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A group of scientists studying the flow of plastic into the ocean have found a startling amount of pollution exiting South Asia's largest river systems. The scientists calculated that the Ganges and two nearby waterways are responsible for pumping as much as three billion microplastic particles into the Indian Ocean each day.Continue ReadingCategory: Environment, ScienceTags: University of Plymou
Following an international architecture competition, 3XN, B+H and Zhubo Design have been commissioned to co-design the Natural History Museum in Shenzhen, China. The building's unusual form is likened to a river flowing over the delta by the architects and its green roof will slope downward into a ramp to allow visitors to stroll on top.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Build
the zip-fastener ship by yasuhiro suzuki, creates the illusion of opening the water, just the way you would unzip your winter jacket. The post this zip-fastener ship by yasuhiro suzuki unzips tokyo’s sumida river waters appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
There’s no shortage of multitools on the market these days, but not all strike the same elegant tone of The James Brand’s offerings. The latest from the Portland-based toolmaker is a basic but stylish bit driver, which neatly stows its extra bits away in its cylindrical body.Continue ReadingCategory: Outdoors, LifestyleTags: The James Brand, Multi-Tools, Tools
Daniel Libeskind's New York firm is designing a mixed-used development for a town in New Jersey that hugs the Delaware River. Read more
instead over traversing the waterway, the temporary structure protrudes from the riverbank before terminating in mid-air. The post atelier bow-wow cantilevers ‘bridge sprout’ over the isar river in munich appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Pendant lights sculpted from pebble stones and bronze bowls cast from objects found on hikes are among the pieces on show at Alpenglow Projects gallery in Vancouver. Read more
the 'pier park' project intends to establish a popular and memorable community destination. The post !melk develops ‘pier 97’ for hudson river park in new york appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The Panasonic Lumix DC-S1H is a powerful video camera, designed for enthusiast and professional filmmakers.A more specialized tool than the DC-S1 and S1R, the S1H is packed with video-centric features including 4:2:2 10-bit internal shooting, 400Mbps recording and unlimited record time, plus a wide range of compression and high-speed shooting options. Featuring a stabilized 24MP sensor, the S1H c
Australian art and architecture collective Studio Rain has installed a temporary sauna next to a Melbourne's Yarra River, which is prefabricated and off-grid so that it can be built, disassembled and reused without the use of heavy machinery. Read more 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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