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artist leslie wayne draws inspiration from woody guthrie’s song 'this land is your land,' offering a new perspective on manifest destiny. The post artist leslie wayne depicts voyages over the american west in exhibition ‘this land’ appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
As reported by our friends at, Quest for Land, is an extensive photo reportage about land issues in Cambodia by John Vink, a Magnum Photos photographer who has been working on these issues over the last 11 years.And it’s an iPad app too!The application developed by Robert Starkweather contains over 700 photographs, texts written by Robert Carmichael, links to reports by v
What does a 450-million-year old land plant have to do with waking you up for work in the morning? Unless you're sleeping on a forest floor, we'd say not a whole lot. Moss Echo is out to change all that, bringing ancient nature into the modern home in a rather clever little gadget.Continue ReadingCategory: Good Thinking, LifestyleTags: Kickstarter, Clock, Meditation, Environmental
the exhibition features the world's most important private collections of seating products by over 100 artists, designers, and architects from the 1960s to the present day. The post iconic chairs by robert wilson, gaetano pesce, frank gehry & more land at GRASSI museum appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The British are known for things like putting milk into hot tea and adding extra vowels to words. They are not, however, known to bring back nostalgic nameplates just for the marketing of it, which is why I test-drove the Land Rover Defender.Continue ReadingCategory: Automotive, TransportTags: Jaguar Land Rover, SUV, Tea, British, Off-road, Aluminum
The first land plants burst forth from ancient algae onto the Earth about 550 million years ago. This one-off evolutionary event, known as plant terrestrialization, fundamentally changed the planet’s surface and atmosphere and made possible the development of all other terrestrial life – including humans.Continue ReadingCategory: Biology, ScienceTags: Genome, Algae, Plants, Evolution, University
Hydrogen-fueled combustion engines have slowly emerged in the mobility world, designed to run everything from race cars to pleasure boats. The latest hydrogen ICE to rumble to life was born with a special mission at its core: claim an all-out land speed record or two for the emerging hydrogen-combustion space. A team of students at the University of Bath have successfully gotten their first house
A perfect storm is brewing for China's most densely populated areas due to rising sea levels and subsiding land that has been accelerated beyond normal fluctuations. Scientists have sounded the alarm that, without intervention, urban areas below sea level could triple in size by 2120, impacting up to 128 million people.Continue ReadingCategory: Environment, ScienceTags: Climate Crisis, China, Inf
the spiral arrangement of stakes is reminiscent of a fossil and symbolizes the only vestige remaining of man's imprint on this landscape. The post spiral land art by mathieu nouhen conjures mystical undertones in rural france appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The Toyota Land Cruiser needs no introduction as one of the world's most capable, dependable off-road vehicles. We've seen some pretty impressive go-anywhere camper trucks that take advantage of that world-renowned capability, from compact, stealthy pop-tops to jaw-dropping expandable bush huts. The Infanta 4x4 Inkunzi camper canopy might just surpass them all in terms of its overall level of off 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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