NEW NATIONAL STADIUM JAPAN. The Fashion Spot. Land8.com. Spare Parts. E2Hub - About us. Earth 2 Hub™ brings together leading-edge international creatives, scientists, technologists and futurists to explore how new science, new technology and new thinking could positively impact on the future.
Earth 2 Hub™ Ltd - visioning the future, was born of an idea conceived in the Atlantic Forest in Brazil in 2009 and was incorporated in London, United Kingdom in 2011. Arduino. UK Urban Exploration Forums. Powered exoskeleton. The exhibit "future soldier", designed by the US Army A powered exoskeleton, also known as powered armor, exoframe, or exosuit, is a mobile machine consisting primarily of an outer framework (akin to an insect's exoskeleton) worn by a person, and a powered system of motors or hydraulics that delivers at least part of the energy for limb movement.
The main function of a powered exoskeleton is to assist the wearer by boosting their strength and endurance. They are commonly designed for military use, to help soldiers carry heavy loads both in and out of combat. In civilian areas, similar exoskeletons could be used to help firefighters and other rescue workers survive dangerous environments. The medical field is another prime area for exoskeleton technology, where it can be used for enhanced precision during surgery, or as an assist to allow nurses to move heavy patients.
Help Kickstart Real-Life Mech Warfare with a New Arena. You remember Mech Warfare from RoboGames: it's where people build walking robots, arm them with BB guns, and set them lose against each other in a destructible cityscape.
The trick? The human pilot can't see their robot at all: the driving and shooting is all done through first-person cameras in the robots themselves, just like a video game. Except real. It's one of the most awesome things, you know, ever, and Mech Warfare needs your help building a bigger, better, and safer arena so that they can outfit their robots with even more dangerous weaponry. Breathingearth - CO2, birth & death rates by country, simulated real-time. Vizualize.me: Visualize your resume in one click.
Workshop - How to Make Instructables. PORTFOLIO SETUP - PORTFOLIO INTRODUCTION. Below is a quick overview of my thoughts and opinions on Architectural portfolio development.
I won’t go into the more tactile possibilities of origami portfolios, lasercut plexiglass covers, etc. These are sure-fire ways to make your work stand out. However, I want to be identified by my graphics and therefore need the imagery and layouts to do the talking. Besides, we are in the digital age, and therefore it is important to have a portfolio that looks good being viewed digitally. Software. Jolly bombs - plant food. Methoxetamine. Art Jobs for the Art Mobs Volunteer Work - Cyberpunk black/white dragon tattoo.
You're invited to Join Kiva. The end of the plug? Scientists invent wireless device that beams electricity through your home. By DAVID DERBYSHIRE Last updated at 12:31 08 June 2007 Scientists have sounded the death knell for the plug and power lead.
Rethink the abandoned world. Made in Brooklyn by RecycledBrooklyn. All of our items are made to order and we do not stock any items.
Production is running 6-8 weeks at this time. And due to overwhelming response please allow 24-48 hours for response to inquiries. We offer free delivery in the NYC vicinity only and we do free deliveries on Friday's between 9am-5pm, all other times will be a $50 fee. The ugly side of solar panels. Producing electricity from solar cells reduces air pollutants and greenhouse gases by about 90 percent in comparison to using conventional fossil fuel technologies, claims a study called "Emissions from Photovoltaic Life Cycles", to be published this month in “Environmental Science & Technology”.
Good news, it seems, until one reads the report itself. The researchers come up with a solid set of figures. However, they interpret them in a rather optimistic way. $330,000 Artificial Hamburger Slated for October. © Mark Post At the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands, a small amount of meat stem cells from a cow have been used to create thin strips of muscle tissue.
Currently the strips produced are whitish pink or pinkish yellow in color, are less than an inch long, under half an inch wide and as thin as a credit card. As Brian reported a few months ago researchers had previously planned to create a sausage from the tissue. SANTIAGO CALATRAVA. Conflicted Corrugation - Shop. CARDBOARD FUTURE - Made in England from pure Cardboard, 100% Sustainable, 100% Recyclable, Strong, Light, and Lovely. About IDEO. “Design thinking is a human-centered approach to innovation that draws from the designer's toolkit to integrate the needs of people, the possibilities of technology, and the requirements for business success.”
—Tim Brown, president and CEO Thinking like a designer can transform the way organizations develop products, services, processes, and strategy. This approach, which IDEO calls design thinking, brings together what is desirable from a human point of view with what is technologically feasible and economically viable. It also allows people who aren’t trained as designers to use creative tools to address a vast range of challenges. Rave against the machine. Molly Macindoe’s photography reveals the gritty former life of familiar city sites during the free party heyday of the late 90s, writes Merlin Fulcher Photographer and partygoer Molly Macindoe lifts the lid on UK rave culture, offering an insider’s perspective in her new book Out of Order: A Photographic Celebration of the Free Party Scene.
It covers underground parties, mostly in London, which Macindoe attended between 1997 and 2006, and casts a new light on the people and places involved. Three years before Macindoe’s narrative starts, the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act had criminalised outdoor parties with music ‘wholly or predominantly characterised by the emission of a succession of repetitive beats’. This new law followed the high-profile media uproar against the 1992 Castlemorton Common Festival and was a legislative milestone for Britain’s recreational counterculture that was already shifting its geography away from the countryside. EcoLogicStudio. Upcycled Designs Showcase. We were recently contacted by an enthusiastic member of a growing sect of the design and art community, Niels Craens, whose environmentally conscious mindset has crossed into his creative side. Niels is an Upcycling designer. This popular method of green re-purposing of materials to soften the environmental impact created from our over-indulgent consumer society provides our FYC readers with an inspiring showcase of some truly breathtaking creations.
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CHIP House powered by solar energy, controlled with Xbox Kinect - Images. The CHIP House's most striking feature is the insulation fitted around the home, which makes it look like a giant mattress but also preserves the interior temperature Image Gallery (6 images) The CHIP House - which stands for "Compact Hyper-Insulated Prototype" - was started with the goal of creating a net-zero energy home (i.e. one that requires no external energy source), and it looks like the designers exceeded that target. The house actually generates three times as much energy as it uses thanks to solar panels and a host of energy saving measures. THE LIVING BUILDING PROJECT DETAILS. Infographic – click to enlarge - An update on the garden half a year later can be found here This is a detailled plan about the “Living building”-Project I was involved in during my time at Jaaga in Bangalore. Khan Academy. Free Architecture Courses - Free Architecture Courses on the Web.
If you have a computer, tablet, or smart phone, you can go to college for free. Hundreds of colleges and universities around the world offer free downloads of popular courses and lectures in architecture, urban design, and engineering. Yes, there are drawbacks. Worldchanging: Bright Green. Architecture. Architecture. Solar powered Stuttgart main station is virtually net zero energy structure. The NYC Nomad. The Architecture Student's Survival Booklist! Garden Cities by Ebenezer Howard « SCOD Public Blog. SkyscraperCity - Powered by vBulletin. Red Bulletin- The woman regrowing the planet. People & Planet. Occupy the London Stock Exchange.
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