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I have fallen in love.

I didn’t think it was possible to fall in love with a city. From the moment I my foot stepped off the train I knew I was hooked. 672 more words

Glass Connoisseur: Martin Janecký

The art of glass blowing is a talent not easily gained, yet renowned artists such as Dale Chihuly have refined the skill to make it look like a remedial task. 137 more words


Modern Weaving

Perhaps 10 years ago, if someone mentioned weaving, I probably would just have thought of a loom and an elderly person next to it; however, new twists are taking turns in modern terms. 650 more words

Materials Innovation

Old Meets New

Design has always involved parts of inventing upon old processes. During this week’s lecture on materials we had a look at 3D printing. Yes, the good old 3D printing. 555 more words

Materials Innovation

Making Glass Flowers

During the 2016 fall semester at American Academy of Innovation, I started out in a bare science classroom without any lab stations or sinks. This was a challenge, but also an opportunity as I got the chance to design my own lab. 1,077 more words

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