The Four-to-One table by Leon Fitzpatrick is a dining table with matching chairs. It draws inspiration from both Asian design (its low seating position) and mid-century Scandinavian design (use of bent plywood).
Mobile shipping container restaurants are making it big. This one in Linz, Austria is made from a 20 ft container, hinged hydraulic door that raises to reveal a just right bar outfitted with beer taps. Oh and it's gold-plated and totally blinged out.
Björk released a box set special dedicated to Voltaïc. a lovingly produced celebration of the past two years of Björk’s Volta activities—her sixth studio album (2007) and subsequent two-year world tour.
Amazing photographs from the International Space Station of Sarychev Peak on Matua Island erupting. The cloud shows the impact of the initial eruption hitting the atmosphere and creating that mushroom effect.
At a beachside park in Spain, architects built a shade structure that mimics the look and swaying action of nearby pine trees. Since new trees would never to grow in the salty air conditions near the beach, they created a stunning replica of a grove of pine trees.
Quit eye-ing those sexy ankles! Amphibian is a set of fins that are an aid for lifeguards (and Baywatch beauties) patrolling the beaches. They help the lifeguard swim over faster and have some pretty cool features.