Concrete

06.27.16
Scientists want to make buildings from bone
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Scientists want to make buildings from bone

Less 'Mortal Kombat' hellscape, more carbon emission-reducing material of the future.

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12.30.15
Engineer creates functional concrete 'Satisfaction' record
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Engineer creates functional concrete 'Satisfaction' record

Normally used in bridges, the material is also fine enough to support the Stones.

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05.27.14
Minnesota man building a 3D printer to construct houses
05.27.14

Minnesota man building a 3D printer to construct houses

It's the dream of many to build their own home, but financial, temporal and technical limitations...

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11.03.12
Alt-week 11.03.12: zombie animals, martian methane and self healing buildings
11.03.12

Alt-week 11.03.12: zombie animals, martian methane and self healing buildings

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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05.25.10
Concrete USB drives are worth their weight in gigabytes
05.25.10

Concrete USB drives are worth their weight in gigabytes

Sure, a USB drive made of concrete might be a good enough idea on its own, but designer Shu-Chun Hs...

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04.27.10
Horus coffee table/iPod dock will make friends question your sanity
04.27.10

Horus coffee table/iPod dock will make friends question your sanity

Hey, you know that whole Silent Hill design theme you've been aiming for, with the faceless nurse m...

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