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Reception desks, carpets and mid-century furniture found in Midtown Manhattan lobbies informed the design of menswear brand Jack Erwin's flagship store in New York. Read more
It's not just big names in footwear like Adidas, Reebok and Puma that have been making strides to attract eco-conscious consumers of late, a new company launched last year to market shoes made from algae and a UK startup Rothy knitted its shoes from yarn made from recycled bottles. Germany's eco-lux footwear brand nat-2 has been making sustainable footwear for a few years, and has now laun
the perforated bubbles enclose two lecture halls in sweden's latest research facility. The post translucent structures made of compressed concrete and bubble wrap emit colorful glow appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the scheme is located at the intersection of two major roads on a triangle-shaped plot, which has defined the building's footprint and volume. The post álvaro siza and carlos castanheira wrap china design museum with red sandstone façades appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Local studio Peripheriques Marin+Trottin Architectes has completed an apartment complex on L'Ile-Saint-Denis in Paris, which features wavy balconies enclosed by a ribbon of perforated metal. Read more
Cellulose and chitin are the world's first- and second-most common biopolymers, found in plants and crustacean shells (among other places) respectively. Georgia Tech scientists have now devised a method of combining the two, to produce plastic-like compostable food wrap... Continue Reading Wood waste and crab shells may find use in compostable food wrap Category: Environment Tags:
Architecture firm Brooks + Scarpa has reconstructed a high school in Los Angeles after it was destroyed by a fire, choosing a bright yellow finish for its aluminium facades. Read more
According to its "best before" label, that steak you bought hasn't expired yet … but is it really safe to eat? Well, thanks to research being conducted at Canada's McMaster University, the food packaging itself may soon definitively let you know the answer...Continue Reading Sentinel Wrap uses DNA to show if food is spoiledCategory: ScienceTags: Bacteria DNA Food
Danish architect Dorte Mandrup has planned a building on top of a second-world-war naval bunker, in a UNESCO World Heritage area on the German coast. 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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