California

Solar-Powered Pipe Could Produce 1.5 Billion Gallons Of Drinking Water-1

This solar-powered pipe could produce 1.5 gallons of drinking water for drought-stricken California

To improve conditions in drought-stricken California, the organizers of this year's Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI) recently invited artists, designers and architects to come up with innovative plans for the Santa Monica Pier that could produce energy for electricity as well as clean drinking water, while also being aesthetically pleasing. One of the finalists in…



This Stunning Glass-Bottomed Slide Hangs About 1000 Feet Above LA-3

Skyslide: A stunning glass-bottomed slide that hangs 1,000 feet above Los Angeles

While China is working on the world’s longest and highest glass-encased walkway, Los Angeles has something more terrifying to offer. Say hello to Skyslide, a one-of-a-kind glass-bottomed slide that will get your adrenaline pumping just by looking at it. Perched at a height of over 1,000 feet from the ground, the new attraction is currently…






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Google’s future building might entail re-configurable spaces and giant robots

We have previously been witness to Thomas Heatherwick’s 'hive' architectural specimen for Singapore's Nanjang Technological University. Well, this time around, imposingly fantastical structures give way to extensive re-configurable spaces - courtesy of the plans made by Thomas Heatherwick and Bjarke Ingels (from BIG), for the expansion of Google's Mountain View campus. Touted to 'significantly increase…



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