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19 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

Michael LaFosse and Richard Alexander Origami and hand paper making

Michael LaFosse and Richard Alexander are probably the only origami artists in the world today who routinely make custom paper.

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19 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

Jeannine Mosely Computational origami

Wonder how an MIT-trained electrical engineer who works in 3-D modeling software would approach the art of folding paper? Meet Dr. Jeannine Mosely, one of the pioneers in the field of computational or modular origami.

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Yesterday | TechEBlog

This is Not a Computer-Generated Illusion, Just a Real Immersive Kaleidoscope Tunnel

Japanese designers Masakazu Shirane and Saya Miyazaki unveiled Wink Space at the annual Kobe Biennale exhibition.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Inhabitat

Trippy Kaleidoscopic Shipping Container Contains 1,100 Mirrors

This shipping container designed and built by artists Masakazu Shirane and Saya Miyazaki may look quite ordinary from the outside, but its interior will blow your mind! Like an origami-inspired kaleidoscope , the interior features 1,100 triangular mirrors that bend and reflect light.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Slashdot

Researchers Create Origami Wheels That Can Change Size

This robotic wheel can change its radius to create larger wheels to climb over things, and shrink back to a smaller size to squeeze under obstacles.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Capital Weekly

Summer Celebration at Michael Good

The public is cordially invited to the annual Summer Celebration party at Michael Good Gallery, downtown at 499 Main St. It will be held Friday, Aug. 1, from 5 to 8 p.m., and complimentary wine and other refreshments will be served.

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Python

Origami 0.3.2

Easy to add to existing classes - One class decorator and format string, and you're ready to start folding objects.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

EurekAlert!

A new cellular garbage control pathway with relevance for human neurodegenerative diseases

The newly identified proteins, termed CUET proteins , recognize toxic protein aggregates and target the whole complex to the cellular waste disposal and recycling station, the lysosome.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

IntelliPaper SwivelCards: Business cards with brains

TUAW usually doesn't talk about crowdfunding campaigns until they're live, but in the case of IntelliPaper SwivelCards , I thought I'd make an exception.

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National Public Radio

To Make A Spacecraft That Folds And Unfolds, Try Origami

The solar panels of the International Space Station are just one example of the many kinds of fragile scientific instruments that require inventive packing and deployment tricks.

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Inventor Spot

Flux Snowshoe: Inspired By Origami

What do origami and a snowshoe have in common? Nothing, unless it's the Flux Snowshoe.

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The Wave

Artist's handcrafted origami dress takes flight at OC Fair

Nan Galambos-D'Alessio created an origami dress made using about 1,600 of the 2,000 paper cranes folded by herself, friends and family for her 2013 wedding.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Hispanic Business

Reports from Japan Science and Technology Agency Advance Knowledge in ...

The number of proposals for new design principles for DNA origami structures seems to have already reached a peak."

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Trend Hunter Magazine

Wearable Origami Editorials - F****** Young! Online's ORIGAMIMASK...

Erik Shostack at IndependentMen and Daan Ferman at Urban star in F****** Young! Online's "ORIGAMIMASK" editorial.

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Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga School Of Language Hosts Multicultural Celebration For...

Children from the Northside Neighborhood House summer program will taste French crepes, make origami paper cranes and sing tunes in German at their multicultural celebration next Tuesday from 1-4 p.m. Led by the Chattanooga School of Language, the celebration is the finale of an eight-week language and culture camp made possible by a Community ... (more)

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Lite 98.7

'Star Wars: Episode 7' Confirms Shooting in IMAX, Comic-Con 2014 Details

It seems like kind of a no-brainer at this point, but after a tease earlier this year that J.J. Abrams ' ' Star Wars: Episode 7 ' may be shooting in IMAX, it was confirmed today that this is definitely the case.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Scoop: Shark Tank on Abc - Friday, August 1, 2014

Self-professed wine connoisseur Kevin O'Leary gives advice to a lady from Solano Beach, CA on her lighter, healthier alternative to a full-bodied wine.

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Inhabitat

Amazing Origami-Inspired Oru Kayak Folds Flat into a Compact Carrying Case in Minutes

If you're squeezed for space in your tiny city apartment, chances are your beloved but bulky outdoor gear will be the first to go in the downsizing process.

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Martinsville Bulletin

Kids get hands-on with diverse projects at camp

Cameron Robertson and Ian Betton work on a robot recently at Henry County Public Schools' Explore Camp.

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Hypebeast.com

Origami-Inspired Foldable Oru Kayak

Anyone that lives in a city will understand the difficulties in finding enough space to store their gear for hobbies.

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