April 23rd, 2014 | Tags:
Dots Design Studio, plywood bikes, PLYbike, Thai design, Eco Travel, Green Materials, Green Products, bicycles

Bangkok-based Dots Design Studio makes handcrafted bicycles with glorious timber parts. Their PLYbike is made from strong stripy pieces of sandwiched wood veneer. The bikes are perfect for taking a spin around town, they were recently showcased at this year’s Milan Design Week. Read the rest of Dots Design Studio’s Beautiful PLYbikes are Handcrafted From [...]

April 23rd, 2014 | Tags:
Osteoid 3D Printed Cast, Deniz Karahasin Osteoid, 3d printed cast, ultrasound cast, sound healing, bone healing, medicine devices, medicine technology, 3d printing, 3d printing technology, Golden A

We’ve seen 3D-printed lamps, chairs, houses and even self-replicating 3D printers, but Deniz Karahasin’s mindbending Osteoid cast looks like something from a sci-fi movie. The designer has created a concept design for a custom cast that could speed up bone healing by nearly 40 percent using 3D printing and ultrasound technology. Read the rest of [...]

April 23rd, 2014 | Tags:
14 Aerial Photographs of Mother Earth

Read the rest of 14 Awe-Inspiring Aerial Photographs Capture the Beauty of the Earth Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aerial imagery, aerial photographs, aerial photography, Climate Change, earth day, earth day photography, heart voh, landscapes, mangrove swamps, new caledonia, Yann Arthus-Betrand, Yann Arthus-Betrand aerial photography, Yann Arthus-Betrand photography

April 21st, 2014 | Tags:
Panic Attack and Anxiety Therapies

Understatement of the year: anxiety sucks. The good news is that there are many natural remedies available that work without the side effects associated with prescription drugs. While avoiding triggers that make you anxious is sound advice from medical professionals, the trouble is that it’s not always possible to identify and avoid all the situations [...]

April 21st, 2014 | Tags:
Al Gore at the University of Hawaii

Former Vice President Al Gore delivered a powerful address to a packed house at the Stan Sheriff Center at the University of Hawaii at Manoa last night. Environmentally, Gore is most famous, perhaps, for his 2006 speaking tour and subsequent documentary called An Inconvenient Truth, but as opening speaker Senator Brian Schatz pointed out, Mr. Gore [...]

April 21st, 2014 | Tags:
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Brooklyn-based design studio Autumn Workshop used reclaimed storage crates to craft this entire furniture set. Composed of 4 chairs, a bench, and an ottoman, the set is completely fabricated from cut-off pieces from the original crates, no extra wood has been used in the process. According to the designers, the only new components were some [...]

April 21st, 2014 | Tags:
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Poland-based artist Piotr Bockenheim takes goose egg shells and transforms these fragile structures into beautiful sculpture pieces by carving intricate patterns on them using a tiny electric drill. Visit here to see many more of Bockenheim’s incredible carvings. (via Colossal)

April 20th, 2014 | Tags:
yellowberry

Discover Yellowberry, an awesome new collection of cotton bras for girls aged 11-15. And even more awesome is the fact that Yellowberry founder Megan Grassell is only 18 years old. She came up with the idea for setting up this company when the lack of age-appropriate lingerie for pre-teens and young teenagers hit her in [...]

April 20th, 2014 | Tags:
spring cleaning photo

It’s been called the “pollen vortex.” Tree pollen counts have been exasperated as a result of this winter’s polar vortex. That means an amped up spring cleaning session is in order.  Heightened pollen counts mean an uncomfortable allergy season. If you suffer from allergies, spring cleaning is a must. Healthy space designer Robin Wilson of [...]

April 20th, 2014 | Tags:
Couple

Have a hate-on for your beau’s entourage? Here’s how to make sure it doesn’t cause relationship problems. Once upon a time, you fell in love with your guy – but not his friends. Some of them are okay, while others you fantasize hitting with your car, and you’ve actually Googled “how to make voodoo dolls” [...]