Construction

Design See Through Walls With A Simple Phone Attachment

A smart, modern stud finder attaches to a smartphone and lets people see wires, studs or animals inside walls

Entertainment Theme Park Lets Kids And Adults Operate Construction Vehicles

Diggerland USA gives customers of all ages a chance to use heavy machinery and experience what it's like to drive the different vehicles

Technology 3D-Printed House Can Be Built In One Day

San Francisco-based Apis Cor is able to fabricate concrete walls for modestly sized homes in under 24 hours

Children Sony Joins The 'Coding For Kids' Movement With A New Connected Toy

The tech brand wants to bring interest in STEM research to kids early on

Automotive Disco Ball Cement Mixer Invites Bystanders To Dance Around Construction Sites

Artist Benetto Bufalino's latest installation in Lyon, France is meant to turn a night-time work site into a party for passersby

Design Open-Source Toolkit Lets Communities Build Their Own Street Furniture

The Wikiblock database contains 30 blueprints of different neighborhood fixtures including benches, bus stops, and kiosks

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel A Dutch Hotel Will Construct The First Fully 3D-Printed Building In 2017

The conference space will be Europe's first building with a zero carbon footprint

Design Interactive Office Lobby Invites Nature Indoors Through Visualized Data

The building interior features 85-foot LED columns to display natural occurrences from the local area

Automotive New Bendable Concrete Offers More Durability Than Regular Materials

ConFlexPave could halve the time it takes to install new pavement

Home Bike-Friendly Apartment Building For Swedish Cyclists

A residential space is being designed for commuters to easily transport goods

Innovation Materials That Respond to Time and the Elements

4D printing could give us shoes that become water-resistant when needed

Gaming & Play Build Yourself a Raspberry Pi Laptop

No expertise necessary, just $300 or so for a kit to construct a machine all your own

Work Short-Term Architecture Makes for a Long-Term Trend

In the wake of a housing bust, portable and pop-up structures are filling voids

Technology This Giant Wooden Pavilion Was Built Entirely By Robots

The Landesgartenschau Exhibition Hall in Stuttgart is made up of robotically prefabricated beech plywood plates.