Adventures in the South of France, Caribbean beaches and tips for a grizzly encounter in the weekly roundup from NotVentures!
Core77 has an amazing post on how Carousel USA's Automotive turntables are made...
BBC's Weird Nature shows us how some creatures found rolling is the fastest way down a hill - See how some salamanders and caterpillars curl up and roll!
I love Jacqueline Bradley's playful approach to sculptural fashion!
Boulder electric vehicle’s DV-500 is world's first electric truck with max speed of 70 mph.
Frank is a wall hook by David Barry that looks like a rabbit! He's available in some great colors too.
"Lean Tables" A table design that uses a simple hexagonal shape and traditional crafts to create playfull configurations.Designed for Coordination by Flip Sellin & Markus Dilger
Wired Science takes a look at 8 controversial proposals to introduce non-native endangered species.
Upside Down, Left To Right: A Letterpress Film, a beautiful film about a printing workshop in Plymouth by Danny Cooke.
NEST CHAIR by Allt : It thus gives you a chance to sit comfy, vary your position and also to get up easily.
A nice look at the dark side of the moon! From NASA's new probes Ebb and Flow (part of GRAIL, Gravity Recovery And Interior Laboratory).
Aaron Durand's stunning photography of trains.
The XAPPR gun, a gaming gun with a clip on attachment for your phone.
Some multilayered New York paintings by french-based artist Daniel Castan. He uses quick drying acrylic paints while working from memory.
Delicate leaf skeletons created by Jenine Sheroes from human hair!
Home made 55 gallon drum smoker! Amazing making of pics...
Maryam Montague of the My Marrakesh has a new book - Marrakesh by Design, to be published by Artisan Books!
Lazerian's new paper lights
Lovely little teaser video for Pebble Universe. Great CG art and compositing.
Japanese based designer Noriyuki Otsuka recently completed the design of a all white shop with a mesh portal in the upcoming neighborhood of Umeda in Osaka, Japan.
Porcelain ginger root sculptures with colorful glaze and gold leaf.
The Making Of 'Just Add Fuel', a Peugeot ad made entirely out of paper. Created by London designer Kyle Bean and director Joseph Mann.
Michael O’Brien's low cost surgical lighting lamp, part of the India Future of Change competition.
A new insulating foam that can protect your hand from 7000 degree heat, but is also edible. Fascinating material developed by the Aarmourtherm Foundation.
VW GTI wear for babies!
Bambi, by Caroline Olsson, is inspired by the anatomy of the knee, where the bones can only bend one way.
Fun time lapse pics of fireflies!
Illustration made in PVC panels of 3x3 meters for the exhibition in Cuenca "Art on Paper".
Anon ski goggles use magnetic lenses for easy swapping.
Racing Cards are pullback toy cars made of ordinary playing cards manufactured in a unique mold using heat and vacuum.
The complex structure of The Cocoon_FS pavilion by Pohl Architects was constructed from leaf-like panels of fiber-reinforced polymer. Its translucent shell admits light during the day and illuminates its surroundings at night.
South Korean designer Jongho Park's latest project is this 'Costume Collection' of furniture pieces.
New 2012 woody creatures by Karl Zahn for Areaware - adorable dovetail animals and stackable crocodiles!
Two Step from Bao-Nghi Droste is a small working desk, ideal for home use. Two tabletop heights allow for both a standing and a seated work position.
Adorable Volkswagen GTI inspired snow sled!
Time lapse video of Vipp store in Copenhagen, Denmark
A set of folded cubes by designer Damien Hamon.
Gracia Studios designed ecoLofts, 20 elevated cabins in Mexico's wine country.
BIG (bjarke ingles group) created this year's Valentine's day sculpture 'BIG(heart)NYC' for Duffy Square. 400 transparent LED acrylic tubes envelop a large red heart at the center.
The REK coffee table by Reiner de Jong expands to fit your needs.
The beautiful Chalet Béranger, tucked away in St Martin de Belleville. Gorgeous ski lodge in the Alps, designed by Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance.
Lisa Nilsson's stunning anatomical cross sections created from Japanese mulberry paper.
Beautiful footage of a hawkmoth (Manduca sexta) in flight.
Adorable tiny sewing kit styled after a boy scout sleeping bag by Victoria Caswell.
Julie Bender's beautiful pyrographic artwork creates gorgeous illustrations on wood.
These nano quadrotors at the GRASP Lab in University of Pennsylvania perform some amazing moves and work together to navigate spaces with obstacles.