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11:50 Bishkek to mark Hiroshima Peace Day

The Kyrgyz-Japanese Center for Human Development will host the Hiroshima Peace Day devoted to victims of the nuclear attack on Hiroshima and Nagasaki .

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

She Knows

Is it just us or is fashion starting to look like origami?

Based out of Dallas, Texas, Mary McCoy is a writer and social worker for disenfranchised women and children.

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Examiner.com

Bunnyman Bridge Collective reveille: 'Wake Up Call'

It is most appropriate to open this story with reveille, and this specific version includes an origami trumpet.

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Inventor Spot

Want This New Innovation? Green Box: The Pizza Box Reinvented

Pizza for takeout or delivery has become a staple in the American diet for a large part of the population.

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Trend Hunter Magazine

100 DIY Paper Projects - From Folded Money Sculptures to Papery Donut Decorations

There are a ton of DIY paper projects that you can do to spice up your decor without shelling out big bucks.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The WSU Signpost

Creative ways to recycle your copy of The Signpost

Here at the Signpost, we thank all of our loyal readers, some who faithfully pick up our weekly printed issues and others who view from online .

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Babalu Blog

Aruba folds under Cuban-Venezuelan pressure, releases arrested drugs and terrorist arms trafficker

Just a couple of days after arresting Hugo Carvajal , a drug kingpin and terrorist organization supporter disguised as a high-ranking Venezuelan government official, Aruba and the Netherlands folded like Japanese origami after being pressured by Cuba's puppet dictatorship in Caracas, releasing the fugitive of U.S. justice.

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Related Topix: World News, Aruba, Central America, Terrorism, Life, Hobbies, Venezuela, Colombia, US News, Conservative Political News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Honoring Reinvention in Architecture

Steel origami shelters, foundation greenhouses, stronger-than-steel fibers, and a 21st-century phone booth top the newly crowned best and brightest in architectural R&D.

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The Straits Times

Dance review: Retrospective by Xavier Le Roy

Like an intricate piece of origami, Xavier Le Roy's Retrospective is simple yet complex.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

NBC Chicago

Meet the Master of Star Wars Origami

NBC 7's Steven Luke speaks with Chris Alexander, an air traffic controller by day, and master of origami by night.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

NBC Bay Area

Comic-Con: Friday's Hot Happenings

The second day of the annual gathering of pop culture aficionados takes a small screen turn as blockbuster series "Game of Thrones" and "The Walking Dead" hit Comic-Con on July 25. Also on offer are tips and tricks for Cosplay beginners, a look at Batman in the '80s and '90s , how to create "Star Wars" origami, the latest from 20th Century Fox, a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television, The Walking Dead, Cyanide Studios, Atlus Co., Video Games, Activision, Terminal Reality, Life, Hobbies, Norman Reedus

Eastern Daily Press

Sunshine and lots of laughter

Summer, sunshine and sizzling stand-up. This week offers another extravaganza of great comedy across the region.

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University at Buffalo

Robots, 3-D printing, and how origami can make cars safer

BUFFALO, N.Y. Will every household soon have a 3-D printer? How does origami lead to safer airbags and other innovations? Will robots do more than vacuum your home? Technological advancements plus investment is pushing robots from niche industries into everyday life.

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Lowell Sun

Telling the story of paper through the ages

Today, Massachusetts has 13 operating paper mills, including Crane Paper in Dalton, which makes all the paper used in the printing of U.S. currency.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Inventor Spot

Want This Creative Project? DIY Star Wars Origami

Origami is an ancient and venerated art form from Japan. Most of us have done origami at some point in our lives -- even if it was just folding a paper plane.

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PSFK

Origami Microscope May Revolutionize Healthcare, Education in Developing World

Print-and-fold device costs less than a dollar to make and could be used to detect deadly diseases like malaria and tuberculosis Diseases like African sleeping sickness, schistosomiasis and Chagas plague millions of people around the world.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Health, Medicine, Malaria, Stanford, CA, Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford University

Tue Jul 22, 2014

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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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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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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