Apple’s New HQ Has Beautiful Glass Panels That Employees Won’t Stop Walking Into

Apple has made some of the most beautiful gadgets to ever hit the market which is why it’s fitting for the company to have a very beautiful HQ which showcases its penchant for design and craftsmanship. Apple’s new HQ is a testament to that but there’s a problem, its employees won’t stop walking into the big glass panes.


Apple Reportedly Wanted To Turn Wartime Bunkers Into Retail Stores

Apple’s retail stores tend to be pretty well-designed and nicely decorated inside. It is also what helps to set the company apart from other retailers whose stores might not be quite as interesting to look at. This is why it doesn’t really surprise us to learn that Apple apparently wanted to convert a wartime bunker in Stuttgart into a retail store.


NYC Approves The World’s First Underground Park

When you think of parks, you probably think the bright, sunny outdoors where you can take a leisurely stroll and enjoy nature. Maybe enjoy a bike ride, a romantic date, a picnic, and so on. However over in New York City, it seems that the city has approved a new park, but this won’t be like Central Park, it will be the world’s first underground park.


Dutch Firm Creates Cardboard House Built To Last 100 Years

When you think of cardboard, maybe you’re thinking of cardboard boxes which for the most part, are pretty flimsy and soft, but they’re sturdy enough to hold your objects. However to think of a house built out of cardboard sounds like it might be a modern day take on the Three Little Pigs, or is it?


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World’s First 3D Printed Office Opens In Dubai

A report from last year revealed that there were plans to create an office building in Dubai. Given that there are plenty of such buildings, this probably wouldn’t have been given much consideration until it was also revealed that these buildings and its furniture would be all 3D printed, and it looks like that project has been completed.


This Pop-Up House Can Be Put Together Like LEGO

You would think that building a house or an office space is a complicated process, and we suppose it is, especially when you have to consider things like the foundation, its structural integrity, wiring, plumbing, and etc. However what if houses were easy to build? What if putting together a house could be like building a LEGO structure?


Floating Hotel Concept Lets You Travel The World In Style

Have you always wanted to travel the world? There are many ways that one could go about doing that, such as flying to various cities, driving, taking a cruise, backpacking, and so on. However engineer and architect Gianluca Santosuosso has come up with an interesting and novel way that might appeal to some of you guys.


Japan Unveils The Design Of Their 2020 Olympic Stadium

Zaha Hadid is one talented architect which is why it wasn’t surprising that Japan had originally chosen her to design their 2020 Olympic stadium. While the design itself is pretty out there, the design was also met with a lot of controversy namely due to how much it would cost, the cost of which had ballooned to $2.02 billion. This was up from the original proposal which was set at […]


This Bike Bridge In Copenhagen Is Enough To Make You Lose Your Lunch

If you were to ask which city in the world deserves to be known as the most bike-friendly city, there is a very good chance that Copenhagen will top that list, or at the very least be one of the top few choices. That being said, it looks like the city is building a new bike bridge and you’re probably wondering, so? What’s the big deal? The big deal is […]


Switzerland’s Vertical Forest Will Run On Sustainable Energy

Malls and apartments due to their dense population take up a lot of energy. This is why over in Switzerland, they are looking to design what they are calling a “vertical forest”. This follows an architectural competition in which Italy’s Stefano Boeri is given the go ahead to design such a building which will rely on sustainable energy to keep it powered. Dubbed La Tour de Cedres, as you can […]


Architect Firm Envisions London Subway Replaced By Moving Sidewalks

Due to the fact that the London subway’s Circle Line loop can only accommodate eight trains at any given moment, and with its relatively slow speed, this naturally leads to congestion especially during peak hours. However an architect firm by the name of NBBJ thinks that there could be a better solution: moving sidewalks. According to the firm, “Currently able to accommodate eight trains at any one time and reach […]


Goodbye Infinity Pools, Say Hello To The Sky Pool

When the infinity pool concepts first launched, they were beautiful. In fact they are still pretty beautiful as it gives the illusion that there is no edge. However over in London, developers Ballymore Group are working on new luxury flats called Embassy Gardens, and one of the building’s key features would be its suspended swimming pool, or rather its sky pool. As you can see in the images, this is […]


Architects Trying To Raise $2bn To Build Real-Life Minas Tirith

Remember a couple of years ago when a crowdfunding campaign was launched to try and make the Death Star spaceship from Star Wars a reality? The campaign asked for a whopping $850 quintillion which frankly was a little absurd and an extremely long-shot. That being said if you’re interested in making your favorite stories come to life, this might be of interest to you. A group of architects and structural […]


Eiffel Tower Goes Green, Gets Outfitted With Two Wind Turbines

The Eiffel Tower is probably one of the more recognizable landmarks in the world, and one that many tourists and locals flock to everyday of the year. The tower stands as a monument and testament to human ingenuity and artistry and has recently been given an upgrade in the form of two wind turbines. These turbines are designed by renewable energy specialist Urban Green Energy and the goal is to […]