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Silicon Valley's 91-year-old designer

<b>Imagine doing your dream job at the age of 91 - that's what Barbara Knickerbocker-Beskind, a designer in Silicon Valley, is doing. She talks about her life long passion for inventing.</b><p>During the Depression we had no money to buy anything, so we were all problem-solvers right from the beginning - …

Nest We Grow / College of Environmental Design UC Berkeley + Kengo Kuma & Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In response to an international design-build competition, our team proposed a quintessentially …

UC Berkeley

These GIFs Show the Freakishly High Definition Future of Body Scanning

General Electric<p>1 of 4<p>General Electric released images on Wednesday from its first clinical trial of a next generation body scanner that captures …

How a Le Corbusier Design Helped Define the Architecture of Southern California

<i>We all know that in architecture, few things are truly original. Architects take inspiration from all around them, often taking ideas from the</i> …

10 architecture and design exhibitions we're looking forward to in 2015

Our 10 must-see exhibitions opening around the world in 2015 include showcases of African architecture, Postmodern design and "definitive"</b> …

Ivory Coast

No–You Don’t Need To Learn To Code

By Ciara Byrne8 minute Read<p>Imagine being harangued by a deluge of articles with headlines like “Why everyone should learn to knit.” With all due …

Skot 9000 DigitGrid - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Check out the Skot 9000 DigitGrid. It is a huge grid of 7 segment displays that can be used to display a picture or even a video in a crude way. The …

Autonomous Car Build - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

Jason Dorweiler has built an Autonomous Car that is based on a simply off the shelf $100 RC car. The car is loaded up with a bunch of sensors and …