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Nanoparticle Device Kills Germs With Sunlight

The solarclave could sterilize medical devices in areas without reliable electricity.<p>Though the steam-generating autoclave has long been the standard method of sterilizing medical equipment, this could change with the solarclave, a new solar-powered device developed by engineers at Rice …

In Chicago, 3-D Printers Are Available To Anyone With A Library Card

The Harold Washington Library's new Maker Lab is free and open to the public. Get making!<p>3-D printing may be the way of the future, but for the average Joe, actually getting ahold of a 3-D printer to use on the cheap remains somewhat challenging.<p>Starting this week, though, 3-D printing will be as …

The World's Largest Building Is Open For Business

It could fit 20 Sydney Opera Houses inside it and has its own artificial sun.<p>The New Century Global Center, a behemoth Chinese officials are calling the world's largest standalone building, has finally opened in Chengdu, the capital of China's Sichuan province. The colossal structure has 5.5 …

Big Pic: A Monster Waterspout Spins Over Florida

The water tornado touched down in Tampa Bay this week, and some brave soul got video.<p>Waterspouts, for the unfamiliar, are basically water-tornados, often weaker than land tornados but still <i>completely terrifying</i>. As is the case with this waterspout, which hit Tampa Bay, Fla., on Tuesday.<p>The spouts …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

The world's top tile and stone manufacturers showcased increasingly ambitious products this year.<p>Illuminated beneath each brand's most daring designs, it was hard to ignore the finish that just won 't seem to go away: matte black.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May …

Herzog & de Meuron

19 DIY pallet desks – a nice way to save money and to customize your home office

Wooden pallets are extremely versatile and they can be used not just for decorative projects for the house but also for making actual pieces of …

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/08/lavender-bay-boatshed-by-stephen-collier-architects/ Lavender Bay Boatshed by Stephen Collier Architects

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/05/13/summit-house-by-whipple-russell-architects/ Summit House by Whipple Russell Architects

Stark Simple House Conceals Bright, Complex Interiors

What appears to be a stark, simple white home in an archetypal shape on the outskirts of Tokyo is actually one massive envelope containing a wide …

Architecture

http://www.homedsgn.com/2013/07/07/panorama-house-by-moon-hoon/ Panorama House by Moon Hoon