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Norway Takes Lead in Race to Build Autonomous Cargo Ships

The Yara Birkeland, slated for launch late in 2018, will make short trips delivering fertilizer<p>By<p>Costas Paris<p>Costas Paris<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@CostasParis<p>costas.paris@wsj.com<p>OSLO—Two Norwegian companies are taking the lead in the race to build the world’s first crewless, autonomously …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

This Synthetic Cartilage Can Give Arthritis Sufferers a Full Range of Motion

<b>Innovator</b> David Ku<b><br>Age</b> 61<br>Professor of mechanical engineering and engineering entrepreneurship at Georgia Tech; surgeon<p><b>Form and function</b><br>Cartiva …

Masterful Reverse Video Clip by Ilya Naishuller

A totally crazy concept for the track "Kolschik" by the Russian band Leningrad.<p>The Russian director Ilya Naishuller once again created a video clip …

This wearable Bluetooth device will turn any surface into a keyboard

'Tap' is the future of keyboards. The sensors can be worn on either hand and turns any surface into a keyboard.<p>The device comes with an app that …

Simple is as Simple Lives

Sure, high tech micro apartments are pretty nifty, but never underestimate the power of good design even with the most meager means. Case in point is …

Wooden Rings with Magnificent Tiny Fantasy Landscapes

Le créateur canadien sous le nom de Secret Wood réussit à recréer l’atmosphère fantasmagorique de paysages fantastiques dans d’aussi petits objets …

Ford's Focus RS officially rated at 350 horsepower

When Ford unveiled the all-new Focus RS hot hatchback at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year, it pegged the power output at impressive 315 …

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Use Flour to Polish Stainless Steel

Just cleaning a stainless steel sink doesn't guarantee it'll have a nice showroom shine. Next time you clean your sink use a scoop of flour to give …

Edentwin: A Compact Pair of Houses in Downtown Raleigh

The Raleigh Architecture Company designed a pair of homes in close proximity to one another as urban infill housing. Edentwin consists of two houses …

Editorial Illustrations by Simon Prades

A selection of editorial illustrations from 2015 by Simon Prades.<p>German illustrator Simon Prades has recently published a couple of editorial …

The Quirky Coffee Shop That Used To Be An Alleyway

Happy Bones used to be a pop up coffee shop until recently when it managed to find its permanent location in the SoHo neighborhood of New York. But …

BeerSci: How To Brew A Beer For Surviving A Marathon, The Holidays Or Anything, Really

Our trusty BeerScientist introduces a recipe for the Mild Marathon ale, using some of the year's most plentiful hops.<p>A "mild" is a type of ale first produced in the 1700s in England. The term "mild" originated to mean a young beer (meant to be drunk fresh), as opposed to a beer that you could age …

Homesick Collection Desktop Wallpapers by Michael Cina for Ghostly International

We’re always on the hunt for new desktop wallpapers to share with Design Milk readers and we’ve found some eyecatching imagery from record label …

Ostrich Travel Pillow

You might need this Ostrich Travel Pillow. Actually, let me rephrase that. You NEED THIS TRAVEL PILLOW. Sure, it looks a little neck-bracey, but it’s …

Inga Sempé Designs a Line of Graphic Tiles for Mutina

French designer Inga Sempé partnered with Italian tile manufacturer Mutina for a new collection of graphic tiles, entitled Tratti. The patterns have …

Your Baby’s First, Really Cool Bed

They may be small but newborns need cool, luxurious places to sleep too, so Ralph Montemurro designed the Rockwell Bassinet for Monte Design. Made in …

A Classic Mussels Dish Gets A Modern Upgrade

All it takes are a few ingredients to make a classic mussels dish even better.<p><i>Moules marinières</i>—mussels steamed with white wine, butter, and shallots—is the most popular recipe for this shellfish in France. But I've always been partial to a sauce poulette. It has a rich broth, made with a touch of …

Polly: A Pulley Pendant Light

No matter how high or low you need, the Polly lamp can adjust to your needs. Based off of a pulley system, you can set the height of the lamp to fit …

Discarded Glasses Become Vessels to Grow Plants

Looking for a way to use abandoned objects for the greater good, Alicja Patanowska created The PLANTATION. The PLANTATION consists of objects made …

This DIY Sputnik Chandelier Made from Microphones Is the Coolest Light Fixture Ever

Buying a new Sputnik chandelier can cost thousands, but this homemade version cost $156. And how rock 'n roll are the microphones?<p>We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite posts today. Check out the amazing reveal and …

Awesome See-Through Prosthetics Made with 3D Printed Titanium

Industrial designer William Root has devised an innovative new take on prosthetic engineering with this futuristic structure of geometrically intersecting metal strands. Designed to merge structural strength, lightweight construction, and minimalist elegance, the hollow <i>Exo Prosthetic Leg</i> is molded …

Orwell Sofa: A Private Urban Fort

Good question. Orwell is anything you want it to be, whether it’s a sofa, a daybed, a bed, or a cabin, or all of the above. Whatever you label it, I …

2014 Year in Review: Unframed

Paint & Cut: The Art of Emilio Perez<br>Emilio Perez breaks the rules when it comes to painting – he layers latex paint directly over enamel allowing him …

This Glow-In-The-Dark Table Will Light Up Your Dining Room

Would you like your dining table to glow in the dark? This DIY shows you how.<p>Dinner tables can be many things: Square, circular, mid-century mod, made of lucite, steel, wood, or any combination thereof. But glow-in-the-dark? That's a new one — and we've got to admit, we kind of love it. This DIY …

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Make Your Own Glowing Furniture: DIY Glow-in-the-Dark Table by Mat Brown

Ever wished you could have something glowing in your house, while keeping things calm and tasteful? Designer <b>Matt Brown</b> developed a beautiful …

The Intricate Organic Artwork of Liza Sylvestre

Despite what you might think, I’m not always drawn to geometric, hard-lined, color-blocked artwork. Sometimes I desire a more flowing, organic piece …

Idea! Zarvos - Architecture Posters

I am a fan of modern architecture with simple form, glass, concrete and straight lines. Henrique Foster, a designer from Sao Paulo, Brazil, created a …

One of a Kind Quilt by Piet Hein Eek

Recycled quilts are great, but recycled quilts from Piet Hein Eek and Borre Akkersdijk are even better. They’re made of unused silk necktie fabrics, …

Before & After: A Midcentury Dresser Gets a Dramatic Makeover

A secondhand dresser gets an expensive-looking update with just paint, stain, and some painter's tape.<p><i>We're big fans of hometalk, the social network for home and garden lovers, so we're excited to share one of our favorite posts today. Check out the amazing reveal and make sure to check out the</i> …

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