe …

Dark Matter

Is working at night bad for you?

How much does working in the small hours harm the mind and body? Claudia Hammond investigates the evidence.<p>In some jobs, working the night shift is unavoidable. There are hospitals to run, planes to fly and shops to keep open as we move towards a 24-hour society. With careful planning and a bit of …

Sleep

20 Videos We Couldn’t Stop Watching In 2014

From science explainers to exploding spice bags to a David Lynch-directed nail polish commercial, these were the best videos made in 2014.<p>In the breakneck pace of digital culture today, our attention span has been whittled down to the length of a two-second GIF. Deciding to click play on a longer …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Best of the Best! Top 10 Posts of 2014

10. A Slim, Environmentally Responsible, Reusable Water Bottle<br>memobottle is a slimline, BPA free, dishwasher-friendly, reusable water bottle that …

Top 10

A Time-Lapse of Earth Created Using Photos Taken by Astronaut Alexander Gerst

Photographs captured from the International Space Station have gotten a lot of press in recent years, especially as social networking has helped to …

China Builds an Apartment Complex in the Middle of an Eight-Lane Superhighway

Urban planning seems to have taken a turn for the worse in the Chinese city of Xi’an after a brand new set of modern apartments was constructed right …

Urban Design

When Good Maya Animations Go Bad

We've all had those moments in CAD, Photoshop, or whatever software you use where things just start going wrong. Your object won't Group, your Curve …

Game Development

Rectangular Expandable Table Designs

We've seen the design approaches taken by Jupe and Fletcher to create a circular expanding table. Now let's take a look at the more common table form …

Furniture

Empowerhouse: Design

Our House<p>This house is the product of an interdisciplinary team of graduate and undergraduate students from a number of design disciplines— including …

Architecture

LOGIFACES: A Concrete Puzzle for Digital Minds

LOGIFACES is a new geometric puzzle that stimulates the mind, while also acting as some nice-looking home decor.<p>Inspired by the world of 3D modeling, …

Furniture