This Disaster Housing Is Made From Cardboard and Coke Crates

This Disaster Housing Is Made From Cardboard and Coke Crates

You’d think that after winning the Pritzker Prize , one of the highest awards in design, most architects would sit back and coast on their accolades. What did Japanese architect Shigeru Ban do? He built these beautiful cardboard houses for typhoon refugees.

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Anti-Bus Laws, High Rents, and Pee: What’s Ruining Our Cities This Week

Anti-Bus Laws, High Rents, and Pee: What's Ruining Our Cities This Week

Tennessee lawmakers tried to make Nashville’s buses illegal, a dude pissed in a reservoir and Portland has to flush 38 million gallons of water, and—let’s say it all together—the rent is too damn high. This is your weekly look at What’s Ruining Our Cities.

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Looks Like Steve Ballmer’s First Tweets Are From an iPhone (Updated)

Looks Like Steve Ballmer's First Tweets Are From an iPhone (Updated)

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer popped up on Twitter tonight, and, if this really is his account , it looks like it hasn’t taken long for his loyalties to start shifting. Two out of his first four tweets have been sent from an iPhone.

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Electric Lights Are Too Expensive—Why Not Brighten The Moon?

Electric Lights Are Too Expensive—Why Not Brighten The Moon?

Think of all the power it takes to light up empty parking lots at night. Think of how annoying it can be when the sun goes down, yet you didn’t finish all your work for the day. Think of how great it would be if we could just extend daytime, reduce the cost of lighting up all those empty streets and garages, and keep our cities as excessively illuminated as they already are today. We should just brighten the moon.

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Space Invaders Should Have Been A Biblical Epic All Along

Space Invaders Should Have Been A Biblical Epic All Along

Artist Dan Hernandez has an awesome new show up in New York City at the Kim Foster Gallery, combining Renaissance theology with the iconography of early computer game art—or Space Invaders meets the Book of Genesis.

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