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Saucer-shaped solar vehicle gears up for Ice Road Challenge. The Xof1, by Marcelo da Luz. *Mudit

Saucer-shaped solar vehicle gears up for Ice Road Challenge. The Xof1, by Marcelo da Luz.

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The Chinese Box: an exhibition by Map Office, a multidisciplinary platform established in 1996 by French architects/artists Laurent Gutierrez and Valerie Portefaix. *abitare

The Chinese Box: an exhibition by Map Office, a multidisciplinary platform established in 1996 by French architects/artists Laurent Gutierrez and Valerie Portefaix.

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Foresight - Newton's Shakedown: brilliantly funny new short mockumentary from Christopher Holloran about the world losing gravity. Only chocolate bars and fancy shoes seem to float up. WARNING- Contains good looking scientists, priests and melons. *tistopa

video post Foresight - Newton's Shakedown: brilliantly funny new short mockumentary from Christopher Holloran about the world losing gravity. Only chocolate bars and fancy shoes seem to float up. WARNING- Contains good looking scientists, priests and melons.

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Domenico Diego and Cristina Corradini designed the “Street Safe Initiative,” a brightly-coloured layer of asphalt a few inches beneath the surface of the road, which becomes visible when the road surface breaks up, making potholes easier to see. *janakmshah

Domenico Diego and Cristina Corradini designed the “Street Safe Initiative,” a brightly-coloured layer of asphalt a few inches beneath the surface of the road, which becomes visible when the road surface breaks up, making potholes easier to see.

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Focus on the french shop"Caractere Naturel"which offers a wide selection of decorative elements made of driftwood. Combines simplicity and aesthetics. *Pixiome

Focus on the french shop"Caractere Naturel"which offers a wide selection of decorative elements made of driftwood. Combines simplicity and aesthetics.

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Joan Jonas at Yvon Lambert - A museum-like solo show in the Chelsea gallery. *abitare

Joan Jonas at Yvon Lambert - A museum-like solo show in the Chelsea gallery.

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Made of "L" shaped units, this modular funiture system by Shigeru Ban can be combined to create chairs, tables and benches. *MUUUZ

Made of "L" shaped units, this modular funiture system by Shigeru Ban can be combined to create chairs, tables and benches.

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The Close Galerie. The shape of the Meridian PIANO is not intended to clearly anticipate the variety of needs to complete. These needs are currently not defined and the solution of the form is a large proportion intuitive. *xforce

The Close Galerie. The shape of the Meridian PIANO is not intended to clearly anticipate the variety of needs to complete. These needs are currently not defined and the solution of the form is a large proportion intuitive.

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Amazing shots of sleeping bugs covered in water droplets by Miroslaw Swietek. *ellergy

Amazing shots of sleeping bugs covered in water droplets by Miroslaw Swietek.

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Lawn House by Altro-Studio's Anna Rita Emili is a bio-compatible mobile house made of transparent panels and covered with rolled lawn system. Green, integrated and fun. *MUUUZ

Lawn House by Altro-Studio's Anna Rita Emili is a bio-compatible mobile house made of transparent panels and covered with rolled lawn system. Green, integrated and fun.

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Win a limited-edition, aviation-themed poster designed by Orange Element and screenprinted by historic Globe Poster of Baltimore, MD! *OrangeElement

Win a limited-edition, aviation-themed poster designed by Orange Element and screenprinted by historic Globe Poster of Baltimore, MD!

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This winter was very cold, especially for those living on the street. So the Salvation Army got the idea of "coin-shells", with a simple message : "a small coin can make a big difference. Campaign by Try, Oslo, Norway. *paperplane

This winter was very cold, especially for those living on the street. So the Salvation Army got the idea of "coin-shells", with a simple message : "a small coin can make a big difference. Campaign by Try, Oslo, Norway.

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Emeco's new version of the Navy Chair, made of recycled Coca-Cola bottles. Great ad campaign showing the chair encased in a one-ton block of ice created by ice sculptor Duncan Hamilton and photographed by Peer Lindgreen. *rugenius

Emeco's new version of the Navy Chair, made of recycled Coca-Cola bottles. Great ad campaign showing the chair encased in a one-ton block of ice created by ice sculptor Duncan Hamilton and photographed by Peer Lindgreen.

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Mia Pearlman's Voluta is a limited edition laser cut sculpture made of translucent high impact polystyrene. Fun and easy to construct, it offers art lovers of all ages the opportunity to create and own a complex, luminous “paper” sculpture. *atelier 29

Mia Pearlman's Voluta is a limited edition laser cut sculpture made of translucent high impact polystyrene. Fun and easy to construct, it offers art lovers of all ages the opportunity to create and own a complex, luminous “paper” sculpture.

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A vintage Spring issue of American Fabrics magazine is a great source of inspiration for vintage fashion styles and editorial design of the early 1950s... *turbografix

A vintage Spring issue of American Fabrics magazine is a great source of inspiration for vintage fashion styles and editorial design of the early 1950s...

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Micro-Sculptor Dalton Ghetti produces tiny works in the wood and graphite of pencils. Tiny, but incredible. *Scot Bailey

Micro-Sculptor Dalton Ghetti produces tiny works in the wood and graphite of pencils. Tiny, but incredible.

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"We are animals" is an incredible typeface by Pogo. *iGNANT

"We are animals" is an incredible typeface by Pogo.

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WFTS just released a collection of wooden sunglasses. 3 different styles available in 2 colors. Wood is said to be perfect fot this use as it is light and comfortable. *Neodim

WFTS just released a collection of wooden sunglasses. 3 different styles available in 2 colors. Wood is said to be perfect fot this use as it is light and comfortable.

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Every Playboy Centerfold, 1988-1997: the result of digitally averaging every Playboy centerfold foldout for the 10 years. By Jason Salavon.
*buchino

Every Playboy Centerfold, 1988-1997: the result of digitally averaging every Playboy centerfold foldout for the 10 years. By Jason Salavon.

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Pretty nifty concept of the periodic table... of typography! [Editor's Note: We previously saw the last of these as #19585, but love the new additions!] *wazzra

Pretty nifty concept of the periodic table... of typography! [Editor's Note: We previously saw the last of these as #19585, but love the new additions!]

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NOTCOT heads into the lembeh straits of sulawesi, indonesia for an inspiration vacation of sorts... and already the moonlight, aerial views, and contrast to my every day are shifting perspectives... *NOTCOT

featured post NOTCOT heads into the lembeh straits of sulawesi, indonesia for an inspiration vacation of sorts... and already the moonlight, aerial views, and contrast to my every day are shifting perspectives...

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Scott Amron is at it again, this time creating a self insulating coffee cup, called Heatswell. Simply pour a hot beverage  into this thin stackable cup and watch its midsection swell to form a cool insulating collar. *BuzzBeast

Scott Amron is at it again, this time creating a self insulating coffee cup, called Heatswell. Simply pour a hot beverage into this thin stackable cup and watch its midsection swell to form a cool insulating collar.

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it’s time for some cupcakes with cojones. Enter Butch Bakery. Manly cupcakes for manly men. Grunt. The brainchild of former asset backed securities attorney David Arrick. *TheUrbanGrocer

it’s time for some cupcakes with cojones. Enter Butch Bakery. Manly cupcakes for manly men. Grunt. The brainchild of former asset backed securities attorney David Arrick.

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The NYTimes has released their latest T Magazine, the Spring 2010 Travel issue. *rugenius

The NYTimes has released their latest T Magazine, the Spring 2010 Travel issue.

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"Fine Collection of Curious Sound Objects" by Georg Reil. The arrangement includes 6 exceptional exhibits from the world of sounds and acoustics. At first sight looking trivial, each object incorporates a very unique ability. *abitare

"Fine Collection of Curious Sound Objects" by Georg Reil. The arrangement includes 6 exceptional exhibits from the world of sounds and acoustics. At first sight looking trivial, each object incorporates a very unique ability.

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This is a nice packaging approach from Ryanna Christianson a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point. She created a six pack of Norsk Øl which is based on the Scandinavian  Nisse. *rugenius

This is a nice packaging approach from Ryanna Christianson a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point. She created a six pack of Norsk Øl which is based on the Scandinavian Nisse.

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This poor seahorse seems to have been the victim of a confused cuttlefish. The cuttlefish has actually laid its eggs on this seahorse off the coast of Spain. *rugenius

This poor seahorse seems to have been the victim of a confused cuttlefish. The cuttlefish has actually laid its eggs on this seahorse off the coast of Spain.

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Mathias Bengtsson's Paper Chair will be part of the Danish Crafts Mindcraft show in Milan next month. 12 works by Denmark's most talented craftspeople will be shown at Zona Tortona, Spazio Vuoto, 55a via Savona. *rugenius

Mathias Bengtsson's Paper Chair will be part of the Danish Crafts Mindcraft show in Milan next month. 12 works by Denmark's most talented craftspeople will be shown at Zona Tortona, Spazio Vuoto, 55a via Savona.

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Glass artist Shayna Leib creates amazing paneled works with glass cane that she pulls herself. *Scot Bailey

Glass artist Shayna Leib creates amazing paneled works with glass cane that she pulls herself.

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Kevin Cantrell's proposed rebrand for Swedish based Acne Jeans focuses on Acne’s iconic name by incorporating crops and using a stark black and white color palette. *rugenius

Kevin Cantrell's proposed rebrand for Swedish based Acne Jeans focuses on Acne’s iconic name by incorporating crops and using a stark black and white color palette.

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Incredible lampwork beads by Canadian artist Sherry Bellamy *wendlz

Incredible lampwork beads by Canadian artist Sherry Bellamy

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A campfire challenges you to tell tough stories and it keeps wild animals away. The Prairie campfire of Maandag meubels hits the bull's-eye. The shape indicates where your logs are well placed. *BarbaraPeters

A campfire challenges you to tell tough stories and it keeps wild animals away. The Prairie campfire of Maandag meubels hits the bull's-eye. The shape indicates where your logs are well placed.

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Japan - The Strange Country is an infographic video by Kenichi exploring the statistics about Japan and the Japanese people. *fubiz

Japan - The Strange Country is an infographic video by Kenichi exploring the statistics about Japan and the Japanese people.

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The story of Kurt Manchild- deep sleep brainstorm sessions, REM constables, and NES games played with a pillow. *cinghiataurus

The story of Kurt Manchild- deep sleep brainstorm sessions, REM constables, and NES games played with a pillow.

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Eco-friendly home in Otake, Japan by Suppose Design Office uses passive solar design to heat the home. It is earth-friendly and comes with a bathroom that has breath-taking views, whether looking inside or out! *julianliam

Eco-friendly home in Otake, Japan by Suppose Design Office uses passive solar design to heat the home. It is earth-friendly and comes with a bathroom that has breath-taking views, whether looking inside or out!

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Langham Place Hotel in Hong Kong not only offers tours of its incredible art collection, but also leaves guests with a petite box-set of cards with the pieces and explanations. *NOTCOT

Langham Place Hotel in Hong Kong not only offers tours of its incredible art collection, but also leaves guests with a petite box-set of cards with the pieces and explanations.

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Fun Wired article - Tom Shannon, the multimedia artist generates these complex forms with a simple machine, a pendulum of his own design that swings over the canvas, releasing pigment from six radio-controlled paint guns. *NOTCOT

Fun Wired article - Tom Shannon, the multimedia artist generates these complex forms with a simple machine, a pendulum of his own design that swings over the canvas, releasing pigment from six radio-controlled paint guns.

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Wow - Panda King drops Monday, the first Angry Woebots figure! *NOTCOT

Wow - Panda King drops Monday, the first Angry Woebots figure!

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Sten and Lex's "Poster Stencils" ~ amazing works being shown at their solo show in Rome ~ see the video of their unique process! *NOTCOT

Sten and Lex's "Poster Stencils" ~ amazing works being shown at their solo show in Rome ~ see the video of their unique process!

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Enzo Mari: Fable Game ~ stories you can literally build and invent as you go along! *NOTCOT

Enzo Mari: Fable Game ~ stories you can literally build and invent as you go along!

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Artist Diem Chau's latest crayon carvings are those of the 12 Chinese Zodiacs and can be seen in her latest gallery show which also features her amazing porcelains. *laurasweet

Artist Diem Chau's latest crayon carvings are those of the 12 Chinese Zodiacs and can be seen in her latest gallery show which also features her amazing porcelains.

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ARQ lamp by POTEMINE ILIA for BEplusHAVE. 
Essentialism is not minimalism. New interior design and furniture concept. *ipotemin

ARQ lamp by POTEMINE ILIA for BEplusHAVE.
Essentialism is not minimalism. New interior design and furniture concept.

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Ventura Lambrate, Milan Salone 2010 ~ A new design district in this revitalized industrial area: exhibitions, designers, emerging talents and international creative situations. *abitare

Ventura Lambrate, Milan Salone 2010 ~ A new design district in this revitalized industrial area: exhibitions, designers, emerging talents and international creative situations.

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Back to a classic 20th century design desk calendar. Timor  has been in production by Danese since 1967. A clever design combining great style and ease of use, the Timor is a great example of form & function by Enzo Mari. *rugenius

Back to a classic 20th century design desk calendar. Timor has been in production by Danese since 1967. A clever design combining great style and ease of use, the Timor is a great example of form & function by Enzo Mari.

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Really digging the white leather on this bed from Modloft. The 5' headboard would make quite a statement in a bedroom! *erina

Really digging the white leather on this bed from Modloft. The 5' headboard would make quite a statement in a bedroom!

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Michihiro Matsuoka's steam punk sculptures from stone clay and acrylic paint. *rugenius

Michihiro Matsuoka's steam punk sculptures from stone clay and acrylic paint.

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