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Win A Space-Age Skirt by Shadowplay NYC, Inspired by Hubble Photography (Worth $138!)

Win A Space-Age Skirt by Shadowplay NYC, Inspired by Hubble Photography (Worth $138!)

If you've been looking for a way to display your love for astronomy, we've got a giveaway that will rock your world.  Shadowplay NYC is an independent label run by astronomy-obsessed Ximena Chouza and

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MVRDV Transforms Dijon Factory Into Innovative Flexible Workspace

MVRDV Transforms Dijon Factory Into Innovative Flexible Workspace

The existing building that housed a dijon factory for five short years was too wide to accommodate 600 work spaces, but with only €4 million to work with, it wasn't possible for MVRDV to make major

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Mauricio Silva Arquitectos’ Multiproposal Gallery Provides Public Space in the Rainy City of Valdivia

Mauricio Silva Arquitectos’ Multiproposal Gallery Provides Public Space in the Rainy City of Valdivia

With its Multiproposal gallery, Mauricio Silva Arquitectos tackled the question of how to create an inviting public space in Valdivia, a small city in southern Chile where it rains all the time. The

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Seung Han Lee’s Magazine Rack Chair Saves Space in Small Apartments

Seung Han Lee’s Magazine Rack Chair Saves Space in Small Apartments

Designer Seung Han Lee has developed a clever multifunctional chair that does double duty as a storage rack for magazines. Dubbed the Magazine Rack Chair, the space-saving design features a series of

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Stefan Eberstadt’s Rucksak House Provides Instant Space & Light For a Cramped Apartment

Stefan Eberstadt’s Rucksak House Provides Instant Space & Light For a Cramped Apartment

Rucksack House is perched on the edge of both sculpture and architecture as well as on the side of a building. Eberstadt's add-on room is constructed of a welded steel cage with a light birch veneered

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Eustáquio Martínez’s Spanish Bus Station Looks Like a Levitating Alien Spaceship!

Eustáquio Martínez’s Spanish Bus Station Looks Like a Levitating Alien Spaceship!

Intercambiador Padre Anchieta (Interchange Station Padre Anchieta) in Santa Cruz, Tenerife designed by Spanish Architect Eustáquio Martínez, features a great combination of contrasting textures and

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San Francisco’s Parklets Transform Parking Spaces Into Urban Oases

San Francisco’s Parklets Transform Parking Spaces Into Urban Oases

Local design studio Rebar was instrumental in developing the concept of using public parking spaces to create a more engaging use for the public – even temporarily. Rebar’s original project started in

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Twilight Epiphany Skyspace by James Turrell Suspends Time and Space With LEDs in Houston

Twilight Epiphany Skyspace by James Turrell Suspends Time and Space With LEDs in Houston

Turrell worked with Thomas Phifer and Partners as well as Linbeck contractors to realize the project's construction, which consists of grass, concrete, stone and composite steel. The rooftop LED light

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Jason Sweeney’s Stereopublic Project Crowdsources Quiet Spaces in Busy Cities

Jason Sweeney’s Stereopublic Project Crowdsources Quiet Spaces in Busy Cities

Cities have always been bustling environments, and with more and more of us living in them it can be difficult to find a quite place to relax or contemplate. Sound Artist Jason Sweeney's winning proposal

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OH.NO.SUMO Is Turning Public Spaces Into Fun Pop-up Cinemas!

OH.NO.SUMO Is Turning Public Spaces Into Fun Pop-up Cinemas!

The structure consists of a humble timber frame covered in waterproof fabric that makes it a neat and cozy space for visitors. Cushions are scattered inside the space, and above the entrance they've built

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Astronauts to Hold Zero-G Olympics Aboard the International Space Station!

Astronauts to Hold Zero-G Olympics Aboard the International Space Station!

The 2012 London Olympics is just around the corner, and for the host city the event has cost millions of pounds and taken years of planning — but one team of astronauts think they can create their own

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Spaceships With Solar-Powered Lasers Could Deflect World-Ending Asteroids

Spaceships With Solar-Powered Lasers Could Deflect World-Ending Asteroids

Solar technology has taken off and literally shot into orbit over the last few years with satellites and the USAF's top-secret shuttle being powered by photovoltaic panels. Now a team from Scotland's

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New Pee-Powered Plasma Thruster Could Allow Astronauts to Travel Farther Into Deep Space

New Pee-Powered Plasma Thruster Could Allow Astronauts to Travel Farther Into Deep Space

A new type of plasma thruster, currently in development at the Australian National University, could be a game-changer for deep space missions. Researchers at ANU believe that the new plasma thruster

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Egyptian Teenager Creates Next-Generation Quantum Space Propulsion System

Egyptian Teenager Creates Next-Generation Quantum Space Propulsion System

An Egyptain teenager has patented a next-generation propulsion system that could send spacecraft to other solar systems—without using a single drop of fuel. While it is not quite warp-drive technology,

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Artist Mike Kelley’s Last Work ‘Mobile Homestead’ Will Become Community Space for Detroit

Artist Mike Kelley’s Last Work ‘Mobile Homestead’ Will Become Community Space for Detroit

'Mobile Homestead' is one of the last works by the late artist Mike Kelley, a piece he used as a way to reconnect with his childhood roots. Having grown up in a working-class town on the outskirts of

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The USAF’s Secret X-37B Space Plane is Powered by a Deployable Solar Panel

The USAF’s Secret X-37B Space Plane is Powered by a Deployable Solar Panel

The X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle (OTV) - the US Air Force's top-secret automated space plane - is finally set to return to Earth after a year in space. Although not much is known about the spacecraft, we do

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Modular SPACEPLATES Greenhouse Mimics the Geometry of Sea Urchin Shells

Modular SPACEPLATES Greenhouse Mimics the Geometry of Sea Urchin Shells

Building on a concept first introduced by the late Danish engineer Ture Wester, the designers have created a minimalist modular system that is lightweight and self-supporting, expansive, and yet

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Are Green Spaces an Indicator of Social and Economic Inequality?

Are Green Spaces an Indicator of Social and Economic Inequality?

Look out of your window. Can you see many trees or vegetation? If so, then you may be living in one of the more affulent parts of your city. That or you live in the countryside. Tim DeChant, of Per

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The Pocket Shelter by Aaron Maret is a Portable Space on Wheels

The Pocket Shelter by Aaron Maret is a Portable Space on Wheels

The Pocket Shelter was constructed by Maret in 2010 at a cost of $24,000. The tiny house house on wheels features salvaged millwork and a trailer frame, and boasts natural finishes, as well as local and

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Breathtaking SolarSonic Installation Inspired by Future of Space Exploration in Taiwan

Breathtaking SolarSonic Installation Inspired by Future of Space Exploration in Taiwan

King's latest magnificent design is just one in a series of chromatic sculptures designed to incorporate the sun, a body of work which evokes Sir Arthur C. Clark's science fiction tale "Wind from the Sun"

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Tom Sachs and Nike Transform Astronaut Gear into Space-Themed Apparel

Tom Sachs and Nike Transform Astronaut Gear into Space-Themed Apparel

New York-based artist Tom Sachs has teamed up with Nike on a capsule collection that combines Sach's DIY ethos and his preoccupation with space exploration with the sportswear giant's yen for

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Sou Fujimoto’s Glassy House NA Blurs the Distinction Between Indoor and Outdoor Space

Sou Fujimoto’s Glassy House NA Blurs the Distinction Between Indoor and Outdoor Space

What makes House NA so unique is that it doesn't contain rooms in the same way that most typical homes do; instead, it has 21 different "floor plates" of varying sizes that flow into each other. Fujimoto

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Studio Souffle Creates Cushy Portable Spaces That Can Be Inflated Almost Anywhere

Studio Souffle Creates Cushy Portable Spaces That Can Be Inflated Almost Anywhere

Here's a great way to start enjoying more of your daily activities al fresco. Custom designed and handcrafted by Studio Souffle, these amazing inflatable structures are portable designs that can be popped

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Suivez le Guide Redefines Flexible Workspace with Movable Modules

Suivez le Guide Redefines Flexible Workspace with Movable Modules

Using plywood, 5AM constructed seven rectangular modules that are lined up in the middle of the sprawling warehouse-like office space. The modules are framed in steel, and set on wheeled casters below

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Google’s London Campus Features Ultra Flexible Shipping Container Working Spaces

Google’s London Campus Features Ultra Flexible Shipping Container Working Spaces

Google Campus is a seven story co-working and event space in the center of London's tech hub, otherwise known as Silicon Roundabout. The co-working facility provides office space for Google employees and

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Upcycled Shipping Containers Transformed into Modern Spaces By WhiteCrate

Upcycled Shipping Containers Transformed into Modern Spaces By WhiteCrate

Shipping containers are being given a revamp by WhiteCrate, a UK-based company that transforms the old structures into these brilliant pop-up event spaces. The containers begin as ready-built structures

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Freestanding Garden Tower Provides Green Space For 50 Plants to Flourish

Freestanding Garden Tower Provides Green Space For 50 Plants to Flourish

Here at Inhabitat we love bringing our green-thumbed readers revolutionary designs to help indoor gardens flourish - and that's exactly what this clever Garden Tower compact farm does. The tower

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6 Fuzzy Ways to Spruce up Your Space Using Moss!

6 Fuzzy Ways to Spruce up Your Space Using Moss!

Check out 6 amazing ways to green spaces with moss and learn how to make your own green graffiti: Live Moss Street Poetry by Anna Galforth Strook’s Reverse Moss Graffiti Mural Emerges from a Wall of

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Help All 4 Paws Animal Shelter Green Its New Space!

Help All 4 Paws Animal Shelter Green Its New Space!

It's pretty clear that we're animal lovers here at Inhabitat, so when we got an email from All 4 Paws, a progressive animal rescue in South Carolina, asking for help we knew we couldn't say no. The

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The Earthquake-Proof Table Provides a Safe Space for Students When the Earth Starts to Rumble

The Earthquake-Proof Table Provides a Safe Space for Students When the Earth Starts to Rumble

More than 300 million students across the globe sit in classrooms that weren't constructed to withstand an earthquake, leaving them susceptible to serious injury and even death if the earth were to start

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