Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer

October 25, 2012 by  
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If you want to raise awareness for breast cancer, there may be no better way to shine a little light on the subject than to build a 12 foot tall glowing nipple at the top of a 228 meter hill. Staying true to his commitment to use recycled materials , Bruce Munro’s new installation will be constructed out of 2,730 plastic bottles and fiber optic cables. The breast will built on the dome of Long Knoll in Kilmington, in southern England and is due to be lit on November 24. Glowing against the night sky, it should be able to be seen from miles around. Read the rest of Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: beacon on the hill , breast cancer , bruce munro , cancerkin , England , fiber optics , kilmington , long knoll , Plastic bottles , UK , victoria todd

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Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer

Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer

October 25, 2012 by  
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If you want to raise awareness for breast cancer, there may be no better way to shine a little light on the subject than to build a 12 foot tall glowing nipple at the top of a 228 meter hill. Staying true to his commitment to use recycled materials , Bruce Munro’s new installation will be constructed out of 2,730 plastic bottles and fiber optic cables. The breast will built on the dome of Long Knoll in Kilmington, in southern England and is due to be lit on November 24. Glowing against the night sky, it should be able to be seen from miles around. Read the rest of Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: beacon on the hill , breast cancer , bruce munro , cancerkin , England , fiber optics , kilmington , long knoll , Plastic bottles , UK , victoria todd

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Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer

Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer

October 25, 2012 by  
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If you want to raise awareness for breast cancer, there may be no better way to shine a little light on the subject than to build a 12 foot tall glowing nipple at the top of a 228 meter hill. Staying true to his commitment to use recycled materials , Bruce Munro’s new installation will be constructed out of 2,730 plastic bottles and fiber optic cables. The breast will built on the dome of Long Knoll in Kilmington, in southern England and is due to be lit on November 24. Glowing against the night sky, it should be able to be seen from miles around. Read the rest of Bruce Munro to Turn a UK Hill Into a Giant Glowing Breast to Raise Awareness for Cancer Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: beacon on the hill , breast cancer , bruce munro , cancerkin , England , fiber optics , kilmington , long knoll , Plastic bottles , UK , victoria todd

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HNTB’s Winning 6th Street Viaduct Design Will Be A Sustainable Landmark for Los Angeles

October 25, 2012 by  
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Read the rest of HNTB’s Winning 6th Street Viaduct Design Will Be A Sustainable Landmark for Los Angeles Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , 6th street viaduct , bridge , City of Los Angeles , Design Competition , Eco Bridge , eco design , green architecture , Green Building , green design , hntb , LA River , Landscape Architecture , Los Angeles , los angeles river , new 6th street viaduct , river access , sixth street viaduct , Sustainable Building , sustainable design , urban green space , urban park , Viaduct

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“Lit” Light Bulb Combines LED Technology With Fiber Optics

July 2, 2012 by  
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The “Lit” concept bulb designed by Elie Ahovi is an extremely elegant and innovative combination of LED and fiber optic technology, and could pave the way for incandescent replacements of the future. “Lit” proposes that light from LEDs can be piped into fiber optics which take on a look similar to the filament inside of an incandescent bulb. A traditional Edison-shaped polycarbonate housing covers the fiber optics giving the concept a familiar look to compliment any style of fixture. Read the rest of “Lit” Light Bulb Combines LED Technology With Fiber Optics Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: braun prize , Ellie Ahovi , fiber optic , hybrid technology , LED bulb , Lit concept

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