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  1. Fourth Leibniz prizewinner in the TUM Physics DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | PressReleasePoint

    ... purposes. Dietz and his team use DNA as a building material, which is folded in a special way using a kind of "DNA origami" and thereby converted into three-dimensional structures. They have developed methods that enable the very fast and accurate ...

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  2. Great Gifts Between $250 and $500, From Fancy Wagons to Budget LaptopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Wired

    $250 The star-shaped protuberances of the Bloom Blanket are inspired by the paper art of origami. Its overlapping designs form pointy geometric prisms of soft wool and cashmere, and the blanket's odd topography stays intact without any filling. It ...

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  3. MomentumVERMONT SPEAKSRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | American Reporter

    ... "One thousand of them make your dreams come true you know". Later he left a surprise of two lovely miniature origami boxes for me as a thank you gift. This weekend's travel adventure brought me to Morioka. Here I had the opportunity to weave a ...

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  4. Monroe teen artists recognized by Sno-Isle LibrariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... a napping girl with her hand resting lightly on a book. Around the room small details were drawn in such as tiny origami cranes hanging from the ceiling; a pair of pink bunny slippers underneath the bed; several small monsters nestled in the corner ...

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  5. What to get the kid in your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Courtesy Photo Paper Punk, $9.95-$24.95, ages 6 and older, www.paperpunk.com Paper Punk is an ingenious mashup of origami and Lego - but without the excruciating pain when you step on them in the middle of the night. Using only their hands and a ...

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  6. Market in MarrakeshRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Photoblog 2.0

    ... software difficulties, as the paper length is greater than our Epson 9900 can handle using its native code. The origami-like main portion of this portfolio includes thirteen images from my travel in Japan, as noted in one uncut but folded sixteen ...

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  7. Device Attempts to End Airline Armrest BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... resemble a cheerful paper plane made out of an airmail envelope. As to when and how passengers should introduce the origami-inspired device to their armrest partners, Chang says there are no fixed rules. "In terms of etiquette, we don't want to ...

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  8. This Dress Is Made From 3-D Printed Plastic, But Flows Like FabricRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Wired

    ... a 3-D printed dress to move and sway like real fabric. The bespoke software behind it, called Kinematics, combines origami techniques with novel approaches to 3-D printing, pushing the technology's limits. Instead of pinning fabric to a dress form, ...

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  9. Senior Moments Continues At Darien Library With Origami OrnamentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Darien Daily Voice

    DARIEN, Conn. The Senior Moments coffee and conversation program Wednesday, Dec. 10, will feature a free workshop on making origami ornaments for the holiday season.

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  10. Books that make great Christmas giftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Star Online

    It's that time of the year when we start thinking about exchanging gifts and, if you're like most people, wondering what to get loved ones. As certified bookaholics, we might be a little biased, but may we suggest a gift of books? After all, where else but in a bookstore would you find a little something for everyone, no matter what their interests or hobbies may be? Shopping for someone who enjoys crafting? Look no further than Essential Origami , which introduces the craft to both beginners and enthusiasts.

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  11. Street Prophets Coffee Hour: Beyond The FoldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Daily Kos

    ... mind. What is for dinner? How have you been? An ancient Japanese legend promises that anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes will be granted a wish by a crane, such as long life or recovery from illness or injury. The crane in Japan is one of ...

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  12. Phoenix First Friday: December 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Arizona Republic

    ... First Friday Art Walk at Roosevelt Row, Friday, December 5, 2014, in Downtown Phoenix, Ariz. Madeleine McBride sells Origami Owl lockets during First Friday Art Walk at Roosevelt Row, Friday, December 5, 2014, in Downtown Phoenix, Ariz. Madeleine ...

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  13. Origami-Inspired Device Could Make Air Travel More ComfortableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | PSFK

    ... offering a solution to the Arm Rest Wars: a negotiated peace inspired by a shared loathing of arm rest drama and the origami design of a paper airplane. According to their website, the design came from a frustrated engineer folding an abandoned ...

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  14. Fold-out gadget can double in-flight armrest spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Canada Online Explorer

    A team of US designers has come up with an origami-inspired fold-out device that could put an end to in-flight elbow wars once and for all. Called Soarigami , the gadget attaches to armrests and extends into a pair of wing-like surfaces so that seatmates can share the coveted space.

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  15. Large, open protein cages designed and builtRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Nanodot

    ... large openings leading to a 13.0 nm diameter inner cavity. Although dwarfed by structures that can be made using DNA origami or DNA bricks or DNA cages , these large, open protein cages provide room for potentially interesting functionalization and ...

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  16. Taste of Japan attracts hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Castanet.net

    ... e Dehart, Mohini Singh and Luke Stack Festival seekers were treated to authentic Japanese cuisine, home baked goods, origami folding, caligraphy lessons and dance performances by children.

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  17. Arts center's Festival of Trees debuts Monday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | The News-Press

    ... of Tigertail Beach.' It features a color scheme of white, silver and gold with ornamentation, including shells and origami birds. The birds were hand-folded by Parisi and Esther Gonzalez and are constructed of handmade embossed and Japanese origiami ...

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  18. Things near and far unafraid to take risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | The Georgia Straight

    ... dancers wore sculptural white costumes that looked like voluminous robes that had been crinkled and folded up like origami and yanked down at their chests. And there were some gorgeous transcendant moments from Robinson, who spent six years in ...

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  19. Soarigami: A Gizmo That Puts an End to Armrest HoggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Jaunted

    ... has swooped in to save the day. The gizmo, expected to launch in early 2015, is shaped like a paper airplane (origami, get it?) and slips over an armrest, doubling its size. You each get to lean on your own wing, and a rudder-like partition ...

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  20. Saanich girls get crafty for leukemia researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Saanich News

    ... from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. "There wasn't anyone we knew with leukemia we just liked the story and started doing the origami," Reya said. "We love making tiny things." "When I first started it took me about three or four tries to make a crane, now it's ...

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