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Underwater Shots | Alexander Safonov

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Its not easy to find a computer programer who is interested in such a kind of under water photography! But Alexander Safonov is the one ! Sa
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UnExpected MateReality II - Workshop

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Un[Expected] Mate[Reality] 2014 is an intensive workshop which offers an opportunity to students, researchers and young designers to explore methods and tools related to innovative topics of the architectural discipline. The Workshop is part of a series of initiatives based in the School of Architecture and Society of Politecnico di Milano and focusing on Computational Design and Emerging Technologies. The aim is to introduce students to contemporary design strategies centered on the application of advanced software, enabling an augmented ability to conceptualize, develop and build innovative architecture.

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Animal Printheads, Biomimicry and More: How Nature Will Shape the Built Environment of the Future

Animal Printheads, Biomimicry and More: How Nature Will Shape the Built Environment of the Future | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
© John Becker Biomimicry is quickly emerging as one of the next architectural frontiers. New manufacturing processes such as 3D printing, coupled with
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The "first man-made biological leaf" could enable humans to colonise space

RCA graduate Julian Melchiorri says the synthetic biological leaf he developed, which absorbs water and carbon dioxide to produce oxygen just like a plant, could…
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Why IBM’s New Brainlike Chip May Be “Historic” | MIT Technology Review

Why IBM’s New Brainlike Chip May Be “Historic” | MIT Technology Review | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
A chip that uses a million digital neurons and 256 million synapses may signal the beginning of a new era of more intelligent computers.
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Smith|Allen 3D Printing Installation Endograft - 3D Printing Industry

The newest 3D printing installation from Smith|Allen studios is an undulating pentagram design providing a unique spatial experience.

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The Handibot, a Portable CNC Mill with Unlimited Work Area Capacity, Goes Live on Kickstarter

The Handibot, a Portable CNC Mill with Unlimited Work Area Capacity, Goes Live on Kickstarter | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
CNC mills live in shops, and power tools are things you can carry around. That's been the paradigm. But building on their successful 17 years of producing and refining CNC mills, ShopBot Tools has now combined the two worlds with their new, portable, crowdfunded Handibot. (The Kickstarter campaign went live about fifteen minutes ago.) The Handibot is what they're calling a "smart tool," and it's essentially a 3-axis CNC mill that you can carry (and run via PC, tablet
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IComputation's curator insight, July 14, 1:38 AM

had been waiting for this technique to be developed! Finally precise milling is loosing it's machine-bound limitations!

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Google Earth Screenshots Reveal Our Planet's Beautiful, Pattern-Like Designs

Google Earth Screenshots Reveal Our Planet's Beautiful, Pattern-Like Designs | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
An artist virtually flies the globe via Google Earth, capturing its most eye-popping aerial views along the way.
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A. Perry Homes's curator insight, June 30, 8:31 PM

Art is everywhere. 

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Reinvention of the dovetail connection

Reinvention of the dovetail connection | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
The workshop was part of our module "New Technologies", driven by Linda Hildebrand. Within the module we had a closer look on traditional Buildingpart connections, trying to rethink them by using computational tools.
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Gallery: The power of water | ideas.ted.com

Gallery: The power of water | ideas.ted.com | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
The latest project by Ed Burtynsky focuses on our relationship to water -- how we use it and abuse it, and how that shapes our world.
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The Architects Brain - The Architects Brain 11/11 ‘In pre-modern epo... | pointsupreme

The Architects Brain - The Architects Brain 11/11 ‘In pre-modern epo... | pointsupreme | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
The Architects Brain 11/11 ‘In pre-modern epochs, renewal of practice was always initiated by looking backwards, as a return to the fundamentals.
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Arup Develops 3D Printing Technique for Structural Steel

Arup Develops 3D Printing Technique for Structural Steel | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
© David de Jong A team lead by Arup has developed a method of designing and 3D Printing steel joints which will significantly reduce the time and

Via Alessio Erioli
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The Forgotten History Of CGI

The Forgotten History Of CGI | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
The roots of CGI lie in the first mechanical aids to drawing and painting. The earliest of these were developed to help solve a problem every artist has found to be sticky: perspective.
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6 Futuristic Construction Materials That Will Change The Way We Build Stuff

Lighter and stronger.
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Amazing 3d Maps Created with Maya XGen and a Single Primitive - 3D Architectural Visualization & Rendering Blog

Amazing 3d Maps Created with Maya XGen and a Single Primitive - 3D Architectural Visualization & Rendering Blog | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
Super inspiring visual experiments by 3d artist Lee Griggs using Maya XGen and the Arnold Render Engine. All it takes is a simple beveled cube or a sphere and a texture map. Simple, Amazing! Would be great seeing this done on 3dsmax with Forest Pack. Lee is currently working for Solid Angle as a technical …
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CLOUD_formations on Industrial Design Served

CLOUD_formations on Industrial Design Served | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it

Industrial Design Served features top work in categories such as product design and industrial design.

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Clay robotics: the future of architecture is happening now in a Chilterns farm

Clay robotics: the future of architecture is happening now in a Chilterns farm | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it

With robots made from sausage-stuffers in the barn and follies in the fields, Grymsdyke Farm is the ideal place for students to experiment with new technologies and local materials. Its creators explain why every village needs a robot

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Ionut Anton's curator insight, August 12, 6:52 AM

digital fabrication lab with local materials

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MatterFab's Cheap 3D Metal Printing - 3D Printing Industry

MatterFab's Cheap 3D Metal Printing - 3D Printing Industry | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
MatterFab uses the latest sensors, computers, and a low-power laser to bring down the price of 3D metal printing, with prototypes to launch next year.
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3ders.org - Sciaky's Giant 3D metal printer available in September, producing parts up to 19' lengths | 3D Printer News & 3D Printing News

3ders.org - Sciaky's Giant 3D metal printer available in September, producing parts up to 19' lengths | 3D Printer News & 3D Printing News | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and providers of additive manufacturing solutions for large-scale, high-value metal parts, announced today that it will be offering its electron beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) systems for purchase, which will be available as early as September 1, 2014.
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A/N Blog . IIT Students Explore the Potential of Carbon Fiber

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A/N Blog - Quicks hits and big thoughts from The Architect's Newspaper
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Curved laser bent wood

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This instructable will cover my own experiments with laser kerf bent wood, also known as lattice hinges, and how I tried to create it parametrically t...
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IComputation's curator insight, July 1, 2:15 AM

really nice sumary on the topic of how to get flat sheets bended by cutting holes!

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Oluwaseyi Sosanya invents 3D-weaving machine

Royal College of Art graduate Oluwaseyi Sosanya has created a loom that can weave in three dimensions and used it to create a shoe sole.
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Large Wall is 3D Printed by Bot Laboratory in Just 10 Hours Using Euclid Robot 3D Printer

Large Wall is 3D Printed by Bot Laboratory in Just 10 Hours Using Euclid Robot 3D Printer | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
There are two main constraints preventing 3D printing from becoming a major factor in the manufacturing of large scale objects. First and foremost is speed, and
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Minibuilders

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Small robots printing big structures. A research by Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia focused on the future of robotic construction. #Minibuilders #3dprinting
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Ruled Surfaces with Silkworm | Silkworm

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An Incredible Glowing Dress That Is Covered in Fiber Optic Filaments

An Incredible Glowing Dress That Is Covered in Fiber Optic Filaments | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
Instructables designer Natalie Walsh has created a stunning fiber optic dress that is covered in a free-flowing array of fiber optic filaments. She's posted detailed instructions on how to make the...
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Interieur Awards 2014

Interieur Awards 2014 | [THE COOL STUFF] | Scoop.it
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