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'what we've tried to do is to set up exhibitions where architecture is made accessible to all, so it is understandable and easy to communicate,' says benedetta tagliabue, one of the event's curators. The post enric miralles: barcelona opens three exhibitions to celebrate the architect’s life and work appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the sculpture gently rotates in the wind, encouraging visitors to pause and reflect. The post overlooking new york city, big bird rests on the moon in alex da corte’s whimsical kinetic work on the met’s roof garden appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Dezeen Showroom: surfaces can be renewed in any colour using Italian brand Ideal Work's Microtopping finish, which is just three millimetres thick. Read more
Dezeen Showroom:Italian finishing brand Ideal Work has created Concrete Optik — a thin wall coating that makes any surface look like concrete. Read more
Dezeen Showroom: Italian finishing brand Ideal Work has updated its Lixio terrazzo flooring, adding options to use larger aggregates and locally sourced materials. Read more
Boston Dynamics has revealed its first robot developed specifically for commercial applications. Named Stretch, the robot has been designed for warehouse work, purpose-built for mobile deployment in existing spaces.Continue ReadingCategory: Robotics, TechnologyTags: Boston Dynamics, Robot Factory, Robotics, New Atlas Audio
a group of researchers at NIST puts masks under a microscope in order to understand how different materials work in order to slow the spread of COVID-19. The post masks under the microscope — impressive images that show which ones work best appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
New research published in the Journal of Applied Psychology suggests employees are more engaged and less fatigued when given the freedom to take brief, impromptu "microbreaks" whenever they feel the need throughout a workday.Continue ReadingCategory: Health & Wellbeing, LifestyleTags: Workplace, Office, Sleep, New Atlas Audio
'la nuova stanza' presents visitors with branzi’s universe, one filled with archetypes, portals, marble, plexiglass and nature. The post andrea branzi unveils new work at ‘la nuova stanza’ solo show at pianca & partners in milan appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Compelling new experimental research has found circadian rhythm disruptions caused by night shift work can alter the expression of tumor-related genes, making one more vulnerable to the DNA damage that leads to cancer. The study builds on a growing understanding of the role circadian rhythms play in our natural DNA repair processes.Continue ReadingCategory: Health & Wellbeing, LifestyleTags: 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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