Plan your next getaway with NotVentures. This week’s roundup includes Irish castles, tropical overwater bungalows, Ecuadorian birdwatching and more.
Golla Golla, Cute graphic design by Qian Sun, a graphic design MFA candidate in Savannah College of Art and Design.
Beautiful Nanaimo Cruise ship Terminal by Checkwitch Poiron Architects.
Live ticks become the first animals to be observed under a scanning electron microscope while alive.
Curious Mixture Absinthe, packaging by Stig Bratvold.
Gorgeous NOMA lab by 3XN Architects.
How spiders avoid sticking to their own webs. The key is in the movement!
Subwing, a device that lets you go waterskiing underwater.
Open Office Space series by Tito Mouraz.
Beautifully simple shelves by Tatjana Reimann for Kolor.
omstudio's Ninja shoot with Epic. Impressive footage captured by the OMCOPTER drone.
The Weight Recorder by Weiche Wu, a scale that draws your weight.
The Mem Chair by Christophe Pillet for Kristalia.
Kevin Twomey's beautiful photo series capturing the inner workings of high and low tech machines.
The making of the extremely durable, premium finish for HTC One S through a process called micro-arc oxidation.
The new, slimmer Leatherman rebar, holds an impressive 17 tools.
John McAslan + Partner's renovation of King's Cross Station in London is nearly complete.
L footboard stepstool from Tolix.
The Tuber series by Sebastian Herkner for Pulpo.
Efficient slime moulds find the same routes as US highways.
'Metamorphosis' by Antfood for Good Books. Incredible animation.
Rodrigo Caula's Eat & Play Table and Chairs, a swinging set of table and chairs.
Guy Mishaly creates BLAST chairs by detonating generic metal boxes into stools! More photos and a video of the process.
Fascinating new research into the behavior of flocks of starlings suggest individual birds act mathematically like magnetized metals.
ASHA (Arthur Steen Horne Adamson)'s lovely new logo and rebrand for Lark insurance.
Beautiful work by Russian illustrator Reey Whaar.
Mimosa, a divider by Sebastiaan Pijnappel that responds to the user's movements and gestures.
Beautiful ink paintaings by George Boorujy.
Bacon waffles, frozen egg whites and the story behind the Whiskey Smash are a part of this week’s roundup from Tasteologie and Liqurious.
Stunning Matadero Film Library in Madrid by CH+QS Arquitectos.
Beautiful illustrations and products like this lovely Cut Out and Make Bird Mobile from Alice Melvin.
Made by Many's Alex Harding invented Picle, an app that captures the sounds surrounding your photographs.
Maizy Electronics series by Simone Spalvieri & Valentina Del Ciotto. A collection of objects made of PLA, powered by photovoltaic cells and rechargeable batteries.
The City of Geneva visualizes the digital traces created by our mobile phones with Ville Vivante.
The Presenze Collection by Piergirogio Robino and Alice Occleppo for Nucleo.
Furever, a film by Amy Finkel, a documentary film about post-mortal pet preservation. That's right, like having your pet taxidermied.
Full body compression suits for racehorses. Interesting concept...
A tiny chicken embryo’s beating heart, LEGO shuttles in space and stories behind the Kraken are all part of this week’s roundup from NOTCOT.org.
Domus bookends. Love the idea of creating a house for your books to hold up your books.
Ondrej Pakan's inspiring macro photography.
Shingles Alabaster, a pantry cabinet from Field Day covered in fancy-cut Western Red Cedar shingles.
The glossy, beautiful Lucano Step Stool by Metaphys in collaboration with Hasegawa Kogyo Co.
David Boni's stunning Noble Animals series.
The Clockwork Forest installation by Greyworld plays music when the giant key is turned.
Love the Sputnik Chair Collection by Fred Fetty.
Gorgeous photos of Busch Garden's new emu chicks.