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tulou, which literally means 'earthen building', is a type of vernacular dwelling with a distinctive circular shape. The post office ZHU turns a traditional chinese tulou into a contemporary art space appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Are you a photographer who would love to give deep space imaging a try – but you’re not quite ready to spend thousands of dollars (or more) to build your own astrophotography rig? With remote astrophotography, you can create astonishing images without the high startup costs. You can learn how to capture and process images using high-end telescopes located all over the world. Even if you have your
Build Tiny recently completed a tiny house named the Piwakawaka that has no stairs as it's arranged on one level. However, this model, named the Nugget, goes to the other extreme and squeezes in two staircases. The home's space-saving layout packs in a bedroom and a home office, and also has a lot of storage space for its size.Continue ReadingCategory: Tiny Houses, LifestyleTags: Building and Con
husos architects renovated a 44 sqm apartment into a house that can work as a figurative, multi-narrative space or as an abstract, ‘mute’ space. The post tiny apartment in madrid is transformed into a flexible multi use space for spanish performer appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
the family home occupies the building of an old noodle factory. The post two floating floors add space for sunbathing inside tokyo house by toru kashihara architects appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
roberto scaia proposes the massive integration of public space in relation to nature under large light roofs in buenos aires. The post large white recyclable fabric with double negative curvatures covers new public space in argentina appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Blue Origin has nailed the first human flight of New Shepard, taking company founder Jeff Bezos, his brother Mark, 82-year-old Mary Wallace "Wally" Funk and 18-year-old Oliver Daemen on a brief jaunt to space.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, ScienceTags: Blue Origin, Space Tourism, New Shepard
Architecture office ODA has proposed a rezoning plan for New York that would allow developers to build higher in return for turning private courtyards into public space. Read more
Sixty years ago this week, America sent its second man into space. The mission had gone flawlessly, but nearly ended in tragedy when the Liberty Bell 7 Mercury space capsule sank into the sea, almost taking astronaut Virgil Grissom with it.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, ScienceTags: NASA, History, Features, Mercury Project
Blue Origin announced today that the fourth and final passenger on the first human flight of New Shepard is 18-year-old Oliver Daemen. Replacing the anonymous auction bidder who won the seat, Daemen will be the youngest person ever to fly into space.Continue ReadingCategory: Space, ScienceTags: Blue Origin, New Shepard, New Atlas Audio, Space Tourism 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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