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“Typewriter” Bought At Flea Market Actually A Nazi Enigma Machine, Sells For Big Money At Auction

“Typewriter” Bought At Flea Market Actually A Nazi Enigma Machine, Sells For Big Money At Auction

The rare antique was found at a Romanian flea market.
Artist Uses 100,000 Books To Make Full-Scale Parthenon Where Nazis Burned Them

Artist Uses 100,000 Books To Make Full-Scale Parthenon Where Nazis Burned Them

In 1933, Nazis burned 2,000 books they found "subversive." A conceptual artist has just built a Parthenon of banned books where the burning took place.
The Decade That Taste Forgot: Lavish And Luxe Interiors Of The 1970s

The Decade That Taste Forgot: Lavish And Luxe Interiors Of The 1970s

Design's worst decade in all its garish glory.
NASA Develops Plan To Push Killer Asteroids Off Path Toward Earth

NASA Develops Plan To Push Killer Asteroids Off Path Toward Earth

The space agency plans to test its new tech in 2024.
More Than Just the Arch: Eero Saarinen Architecture Through the Years

More Than Just the Arch: Eero Saarinen Architecture Through the Years

These midcentury masterpieces upended everything we thought we knew about architecture.
Solar-Powered Water Wheel Removes Over 1 Million Pounds Of Trash From Baltimore Waterways

Solar-Powered Water Wheel Removes Over 1 Million Pounds Of Trash From Baltimore Waterways

All Mr. Trash Wheel needs to operate is sun and moving water.
This Man Has Decided To Call A Rock His “Sovereign Nation” — And He Might Not Be Totally Crazy

This Man Has Decided To Call A Rock His “Sovereign Nation” — And He Might Not Be Totally Crazy

Where you see a jagged rock, Stuart Hill sees opportunity.
Architecture Firm Debuts Crazy, Asteroid-Hanging Skyscraper In New Renderings

Architecture Firm Debuts Crazy, Asteroid-Hanging Skyscraper In New Renderings

Asteroids are apparently prime real estate.
Plan To Build City On Mars Unveiled In Dubai

Plan To Build City On Mars Unveiled In Dubai

With international help, the United Arab Emirates plans to have its city built by 2117.
China Is Growing A Vertical Forest To Gobble Up CO2

China Is Growing A Vertical Forest To Gobble Up CO2

This two-tower complex will remove 26 tons of CO2 from the atmosphere every year.
Artist Behind Obama “Hope” Poster Makes New Series For Trump Inauguration

Artist Behind Obama “Hope” Poster Makes New Series For Trump Inauguration

Former President Barack Obama’s poster emblazoned with the word “Hope” served as an iconic statement for his 2008 campaign and 2009 inauguration. Now, for President Donald Trump’s inauguration, Shepard Fairey, the artist behind the poster, has created a new series of posters, all with a similar message of hope and...