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After more than 49,000 entries were whittled down to just 17, the Duchess of Cambridge (Kate Middleton to her friends) announced the winner of the 2020 Wildlife Photographer of the Year awards at a live-streamed event from London's Natural History museum this week.Continue ReadingCategory: Photography, TechnologyTags: Awards, Competition, Wildlife
located outside prague on a sheep pasture, the structure consists of two independently anchored wooden platforms where a transparent cladding is suspended from the ceiling. The post this treehouse by jan tyrpekl features a 360-degree view of prague’s nature appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
greenery makes its way upwards and around the building through a series of 'planted chandeliers'. The post heatherwick studio’s ‘EDEN’ tower in singapore immerses residents in nature appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the first batch of 'living cocoons' was already used for a funeral last week. The post world’s first living coffin made of mushroom mycelium gives human nutrients back to nature appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Construction has begun on a new heart hospital in Egypt by Foster + Partners. Named the Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Centre, the project is designed to help speed up the healing process by offering patients a cool and lush landscape to recover in.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction, Foster and Partners, sustainable design
Lighting, composition, exposure, technique ... None of it matters if your photo can't tell a story and convey emotion – and the finalists from the 2020 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards each tell a thousand words, and hopefully give you a grin!Continue ReadingCategory: Photography, TechnologyTags: Awards, Photography, Animals
Nature inFocus Photography Awards 2020 winners and finalistsWinners and finalists were announced for the latest annual Nature inFocus Photography Awards. Due to the pandemic, the festival was cancelled and selections were shared via a live announcement on YouTube. More than 1,600 photographers submitted roughly 14,000 images from around the world.A 5-member jury, including nature photographer Dhr
The winning images from this year’s Nature inFocus Photography Awards illustrate the remarkable variety of ways wildlife inhabit the natural environment, from a striking face-off between a hyena and a leopard to a beautiful snap of a silhouetted dolphin leaping out of the ocean in front of a setting sun.Continue ReadingCategory: Photography, TechnologyTags: Awards, Photography, Wildlife, Competit
Though its mirrored exterior doesn't quite make it disappear into the landscape, the SynVillan (or Illusion Villa) is certainly a striking addition to Sweden's Eriksberg Hotel and Nature Reserve. The cabin runs off-the-grid with solar power and lets visitors get up close and personal with European Red Bison, deer, and other wildlife thanks to a glass-bottomed living room.Continue ReadingCategory:
the design aims to improve living conditions and promote urban biodiversity by encouraging the return of local bird species and bees. The post christos pavlou brings nature back to the city with the ‘garden house’ in nicosia, cyprus appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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