Artist Designs Surreal Futuristic Forts That Can Withstand Natural Disaster
"Dauphin Island" (Alabama, USA) by Dionisio González http://www.dionisiogonzalez.es/ | his renderings present a design more likely to survive that area's constant hurricanes, storms, & other natural disasters. || additional link: http://www.archdaily.com/494404/surreal-renderings-of-disaster-resistant-structures/
A set of master keys to the infrastructure of NYC popped up on ebay last month: The set consists of five keys that would allow control of virtually any elevator in the city, could knock out power to municipal buildings and skyscrapers, darken city streets, open subway gates and some firehouse doors and provide full access to 1 World Trade Center and other construction sites.
The most badass thing you'll see today: a bald eagle with 3D-printed beak
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"Piece of Nature Preserved" (1973) "The small hut is a tongue-in-cheek commentary on the longing for a simple, back-to-the-roots way of life," the museum suggests. "Nature unharmed by destructive environmental forces can only be created in a glass capsule, as a model in the shape of a preserving jar."