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When you're climbing a hill on a full-suspension mountain bike, you get considerably more pedalling efficiency if you lock out the rear suspension. A lot of riders don't bother, though, especially since they might forget and leave it locked afterwards. That's why the Killswitch was created. It works with the bike's existing dropper seatpost (assuming it's got one) to automatically lock out th
Swedish architect Hanna Michelson has completed a stilted timber cabin overlooking the Åsberget mountains, as the first of four getaways being built for the Bergaliv Landscape Hotel. Read more
challenged with little freedom of architectural expression due to its location, the architects manage to follow the guidelines but still result in a contemporary home.The post studio razavi frames the french alps inside concrete + timber mountain house appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Dramatic curved walls and roofs incorporate skylights and wonky windows that provide views of the nearby mountains from inside this museum near the Chinese city of Ürümqi. Read more
the scheme draws from modernist architecture and features roof covered in heather, moss and stone, allowing the hut to camouflage in the highland landscape when viewed from above.The post moxon architects’ moss-topped mountain hut blends into the scottish highlands appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Danish studio EFFEKT has developed a housing scheme for the Slovakian city of Bratislava, which features a dramatically staggered roofline intended to echo the peaks of a mountain range. Read more
Architecture firm Snøhetta has unveiled a prefabricated cabin with a twisted roof that offers protection in harsh weather conditions. Read more
Angled concrete surfaces collide to form the facades of this guesthouse by South Korean studio IDMM Architects, which features sections that thrust out towards the nearby Bukhan River. Read more
a white stucco volume rests on a stereotomic mass rendered in local basalt grey stone using the rubble wall style visible around the town of el paso. The post hazelbaker rush realizes mountain sanctuary in texas with stucco and stone appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Skylights top eight angular peaks on the roof of this exhibition centre in the Chinese city of Nanjing by architecture firm NBBJ, funnelling natural light down into the interior. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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