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The next piece in the redevelopment of the World Trade Center site in Lower Manhattan, a skyscraper by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, looks almost complete in photos shared on Instagram. Read more
Nine times Holland's Nuon Solar Team have competed in the World Solar Challenge, a solar-powered endurance race across Australia, and it has now claimed the title in all but two of those events. The result was never really in doubt, with the team's Nuna 9 solar car leading from beginning to end and crossing the finish line on Thursday two hours ahead of its nearest rival. ..Continue Reading H
marking the 30th anniversary  year of the solar car race, the team presented an improved design of the previous year's nuna8.The post nuon’s ‘nuna9’ wins world solar challenge 2017, a coast to coast race across australia appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
located in the city's kreuzberg district, the private institution opened in 2016 after undergoing a major renovation by john pawson.The post immersive incense room opens inside former second world war bunker in berlin appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Competitors have covered thousands of kilometers since the World Solar Challenge kicked off on Sunday, but in a way not much has changed since then. Defending champions Nuon remain in the lead heading into the final day of racing, as adverse conditions appear to be doing the rest of the solar-powered field no favors...Continue Reading Gaps open up on home stretch of World Solar ChallengeCateg
The World Solar Challenge has kicked off for another year, with Holland's Nuon Solar Team taking an early lead. The challenge has competing teams from all over the world race solar-powered vehicles thousands of kilometers across the Australian Outback, with defending champion Nuon looking to claim its seventh title...Continue Reading Dutch solar racing powerhouse shines on day one of World So
A growing penchant for aged whisky, a relentlessly growing number of High Net Worth Individuals, and a production method that requires decades to ramp up volume are creating a perfect storm in the whisky marketplace, as evidenced this week when a cask of 1987 Macallan Single Malt Scotch Whisky fetched HK$2,928,00 ($375,064), adding 50 percent to the 2014 record of $251,864...Continue Reading
The Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition celebrates the beautiful, weird, wonderful, and microscopic things in our world through photos captured using a light microscope. Now in its 43rd year, the competition continues to impress.The 2017 competition received over 2,000 entries from 88 different countries. Many of the images were taken during scientific research projects.“This yea
An app has launched that allows users to instantly identify artworks and access information about them, by simply scanning them with a smartphone. Read more
It seems that no matter your photographic background, we can almost all universally agree that macro photography is cool and interesting. There is something about seeing the world around us in a totally new way that is truly fascinating. A source of some of the best close-up shots is Nikon's annual Small World competition. The winners of the 43rd annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Comp 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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