Bamboo Buildings of the Future

Friday March 15, 2019

The future, we are told, is going to be green. These bamboo buildings take that idea to a very green extreme.

Making a Log Cabin on Wheels

Sunday March 10, 2019

Filmmaker Cyrus Sutton has mastered the art of living comfortably in cars. In fact, his current abode – a thoroughly decked-out Freightliner – is like a wood cabin on wheels.

An online repository for all our favourite fading, tattered tees. Because a world in which the meaningless ephemera of bygone decades isn’t stored for posterity isn’t worth living in.

Walking in Memphis, in India

Friday March 08, 2019

India's postmodern, Memphis-style buildings sure are nice on the eye. But how did they get there?

Back in the day, TV station logos were physical models made of metal and wood. We look at the designers who put some of these surprisingly tactile emblems together.

Rugged Land Rover on the outside, sleek Tesla on the inside.

Rather than working unpaid internships, these design students bought an old school bus and turned it into a mobile studio. 

365 Knots in 365 Days

Saturday February 23, 2019

Artist Windy Chien set herself a challenge: to tie a different knot a day for a year. Her collection is making our inner Cub Scout very jealous. 

Rjukan, Norway used to be shrouded in darkness for half the year. Until some bright spark decided to muck around with some very large mirrors. 

The push to start growing our coffee cups has begun.