The Hanging Garden that asks for water, with the help of moisture sensors and Arduino. When a plant needs water, the LED corresponding to that specific plant switches on. By The Clorofilas & Aer studio.
Love waking up to the inspiring GoPro videos people make ~ this one is takes you to chase monster waves with Jaime Sterling on an epic international journey that culminates in his 2011 Big Wave World Championship. Fun graphic overlays!
Parthenocarp installation from Ronald van der Meijs. Interesting project with tones created by strings controlled by growing cucumber plants. The cucumbers form a "slow driving piston", guiding a mechanical 'finger' along the string as they grow.
The Art of Beer ~ perusing the beer section of Whole Foods is always a graphic design/packaging feast for the eyes... so many fascinating labels! Take a peek at a few that jumped out today! (And an octopus cube.)
Dalston’s FARM:shop is literally a farm in a shop. Once a derelict store, it is now a shop/cafe/meeting place and farm all in one, complete with a backyard polytunnel, aquaria, hydroponics, and rooftop living chickens!
Get ready for the weekend, with a roundup of travel inspiration from NotVentures. This week’s roundup includes picnics in Portland, emigrating to New Zealand and the undiscovered charms of the Antilles!