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Achievements by MIT to use new materials made from nature (eg. by combining 2 bacteria, developing materials in use) to enhance life qualities. _____ Quotes by Neri Oxman: "designers and architects have been trained to design discrete parts with discrete functions" "Moving away from assembly to growth"  "Think of it as evolution, not by natural selection, but by design" _____  http://www.ted.com/talks/neri_oxman_design_at_the_intersection_of_technology_and_biology?utm_campaign

Achievements by MIT to use new materials made from nature (eg. by combining 2 bacteria, developing materials in use) to enhance life qualities. _____ Quotes by Neri Oxman: "designers and architects have been trained to design discrete parts with discrete functions" "Moving away from assembly to growth" "Think of it as evolution, not by natural selection, but by design" _____ http://www.ted.com/talks/neri_oxman_design_at_the_intersection_of_technology_and_biology?utm_campaign

How John Leal's realization that water can be sanitized with chlorine gave rise to swimming pools and changed women's fashion and attitude  http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2014/10/steven-johnson-inquiring-minds

How John Leal's realization that water can be sanitized with chlorine gave rise to swimming pools and changed women's fashion and attitude http://www.motherjones.com/environment/2014/10/steven-johnson-inquiring-minds

How design helps children who need prosthetic arms overcome their fear of being judged/ prevent discrimination  http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/open-bionics-prosthetic-hands

Popular Superhero-Themed Bionic Arms Made for Children

How design helps children who need prosthetic arms overcome their fear of being judged/ prevent discrimination http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/open-bionics-prosthetic-hands

Rii's photograph series "How the Other Half Lives" has  inspired Roosevelt to close lodging houses. As a Danish immigrant, he understood what it was like to starve and be homeless, so sharing what he saw was particularly personal.   He also pioneered flash photography with the series. Steven Johnson in "How We Got to Now, Episode 4: Light", described his phototaking as "starting small explosions in houses unannounced in midnight" to produce correctly exposed and  candid images.

Pioneering Social Reformer Jacob Riis Revealed "How The Other Half Lives" in America

Rii's photograph series "How the Other Half Lives" has inspired Roosevelt to close lodging houses. As a Danish immigrant, he understood what it was like to starve and be homeless, so sharing what he saw was particularly personal. He also pioneered flash photography with the series. Steven Johnson in "How We Got to Now, Episode 4: Light", described his phototaking as "starting small explosions in houses unannounced in midnight" to produce correctly exposed and candid images.

How fashion reach the masses  AD100 architect Toshiko Mori in the original wing of Tokyo’s Hotel Okura—a midcentury icon that she and Bottega Veneta creative director Tomas Maier, among other discerning tastemakers, are campaigning to save from demolition.  http://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/save-hotel-okura

How fashion reach the masses AD100 architect Toshiko Mori in the original wing of Tokyo’s Hotel Okura—a midcentury icon that she and Bottega Veneta creative director Tomas Maier, among other discerning tastemakers, are campaigning to save from demolition. http://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/save-hotel-okura

Melanie Araujo: integrating design into tech companies at silicon valleys to increase social diversity, so that firms can incorporate more diverse experiences into product design

Melanie Araujo: integrating design into tech companies at silicon valleys to increase social diversity, so that firms can incorporate more diverse experiences into product design

How fashion design changed perception of self ie. women after WWII

How fashion design changed perception of self ie. women after WWII


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Lengthening one of its sinuous tentacles, a curious and colorful octopus emerges from the seabed, bringing shape, colour and vital light. With this vision, the architect Giancarlo Zema designs the Octopus floor lamp in DuPont™ Corian® for LumineXence. A contemporary corian floor lamp bicoloured with a steel base, dynamic RGB LED technology with remote control. An intriguing art-design object, in a limited edition. #LuxuryLamp #LuxuryDesign #DesignArt #CorianDesign

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Hi everyone!   Sorry we've been slow to respond and post recently. We've been hard at work in the lab getting our bionic hands ready for a 2016 release!  We hope you're as excited as we are to see these bionic hands in action.   The bionic heroes are coming. https://video.buffer.com/v/569fc5cb76b2d6d40eef2655

Hi everyone! Sorry we've been slow to respond and post recently. We've been hard at work in the lab getting our bionic hands ready for a 2016 release! We hope you're as excited as we are to see these bionic hands in action. The bionic heroes are coming. https://video.buffer.com/v/569fc5cb76b2d6d40eef2655

Oh HELLO. Need ya in my life, DIY LED fiber optic star ceiling...extreme project, but can be done, saving for a rainy day.

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Oh HELLO. Need ya in my life, DIY LED fiber optic star ceiling...extreme project, but can be done, saving for a rainy day.

jedi logan from open bionics fb

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Japanese artist Mihoko Ogaki has combined the night sky with the body in these sculptures constructed from plastic and embedded with LEDs. The light shines out through thousands of tiny holes and illuminates the walls surrounding the sculpture but when they are placed in bright room, the bodies appear to be suffering and dying. (via mymodernmet)

Mihoko Ogaki's Milky Way Sculptures

Japanese artist Mihoko Ogaki has combined the night sky with the body in these sculptures constructed from plastic and embedded with LEDs. The light shines out through thousands of tiny holes and illuminates the walls surrounding the sculpture but when they are placed in bright room, the bodies appear to be suffering and dying. (via mymodernmet)

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