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Uh, Wanted? A 3-D Printed Spoon That Can’t Possibly Spoon

The spoon does one thing really well, and that’s enough. It scoops liquids for slurping. And we all eat enough soup, stew, and melty ice cream that the spoon has dominated cutlery for millennia.<p>But a new, 3-D printed spoon called Thee Spoon, by the studio Eragatory, defies all of your expectations …

A New App That Lets You Take Apart Websites and Rebuild Them At Will

With Kimono, you can recombine existing web apps to create your own in about five minutes–no coding skills required.<p>You used to have to be a programmer just to use computers at all. Graphical user interfaces changed all that. But what if you want to build software? Increasingly, you don’t have to …

Articles about richard meier model museum opens new jersey on Dwell.com - Dwell

Richard Meier puts 400 of his handmade architectural models on public display in a converted industrial space in Jersey City.<p>Notable for his commanding buildings clad in bright white aluminum, architect Richard Meier, who recently celebrated 50 years in...<p>One of the New York Five and American …

Emergency inflight diagnosis with e+ patch

Everyday, 6 million people travel by airplanes globally. With such large numbers, the probability of medical emergencies during flights are also very …

Get Paid to Intern at a Brand New Luxury Audio Launching in NYC

Master & Dynamic is a new high-end audio company launching in May 2014. Almost two years in development, their product lineup of premium products …

Bicycle Lights of the Near Future

The Arc taillight makes ordinary strobing LEDs seem not only outdated but almost unsafe! This revolutionary design finally addresses the issues …

Ring : Wearable Input Device to Control Just About Everything

Perhaps this is the ring we’ve all been waiting for, a smart wearable input device that lets you control everything simply by pointing at it. You can …

Five Marketing Tips Courtesy of Instagram

Since its conception almost five years ago, Instagram has single-handedly changed the way individuals and companies represent themselves and interact …

Advice For Young Creatives - The Fox Is Black

Over the past few days I came across some rather good advice which I thought I’d share. I think it particularly pertains to younger designers but …

Look Ma, No Hands – AirTurn BT-105 Bluetooth Controller for iPad

On the face of it, a hands-free accessory sounds superfluous for a chic device designed for hands-on use. Not only is the iPad screen meant to be touched, along with the OS, almost all well-designed Apps have been perfected to have an intuitive UI that requires minimal sequence of gestures to get a …

Ass Savers

It's no secret that cyclists are particularly sensitive to the aesthetics of their rides—whether it's a tried and true steel frame commuter or a state-of-the-art carbon fiber racer—yet adding anything to distract from the bike's original form is generally avoided. However when the rain falls, a …

Liard River Hot Springs Provincial Park

TravelPlaces of a Lifetime<p>Follow a wooden boardwalk path through a warm-water swamp and boreal forest to soak in Canada’s second largest hot springs. Originally known as Tropical Valley for its lush terrain, Liard River Hot Springs Provincial Park in <b>British Columbia</b> encompasses about eight pools, …

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Brains Sweep Themselves Clean Of Toxins During Sleep

While the brain sleeps, it clears out harmful toxins, a process that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, researchers say.<p>During sleep, the flow of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain increases dramatically, washing away harmful waste proteins that build up between brain cells during waking hours, a …

An Architectural Bolt Of Inspiration, Or Lightning Struck Down?

Roman architects propose a thunderbolt-shaped solar tower for a sleepy district. Will it see the light of day?<p>Rome’s EUR district is known for its ceremonial quietude. The zone, which was constructed under the behest of Mussolini for the planned but stillborn 1942 Esposizione Universale (World’s …

The Pool House by Klopf Architecture

Klopf Architecture was enlisted by the homeowners of a mid-century modern home in Los Gatos, California to transform an open pool deck into an …

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Translucent Home Built Around a Tree in a Kazakh Forest

Located in a forest on the mountains of Almaty in Kazakhstan, architect Aibek Almasov of A.Masow Design Studio has designed a concept for a modern spiritual retreat. The project, known as <i>Tree in the house</i>, presents a cylindrical, four-story glass space featuring an encased tree in the center. A …

Can You Find Zen In This 3-D Geometric Puzzle?

An artist known for his large street installations takes it indoors, where he plants some dystopia in his Zen Garden.<p>You won’t find Sam Songailo much in art galleries. The young Australian artist can, more often than not, be spotted out on the streets, under bridges, down alleys. It’s this urban …

UrbanGlass

BAM's Harvey Theater now has a shiny new neighbor. Founded in 1977 by Richard Yelle and Joe Upham, the New York Experimental Glass Workshop—the country's first open-access glass studio—has bounced around from its original Great Jones Street location in Manhattan to several other locales before …

Interior design ideas: the house on the rocks - in pictures

This is country living at its most isolated, on the shores of Scotland's Loch Ailort, with views to the islands of Eigg, Rum and Skye. But inside lies a warm, welcoming retreat with a wood-burning stove and wooden floors and walls

Melbourne Furniture Project by Sigurd Larsen

by Ikechukwu Onyewuenyi<p>When MINI Australia tapped Berlin-based Sigurd Larsen to exhibit furniture as part of their temporary concept space, little did they know the Danish-born architect would translate his wanderlust memories of Australia's deserts into the Melbourne Furniture Project. For this …

Taking Some Alone Time in the Stunning Symmetrical City

German artist Kai Ziehl approaches architecture photography with a certain style that results in visually powerful, contemplative moments. Ziehl transforms architectural structures into stunning geometric shapes and lines that fill each composition. Light and shadow complement each other in the …

9 Awesome Facts About Lemons You Should Know

When we were kids, our introduction to lemons wasn't so friendly. (It went something like this.) But now that we're all grown up, we actually like the tangy flavor it adds to our recipes for chicken, cookies and, most importantly, cocktails.<p>But now our relationship with lemons has moved from the …

Articles about happy hour 5 unique home bars on Dwell.com - Dwell

San Francisco-based developer Pacific Eagle Holdings set out to create a living space where residents could work during the day...<p>Sit back, relax, and imagine enjoying a cocktail shaken up in your own home bar—and then imagine it disappearing for an easy and...<p>An East Hampton abode is designed to …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

There's a Zombie-Like Security Flaw in Almost Every Android Phone

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Almost every Android phone has a big, gaping security weakness, according to the security startup …

The 20 Most Visited Museums In The World

The 2012 Theme Index, produced by Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM, highlights the 20 most visited museums in 2012. The museums hail from the U.S., Europe, and Asia and attracted 98.5 million visitors last year.<p>Six of the top 20 museums are located in London, which is the most …

5 Reasons Why Not to Become a Professional Photographer

Many people consider becoming a professional photographer. So, there are no shortage of tips and suggestions for making such a leap. However, here is …

Chain Link Fencing As Art: Unwoven Light Installation

American artist Soo Sunny Park took over Rice Gallery, part of Rice University in Houston, Texas, with a glistening, labor intensive, abstract …