Moscow will soon have the world's largest building - a $4 billion 5 year project. The new building will have roughly 27 million square feet of space, 900 apartments and 3,000 hotel rooms - oh yeah, it will alsoDie Farben beim poker sind in Reihenfolge Herz, Pik, Kreuz, Karo von oben nach unten sortiert. be 1,500 ft. tall.
via bdonline.co.uk "Architect Chetwood Associates has applied for planning for a £2.5 million "wind dam" in Russia. The dam, which would be located over a gorge at Lake Lagoda in north-west Russia, includes a cup-shaped spinnaker sail, believed to be the first of its kind, which will generate renewable energy by funnelling the wind through an attached turbine. The spinnaker shape is similar to the mainsail of a yacht, and [...]
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The two photos below are from the Core Memory: A Visual Survey of Vintage Computers book. That blue is out of control... The photo below is the IBM 360 - color coded number crunching - I need this in my house ASAFP.
via - e-architect.co.uk Bang & Olufsen's main building in Struer is anchored in the landscape, where the design and production company has its identity. The building was inaugurated in 1998 and is to be experienced as a large showroom for Bang & Olufsen's company culture and production. The aimed at dynamics, which manifests itself in the openness and visual accessibility of the building, initiate a conscious decision regarding the users' [...]
Over the last 18 months I've been designing a new Microsoft product - Windows Server code named "Centro". Today, it's final name gets shared with the world - here's a list of articles: Microsoft moving closer to Centro- CNET Microsoft Gives Centro a New Name- eWeek.com Microsoft Closer to Centro Launch- Inc.com On to Windows 7 Server and other new Microsoft server releases in the pipeline- ZDNet Microsoft's Fix for [...]
The 1967 International and Universal Exposition, or simply Expo 67, was the General Exhibition Category 1 World's Fair held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from April 27 to October 29, 1967. It was considered to be the most successful World's Fair of the 20th century, with over 50 million visitors and 62 nations participating. It also set the single-day attendance record for a world's fair with 569,000 visitors on its third [...]
via TUAW The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Wes Anderson (director of my favorite movie - The Life Aquatic) he'll release a short film called Hotel Chevalier later this week at Apple stores across the country and for free on iTunes. Mr. Anderson said that he shot the movie in 2 1/2 days and edited it on his own computer... The image above is the first of "The Darjeeling [...]
Two short videos of the Wally 118 - a $40,000,000 (USD) Yacht. ^ via Top Gear ^ via... (I have no idea)