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Jet suits, jetpacks, jetboards ... The new range of crazy personal flight devices all share some things in common: plenty of people would love to fly one, very few have the cash to own one, and even fewer can probably be trusted to fly them safely and legally.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: Gravity (company), Jetpack, Personal Flight, Crazy
the project is now underway and if all goes to plan, the first ship will sail through snøhetta's full-scale ship tunnel by 2025 or 2026. The post snøhetta begins construction on world’s first ship tunnel through norwegian coastline appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Swedish boat-builder Candela is looking to make some waves in the local water transportation scene with a fancy new foiling ferry it claims will be world-beating in a number of ways. The P-30 is designed to become the fastest all-electric passenger ship ever made, all while cleaning up the waterways and surrounding air by eventually displacing the diesel ferries currently servicing the city of St
Four years after we interviewed one of the engineers tasked with realizing it, Norway's remarkably ambitious Stad Ship Tunnel has finally been given the thumbs up. Slated to begin construction next year, the tunnel will cut through an entire peninsula, allowing ships to bypass Norway's most hazardous shipping route.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Snøhetta, Building and
The 1.7-kilometre Stad Ship Tunnel, which will have a pair of stone entrances designed by Snøhetta, has been given the green light and construction is now set to begin in 2022. Read more
A man was taking a walk this week along the U.K. coast when he was stunned to see what appeared to be a large ship floating across the sky in the distance. His remarkable photos actually show an optical illusion caused by a rare “superior mirage.”52-year-old businessman David Morris was strolling along the shore at the village of Gillan in Cornwall on Thursday when he noticed the biza
while the supercargo will be able to operate on standard VLSFO, the plan is to operate the vessel on carbon-neutral e-methanol or sustainable bio-methanol from day one. The post maersk launches world’s first carbon-neutral container ship, expected to sail in 2023 appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
When we hear about microplastic particles polluting the ocean, the usual suspected sources are degraded consumer plastic goods and synthetic textile fibers from washing machines. A new study, however, suggests that much of the blame lies with protective hull coatings on ships.Continue ReadingCategory: Environment, ScienceTags: Microplastic, Pollution, Ocean, Ships
by shifting the floor levels, the architects were able to create a diverse range of spaces with different ceiling heights and atmospheres. The post ship architecture’s ‘house in field’ contains a variety of living spaces beneath its gable roof appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the zip-fastener ship by yasuhiro suzuki, creates the illusion of opening the water, just the way you would unzip your winter jacket. The post this zip-fastener ship by yasuhiro suzuki unzips tokyo’s sumida river waters appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. 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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