“Fast Track” is a 167 foot long trampoline track that was installed in Nikola-Lenivets park in rural Russia for the Archstoyanie art festival. It created by Estonian architecture firm Salto Architects. "“Fast track” is a integral part of park infrastructure, it is a road and an installation at the same time. It challenges the concept of infrastructure that only focuses on technical and functional aspects and tends to be ignorant to its surroundings. “Fast track” is an attempt to create intelligent infrastructure that is emotional and corresponds to the local context. It gives the user a different experience of moving and percieving the environment."
"One of the most striking things about New York City is the fall colors and there's no better place to view this then Central Park. I chose 15 locations in the park and revisited them 2 days a week for six months, recording all camera positions and lens information to create consistency in the images. All shots were taken just after sunrise." by Jamie Scott
This new series of sweaters from Mr. Gugu & Miss Go feature your favorite snacks and sweets front and center. From burgers and drops to gummy bears and popcorn…you think it, they’ll most likely have it.
Researchers have discovered an unknown species of blunt-headed vine snake, which is now called Imantodes chocoensis, in the Chocoan forest in northwestern Ecuador. The snakes live in an area around Mexico and Argentina. Different from other species, this kind of snakes have a very thin body, a disproportionately slender neck, bug-like eyes and a blunt head.
Porsche's new Cayman, it will be launched on the market in two versions: Cayman and Cayman S. The Cayman is powered by a 2.7-liter engine with 275 hp; with the Sport Chrono package it accelerates from a standstill to 60 mph in 5.1 seconds. The 3.4-liter engine in the Cayman S produces 325 hp; with PDK and the Sport Chrono package it sprints from 0-60 mph in 4.4 seconds. The new Cayman will arrive dealerships in Spring 2013 starting at $52,600 for the Cayman and $63,800 for the Cayman S.
Floppy Table is a Cool coffee table created by the Berlin art, design and architecture duo Axel van Exel and Marian Neulant of Neulant van Exel. The table is based on a classic 3.5″ floppy disk.Axel and Marian built the good sized table out of welded hot rolled steel and stainless steel. They've also cleverly reimagined the iconic metal shutter as a secret compartment (GIF after the jump)...