Garbage Island - Incredible - VBS actually chartered a 3 week trip out to the Great Pacific Garbage Patch that we've been fascinated by for a while now... and made a 12 part mini series... see the first few parts up now!
It's Yuri's Night! The annual all-night bash around the world kicks off April 12 with nearly 200 parties around the globe, including shindigs at NASA Research facilities, Antarctic research stations and universities in Africa. Submit your Yuri's Night photos to Wired.com!!
This year Lladro hired British design team Committee to hip up their products in their latest Re-Cyclos collection. Not yet available for purchase, it also includes new Bodo Sperlein and Jaime Hayon pieces.
This futuristic architectural design is shortlisted in an international contest to create a new observatory in Liverpool, England, reminding us that space-age proposals have a great way of stirring the imagination.
This is a collection with almost all the Unilever Heartbrand logos, the name differ from country to country but the symbol is always the same. Look for Kwality Wall's logo. Why is it the only one different?
We are sending out mini accordion file folders. Take them with you and fill them up with your personal objects - receipts, ticket stubs, lists, Polaroids, or anything else that defines you and your life. They will be put in a gallery in Atlanta.
Iris by Michaël Bihain is a coffee table that you can pile. It is made from a single sheet of steel and comes in black or white. [Editor's Note: looks like a lesser version of Ross Lovegrove's in #9166]
Tame is a concept that sets a status message synced with all of your devices and applications. If you’re driving or need some privacy, you can tell Tame to handle auto-responses to your phone, IM, text, Facebook, and more.
Anne Adams - "The ABC's of Invertebrates" - The artist who did these designs suffered from a form of dementia that heightens artistic ability; the designs have an interesting, very mathematical aesthetic.
Banksy's Bristol Home Sweet Home is a new book on the UK artist and his background. Interesting analysis on whether he will stay celebrated or if current market prices will stay up or if its just hype!
Keyport ~ i got hands on with one finally, and here are some closeups to answer those questions about HOW they get those keys on there... and how easily you can swap them! The dovetailing is quite nice...
Beautiful bookshelf inspired from the sinuous form of a ribbon. Made in Italy by Kartell, this Lovely Rita Bookshelf is available in four translucent color options, and adds an elegant and sophisticated accent to your living room, bedroom, or study.