Pamela Tsaldaris

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Amazing Bamboo Dome Bound Together Without Any Nails

<i>Wind and Water Bar</i> (<i>wNw Bar</i>) is an incredible venue designed by Vietnamese architect Vo Trong Nghia that's made entirely of bamboo bound together and covered in a local bush plant without the use of any nails. Nghia's use of bamboo exhibits a combination of his cultural Vietnamese background and …

Environmentally Friendly

Intricately Detailed Murals of Animals Living in Harmony

Southern California-based artist Adonna Khare creates incredibly imaginative illustrations of animals whimsically interacting with each other. From enormous elephants to miniature mice, Khare creates an illustrated zoo full of diverse creatures. She even includes mythical creatures that range in …

Murals

Terrific Sketchbook Works by Pierre-Yves Riveau

Some might consider sketching just a way to improve one's skills, but if you push a little harder, you might get to become a kick-ass sketch artist …

Wild Art: Revealing Today’s Most Eye-Popping Artworks

Though you probably won't see these artworks in your local art museum, you have seen a number of them right here on My Modern Met. <i>Wild Art</i> is a new book by authors David Carrier and Joachim Pissarro that takes a look at today's most offbeat and outrageous art. From Tilt's half-graffiti hotel room …

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Design

Caribbean has lost 80% of its coral reef cover in recent years

A major survey of the coral reefs of the Caribbean is expected to reveal the extent to which one of the world's biggest and most important reserves of coral has been degraded by climate change, pollution, overfishing and degradation.<p>The Catlin scientific survey will undertake the most comprehensive …

Whoops, Humans Officially Blew The Planet’s Budget This Week

Every year since the mid-1970s, people have consumed more resources annually than the planet can provide. We’re using more than our fair share, and …

Wind power makes fuel for German gas grid

<b>Falkenhagen, Germany, P2G plant (image via E.on)</b><p>Germany experiments with using hydrogen produced wind power on an industrial scale to displace fossil fuels<p>Pete Danko<p>September 3, 2013 3:37pm (UTC)<p>For the first time on an industrial scale, hydrogen produced using wind power is being injected into the …

19-year-old inventor finds way to clean up the world’s oceans in under 5 years time

Previously the idea of cleaning up the world’s oceans with their vast accumulations of disposed plastic material was considered an impossibility. Now …

Pollution

Fracking and Flooding in Colorado: The More We Know the Worse It Gets

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) reported three new spills today from damaged oil and gas wells caused by the torrential …

Remember The Tar Sands Leaks That No One Knew How To Stop In July? They’re Still Leaking.

Tar sands oil that began leaking more than four months ago in northern Alberta is still bubbling to the earth’s surface, an environmental disaster …

Rain Forest Plants Race to Outrun Global Warming

Tropical plants are migrating due to climate change, but can they move fast enough?<p><b>From a 13,000-foot peak of the Andes Mountains in southern Peru, gazing east over the dense rain forests of the Amazon basin, all you see is undulating green—one of the most verdant places on the planet.</b><p>It's what you …

Death by Lightning a Danger in Developing Countries

Scientists and educators are confronting superstitions and poor infrastructure.<p><b>Developing countries have long lists of problems—illiteracy, disease, hunger, corruption. There's one more problem that has gotten less attention, until recently: lightning strikes, which cause a disproportionately high</b> …

The Week in Review: Get Crafty for Fall

Inside Flipboard / September 13, 2013<p>With fall breathing down on us, the season of stay-at-home, DIY goodness isn’t far behind. Why not assign …

Levi's Launches Into the Modern Frontier

Levi’s Launches Into the Modern Frontier<p>Inside Flipboard / September 19, 2013<p>In the same pioneering spirit that inspired Levi Strauss to create his …

Food52

Inside Flipboard / October 14, 2013<p>How you eat is how you live. That’s the “cooking manifesto” of Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, creators of …

It's Official

It’s Official: The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW) Now on Flipboard<p>Inside Flipboard / October 22, 2013<p>Victor Agreda Jr. remembers his first Apple …