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Don’t Blame the Engineer for These Disasters New! 2019-10-21 06:45:15Rob Spiegel has covered automation and control for 19 years, 17 of them for Design News. Other topics he has covered include supply chain technology,

New Ultrathin Artificial Muscle for Soft Robots Developed New! 2019-10-21 05:30:00Researchers have developed an ultrathin, artificial muscle for soft robotics that allow for kinetic movements by combining a carbon-based 2D material

How to Track Down Setup and Hold Violations New! 2019-10-21 05:00:00Timing relationships between signals are critical to reliable operation of digital designs. With synchronous designs, the timing of the clock signal r

Save Your Crash Test Dummy 2019-10-18 06:00:00The finite element (FE) method, the Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning, digital twins. A lot of fancy technical buzzwords that, when applied t

Friday Funny: Life After Death by PowerPoint 2019-10-18 05:30:00Don McMillan is going to take us through what it means to destroy your presentation by abusing PowerPoint. Rob Spiegel has covered automation and con

Nano-Thermometer Can Take Cells’ Temperature for Medical Applications 2019-10-18 05:00:00Researchers have developed a nano-thermometer that can take the temperature of human cells, technology that could provide new insights for the treatme

Happy in His Work: Joy Keeps Nobel Winner 2019-10-17 06:00:00 John Goodenough (center) received the Design News Lifetime Achievement Award in 2018. Here he is seen with the magazine’s staff and with winne

New 3DP Anatomical Models Feature Patient-Specific Pathology 2019-10-17 05:30:00One of the most fascinating things about technological history is seeing how innovations in one field have ripple effects that couldn't have been pre

Method Inspired by Beetle Scales Turns Recycled Plastic 2019-10-17 05:00:00Researchers are constantly turning to nature to inform new scientific and synthetic designs. Scientists at the University of Sheffield are some of the

10 Videos that Break Down the Engineering of 2019-10-16 14:30:00Chevrolet has experimented with a mid-engine layout for its Corvette sports car since the Chevrolet Experimental Research Vehicle-I (CERV-I) of 1960,

NYT > Art & Design

How the Louvre’s Leonardo Blockbuster Shows a Master’s New! 2019-10-21 07:51:23Eight highlights from the exhibition plot Leonardo da Vinci’s trajectory as an artist and show the breadth of his talents.

In Search of Hilma af Klint, Who Upended New! 2019-10-21 05:00:16In and around Stockholm, the secretive painter — whose bold abstract works predated Kandinsky’s — lived a life of spiritual yearning

The Army Is Looking for a Few Good New! 2019-10-21 05:00:16A new reserve unit, inspired by the Monuments Men of the World War II era, will aim to protect antiquities and important cultural sites in war zones.

Discovering Mumbai’s Art Deco Treasures New! 2019-10-21 05:00:10The city has the world’s second-largest collection of the buildings, second only to Miami. But even as they gain attention, they are threatened.

Which Way to ‘Starry Night’? A Reimagined MoMA New! 2019-10-21 03:18:29Drawn by free admission on Sunday, nearly 10,000 visitors let themselves get lost in the Museum of Modern Art’s larger, reorganized spaces.

The Week in Arts: Alicia Keys, Mark Morris 2019-10-20 10:06:07The singer headlines Tidal’s benefit concert in Brooklyn; and the Museum of Modern Art debuts its larger, more diverse collection.

Their Land Became Part of Central Park. They’re 2019-10-20 05:00:08A new sculpture will honor the Lyons family, black activists and property owners who once lived in Seneca Village, a community destroyed by the creati

A Designer’s Williamsburg Apartment Bursting With Curios 2019-10-19 08:48:49Over 15 years, Sean McNanney has transformed his small railroad apartment in Brooklyn into a life-size mood board.

Keith Haring Mural Cut Out of New York 2019-10-18 14:16:31The artwork, at a former youth center owned by a church, faces an uncertain future.

With the Guggenheim, Frank Lloyd Wright Built a 2019-10-18 13:45:08Just before he died, the architect created a spiraling city square that elevates the work it houses.

A Pioneering Architect Shares a Glimpse Into His 2019-10-18 12:51:25Shigeru Ban documents a week in his life, in which he walks through Paris, visits his latest building in Switzerland and has a rare moment of rest.

Charles Jencks, 80, Dies; Helped Define Postmodern Architecture 2019-10-18 12:20:46His writings announced the death of Modernism, and the public spaces he designed were full of adventurous shapes and ideas.

House & Home

Benjamin Moore Announces 2020 Color Of The Year! 2019-10-11 11:02:19Benjamin Moore just revealed its 2020 Color Of The Year as First Light (2102-70). A refreshing pink, this uplifting hue welcomes the new decade with e

Four Easy Ways To Refresh Your Space In 2019-10-07 00:00:40Presented by Cocooning for winter? There’s no better time to spruce up your space – affordably! Whether you’re longing to update you

Stylish Bathroom Inspiration You’ll Soak Up 2019-10-07 00:00:21Presented by Transform your bathroom into an oasis that not only looks stunning, but functions flawlessly. Whatever your taste, The Home Depot Canada

This Inviting Kitchen Is The Epitome Of Prairie-Modern 2019-10-03 16:20:53Not far from the Rockies, just outside of Calgary, is an elegant yet cozy showhome designed by Aly Velji and Katie Nelson of Alykhan Velji Designs for

Watch Lynda Reeves Talk Design On CTV Morning 2019-09-27 19:35:24Out west for IDS Vancouver, Lynda joined hosts Keri Adams and Jason Pires to talk about the evolution of interior design in Canada, the differences be

2019 Endless Design Inspiration Contest 2019-09-27 04:30:39H&H’s Endless Design Inspiration Contest The post 2019 Endless Design Inspiration Contest appeared first on House & Home.

Sherwin-Williams Announces 2020 Color Of The Year! 2019-09-26 16:20:20Sherwin-Williams just revealed its 2020 Color Of The Year as Naval (SW-6244). “People want to feel grounded and inspired to pursue their mental,

Kick-Start Your Fall Baking With The New Cookbook, 2019-09-26 14:26:17From one of the world’s most acclaimed bakery restaurants, this revised edition — by Tartine founders Elisabeth Prueitt and Chad Robe

Ask A Designer: How To Freshen Up A 2019-09-23 14:42:53In this Ask A Designer column, Jennifer Koper shares her ideas for redecorating a bedroom in cool shades of blue. Question: I’m redoing my

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‘beautiful machines’ traces the era of the elegant New! 2019-10-21 07:20:02tracing 90 years of automotive class, 'beautiful machines: the era of the elegant sports car' takes its readers on a grand tour of the greatest cars

codesignlab builds a low-cost and off-grid housing prototype New! 2019-10-21 07:00:25the design-to-build process combines local techniques and digital prefabrication with the aim of developing ecological architecture in africa. The pos

NASA makes history with first ever all-female spacewalk New! 2019-10-21 06:30:08on october 18, 2019, the first ever all-female spacewalk saw NASA astronauts christina koch and jessica meir venturing outside the international space

scientists develop faux-flesh to give touch devices a New! 2019-10-21 06:05:01smartphones could be wrapped in artificial skin to give them a more natural feel, according to researchers. The post scientists develop faux-flesh to

sawadeesign forms large circular enclosures for hoc mon New! 2019-10-21 05:20:25the circular plan intends to create softness and stimulate the sense of curiosity, movement and activity of the animals. The post sawadeesign forms la

brothers swap real-life for LEGO creations in clever New! 2019-10-21 04:45:42each video takes the duo months to make, experimenting with LEGO to create lifelike objects including LEGO jam, LEGO eggs and LEGO toast. The post bro

mackay-lyons sweetapple’s monumental smith house overlooks the shores New! 2019-10-21 02:45:13the project consists of three pavilions across a two-acre oceanfront site adjacent to the architect's farm. The post mackay-lyons sweetapple’s

SN design architects builds house in kakegawa, japan, New! 2019-10-20 23:15:38spanning more than 30 meters in length, the roof covers most exterior and interior spaces. The post SN design architects builds house in kakegawa, jap

hamonic + masson envisions limassol tower with ‘independent New! 2019-10-20 16:15:57limassol tower rises with columns that bloom into exterior swimming pools and green areas, each linking directly to an individual unit. The post hamon

NYCxDESIGN 2020 is set to be more expansive 2019-10-20 13:30:10the eighth-annual celebration of design will feature more public activations, focus on emerging design talent, and provide new insights into how desig