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Float Table | By Rpr

At first glance the Float Table looks like an ordinary coffee table, but it isnīt, the original table designed by RPR (Rock Paper Robot), elastically deforms and stabilizes when force is applied. The levitating wooden cubes are held with a system of tensile steel cables and when pushed reveal the tableīs dynamic character. Check out the video and see the table in action.
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RPR Float Table from RockPaperRobot on Vimeo.



NASA Visions of the Future Posters | Image

NASA Visions of the Future Posters

NASA is giving away its spectacular vintage-inspired space travel posters for free! Back in the 1930s and ī40s, during the height of the Great Depression, artists designed posters for the Works Projects Administration to encourage travel to national parks and other tourist sites in the United States. NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory is taking a similar approach to promote a future of travel to other planets, and has unveiled a set of retro-style posters advertising t...
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CASE STUDY ALPINE BED | Image

CASE STUDY ALPINE BED

Made entirely of multi-ply bent laminated wood, the Case Study Alpine Series Bed is all about curves. Reminiscent of a mid century design, the bed features simple and fluid lines making it an instant classic.  The Alpine Bed was inspired by the traditional craftsmanship of vintage-sporting equipment; such as bentwood tennis rackets, wooden skis and even a wooden kayak....
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TIP TON CHAIR | BY BARBER OSGERBY | Image

TIP TON CHAIR | BY BARBER OSGERBY

The Tip Ton chair by London-based design studio Barber Osgerby is a solid plastic chair that has a forward-tilt action that will help your health apparently, it straightens the pelvis and spine and thus improves circulation to the abdominal and back muscles....
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