Nationalencyklopedin, the Encyclopaedia Britannica of Swedens, opens 64 000 of its most read articles for visitors to read for free. At the same time the site gets a long overdue makeover by Forsman & Bodenfors and Monc.
The solar-powered off-grid cabin is owned and designed by Maartje Lammers and Boris Zeisser of 24H Architecture as a family summer vacation retreat in southern Sweden’s Glaskogen nature reserve. Dubbed Dragspelhuset or Accordion House by locals.
Micro Tumble Tree Timbers ~ 50 piece kit of mini Lincoln Logs! Currently my favorite desk toy ever... and made of real wood!!! (found it for $4.99!) For reference, the canister has a 2" diameter - and you can see comp between normal and mini sized logs.
Juvet Landscape Hotel by Jensen & Skodvin Arkitektkontor. Basically each room is a detached small independent house with one, or sometimes two of the walls constructed in glass. In this way every room gets a awesome view of dramatic landscape.
The Dutch artist Stani explains how he used free and open source software to design his award winning 5 Euro coin. Dedicated to "Netherlands and Architecture", the queen's portrait is made up of the names of prominent Dutch architects.