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The basic shape of a passenger jet hasn’t really changed much for decades, but radical new shapes are inching closer to production. JetZero has announced that its beautiful blended-wing demonstrator has been FAA-approved to begin test flights.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: Plane, Concept Aircraft, Aviation, blended wing, FAA, Aircraft
A lack of care over design decisions made in public spaces is a key source of inequity in America, New York designer Little Wing Lee tells Dezeen in this interview. Read more
the roof design draws from the traditional meinong oil paper and bamboo umbrella, spanning the entire distance in one continuous sweep. The post archi-tectonics tops field hockey stadium in hangzhou with 125-meter free-span wing roof appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Canadian studio 25:8 Architecture + Urban Design has added a cedar-clad extension with a shape informed by birds in flight to a house in Ottawa. Read more
Local studio Roth Architecture has built an organically shaped creative lab in Tulum made of concrete and palm fibre with a form driven by "nature's artistic wills". Read more
Under a US$235-million contract, the US Air Force has tapped JetZero to build a prototype blended wing aircraft as a way to advance and demonstrate the capabilities of the technology that could lead to a new class of military transports.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: US Air Force, blended wing, Aircraft
NASA's Sustainable Flight Demonstrator full-scale single-aisle research plane designed to explore net-zero aviation emissions and faster, more economical passenger flight near the speed of sound has been named the X-66A by the US Air Force.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: NASA, Boeing, US Air Force, Aircraft, Hypersonic, Supersonic, Wings, Flight
'decadence' catamaran by andy waugh uses a hull design that gives it submerged teardrop hulls that are attached to a spaceship-looking body. The post ‘decadence’ catamaran resembles a rocket ship on water boosted by inflatable wing sails appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The blended-wing Natilus Kona aircraft, which is now flying in quarter-scale testing in California, is set to have a zero-emissions variant thanks to a partnership with Zeroavia, which will provide a 600 kW hydrogen-electric powertrain option.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: blended wing, ZeroAvia, Hydrogen Aviation, Hydrogen-powered, Climate Solutions: Aviation
inspired by geological landforms, studio gang brings organic, otherworldly architecture to new york's natural history museum. The post studio gang sculpts the natural history museum’s new wing like an eroded canyon 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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