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The Drive to Level 5 Podcast - Episode 2019-08-16 09:00:00 The Automated Driving Vehicles Leaderboard from Navigant Research contends that partnerships will be important going forward, giv

Nickel May Be Limiting Material 2019-08-16 06:00:00Supplying raw materials for the increasing volumes of electric vehicles (EVs) produced worldwide is a source of growing concern among battery and vehi

Friday Funny: Don McMillan Continues the Tradition of 2019-08-16 05:30:00  Don McMillian insists that engineers are not boring just because they like boring things. RELATED ARTICLES: Friday Funny: Watch the Sufferin

5 Reasons You’ll Need a 3D Printer on 2019-08-15 06:00:00  RELATED ARTICLES: 7 Great NASA Technologies You Don't Know About Elon Musk Has 4 Keys to Colonizing Mars 8 Technologies We Owe to the Ap

Researchers Print Smallest Version of “Great Wave” Painting 2019-08-15 05:00:00Printing technology to create a printed drawing or some other type of image typically requires ink. However, an international group of researchers in

New Semiconductor Paves Way for Non-Toxic Solar Cells 2019-08-14 18:00:00Solar panels have been a great benefit to the world’s interest in deriving electricity from alternative energy sources. However, one drawback to

White Paper Explains PLC Data Capture at the 2019-08-14 05:30:00Opto 22 has released the white paper, “Meet the Future: Edge Programmable Industrial Controllers,” which discusses how controls engineers

The Drive to Level 5 Podcast - Episode 2019-08-13 09:00:00 High performance compute platforms such as the ones offered by Nvidia are key to the performance of autonomous vehicles. Shown above: An autonomous t

5 Books Every Embedded Systems Engineer Should Read 2019-08-13 06:00:00Jacob Beningo is an embedded software consultant who currently works with clients in more than a dozen countries to dramatically transform their busin

Understanding the Use of Implicits and Fields in 2019-08-13 05:30:00In traditional CAD environments, geometry can be defined and represented in more ways than one. If you have ever used a 3D modeling program, you&rsquo

Researchers Develop Graphene from Carbon Dioxide 2019-08-12 06:00:00We’ve recently told you how researchers have found various new ways to synthesize graphene, including using bark from eucalyptus trees and a pro

7 Can't-Miss Sessions from Drive World 2019 2019-08-12 05:00:00What do artificial intelligence, blockchain, and quantum computing all have in common? They're all emerging technologies that are having a significan

NYT > Art & Design

8 New Comic Book Series for the End 2019-08-20 12:54:57The season may be winding down, but things are heating up for comics fans, with unusual plot lines and new kinds of heroes.

MCA Denver Names a New Director 2019-08-20 10:12:03Nora Burnett Abrams, the curator behind the museum’s Tara Donovan and Basquiat exhibitions, will lead the innovative contemporary art institutio

Could Architecture Help You Live Forever? 2019-08-20 05:01:24For a pair of avant-garde artists, eternal life wasn’t just a dream — it was a possibility. As long, that is, as you were committed t

Lee Krasner, Hiding in Plain Sight 2019-08-19 19:04:11A major touring retrospective of the American painter brings her out of the shadow of her famous husband.

The Met Reviews Items It Received From a 2019-08-19 16:47:08The Metropolitan Museum of Art is studying the Indian artifacts it holds that track back to a man accused of running a major antiquities smuggling rin

The Complex History of the Women’s Suffrage Movement 2019-08-17 05:39:49As the 19th Amendment turns 100, three exhibitions in Washington explore the contentious — and unfinished — struggle for voting rights.

Libraries’ Culture Pass Signs Up 70,000 in First 2019-08-17 01:44:52The Queens, Brooklyn and New York libraries’ initiative has partnered with 17 new cultural institutions since its inception, bringing the number

Disney’s Haunted Mansion at 50: The Ghosts Are 2019-08-17 01:38:38Superfans share their memories of this macabre but delightful Disneyland attraction.

Star Architect Must Pay Venice Over Bridge Too 2019-08-16 14:24:05An Italian court fined Santiago Calatrava 78,000 euros, saying the damage done to the glass-and-steel structure by rolling luggage was predictable.

The Unexpectedly Tropical History of Brutalism 2019-08-16 12:54:26Long associated with European cities, the style has plenty of history in other parts of the world, too. In Brazil, it reached a surprising apotheosis.

My Bill Viola Video Marathon 2019-08-16 09:03:58From sunrise to sundown, a Philadelphia visit rediscovers the artist’s challenging contributions to installation art.

Art Disappears in Private Hands. Can Social Media 2019-08-16 05:24:12Private art collections are notoriously secretive. A collective website aims to make them viewable by all.

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sasan nasernia deconstructs persian and arabic calligraphy to New! 2019-08-22 11:58:34abstracted letterforms, often geometrically configured, are stretched and distorted beyond their usual bounds, 'dripping' onto the floor and stretch

heatherwick studio plans giant ‘planted pergola’ for mixed-use 2019-08-22 10:16:44the undulating structure rises like a gently sloping hillside before puncturing the ground to allow natural light into the basement zones. The post he

purpose built moto restyles ducati GT1000 modern classic 2019-08-22 07:18:53having aged over 50,000 km, purpose built moto refines and renews a ducati GT1000 cafe racer to offer an even sportier ride. The post purpose built mo

ink calligraphy furniture by apiwat chitapanya flows like 2019-08-22 06:45:31designed for thai brand masaya, the pieces embody the rhythm, movement and flow of chinese calligraphy painting. The post ink calligraphy furniture by

penguin-shaped egg-holder and boiler designed to dive into 2019-08-22 06:15:58holding up to half a dozen eggs in its hollow form, the 'egguins' by peleg design appears as if a small colony of penguins. The post penguin-shaped

solo houses summer show features pezo von ellrichshausen, 2019-08-22 05:35:04the group show is experienced as part of a route that leads visitors across the natural landscape of eastern spain. The post solo houses summer show

an intricate wooden canopy tops JK-AR’s house of 2019-08-22 05:05:18functioning both structurally and aesthetically, the canopy has been constructed from 4006 pieces and using only wooden joinery. The post an intricate

this 100% plant and algae T-shirt can biodegrade 2019-08-22 04:01:38all you need to do is remember to compost it at the end of its life. The post this 100% plant and algae T-shirt can biodegrade in just 12 weeks appear

wilson architects deconstructs kooroomba chapel to frame mountain 2019-08-22 02:45:30the small timber frame building intends to explore the natural setting and provide visitors with a strong sense of place. The post wilson architects d

geoship, the bioceramic dome for the homeless designed 2019-08-21 23:15:00the geoship bioceramic domes for social housing are affordable, energy sufficient, fire resistant and disaster resilient. The post geoship, the biocer

C+A revives landmark building in kyoto university of 2019-08-21 20:05:10C+A aimed to build a flexible hub for student activities on campus, enhancing the experience of students and teachers alike. The post C+A revives land

new video tours zaha hadid’s soon-to-open daxing airport 2019-08-21 17:01:12scheduled to open late september 2019, the 700,000 sqm airport is being constructed to ease the burden on the chinese captial’s existing airport

Home Decorating Trends –

12 Amazing Shoe Storage Ideas You Should Definitely 2019-08-20 09:02:00A proper shoe storage system can mean a lot and makes a huge difference in a home. Without it the entryway seems messy and you can’t really avoi

Use a Fresh Piece of Furniture or Unique 2019-08-20 06:20:20Let’s face it: Few of us have the time and budget to do a complete design overhaul when we want a fresh look at home. The good thing is that a r

Stylish Penthouse Apartment Overlooks Mount Vesuvius 2019-08-20 03:06:09This penthouse apartment is the hallmark of bright and elegant interior designs. It was designed in 2018 by FADD Architects and it’s located in

Concrete Bathrooms Are Surprisingly Welcoming – See For 2019-08-19 06:45:11Concrete is super popular right now, as many contemporary homes rely on it to look minimalist, crisp and trendy. we’re quite used to the idea of

A Magical Little House In The Montezuma Jungle 2019-08-19 03:53:36The Green Moon Lodge is a magical little retreat set in the jungle. You can find it in Montezuma (Costa Rica), just three minutes away from the beach.

Creative Uses for Wooden Shingles in Contemporary Architecture 2019-08-16 08:03:54Today wood shingles are not as common as they used to be mostly given the fact that they’re more susceptible to fire than the other materials. A

Choose From These Fresh Lighting Fixtures For Style 2019-08-16 04:38:58For many people, lighting in the home is an afterthought at best, or just something to be dealt with, at worst. In reality, lighting is important not

This San Francisco Apartment Blurs the Line Between 2019-08-15 07:00:59Smack in the middle of downtown San Francisco, a very basic apartment was converted into a spectacular space that overlooks the city. The residence is