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matching the character of the farmhouse, FLEXFORM's in and outdoor products define a modern image through traditional, crafted materials. The post FLEXFORM furnishes in- and open-air rooms of contemporary farmhouse in piacenza, italy appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
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Alexander Owen Architecture has added a marble-clad extension and garden room to this Victorian mid-terrace in East Dulwich, London, to accommodate a home office and a well-stocked bar. Read more
Methanol has wide-ranging potential as a cleaner fuel for powering advanced automobiles or producing plastic materials or other chemicals, and recently we're seeing how the production side of things could prove a boon for the environment, too. Scientists at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) have now found a catalyst that allows the methane in natural gas to be converted into methanol in a
One of the ways scientists hope to rebuild muscles in patients where they are lacking is by taking cells responsible for entirely other functions in the human body and repurposing them. Known as direct cell reprogramming, scientists have now combined this technique with a new type of scaffold to ensure cells carry out their task following transplantation, and have demonstrated the potential of th
the newly completed 'cork oak house' is defined by its sculptural, sloping roof-scape. The post hugo pereira’s cork oak house emerges from the ground like a rocky landform appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Rare earth magnets form an important part of many of today's electronic devices, ranging from wind turbine generators to MRI scanners. Despite their prevalence, only a tiny fraction of these magnets are recycled once they reach the end of their lives, but a new project involving Bentley Motors is intended to steer this trend back in the right direction, by repurposing them for use in luxury vehic
the house combines a cube wrapped in untreated timber with a massive concrete base. The post firm architekten builds cube house in austria using timber from the owner’s private forest appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Hong Kong architecture studio Cheng Chung Design has created a restaurant and exhibition space within the cavernous interiors of a brick art installation in Mile City, China. Read more
New data submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration from Pfizer claims its mRNA COVID-19 vaccine is stable for longer periods at warmer temperatures than previously thought. The new recommendations suggest the vaccine is stable for two weeks in freezers around -15 °C (5 °F), allowing for significantly more flexibility in shipping and storage methods.Continue ReadingCategory: Health & 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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