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Cloud Atlas
An art project simulates the miracle of rain in Missouri.
Shore Bet
Can smarter materials and better engineering mitigate the risk of living near the...
Touch and Go
Robotic furniture sounds less far-fetched when Yves Béhar and the MIT Media Lab are involved.
Mean Mug
Ceramicist Ian Anderson is expanding overseas and leveraging the web to make design more democratic—but first, coffee.
Prefab Made This Super Remote House in the Ontario Wilderness Possible
An isolated prefab in Ontario, Canada, demonstrates how factory-built housing can be as site sensitive as traditional...
Views Stretch to Mexico at This Hard-Edged Texas Home
Mining inspiration from the mountains of West Texas, two architects burrow a home into the terrain.