Shen students contemplate fusion of dance and physics
On the morning of March 30, the eyes of students at Shenendehowa High School were opened to a contemporary way to contemplate the concepts of physics during “ChoreoPhysics: Seeing the Science, Envisioning the Invisible,” a fusion between the refined ...
April 9, 2015
11 Remarkable Holiday Gifts Literally Made From Detroit's Trash And ...
The wood, often a century old, gives the instruments a distinctive sound you won't hear in contemporary guitars, founder (and musician) Mark Wallace says. (A similar idea is being used by longtime custom instrument craftsman Gary Zimnicki, who has ...
December 12, 2014
Stability equals playoff appearances
Whoever is right about this call -- Dallas would have been better off to rush, convert and continue to milk the clock, aiming for a touchdown that would leave Green Bay no time to reply. Doubly sour. .. Wacky Food of the Week The Wall Street Journal ...
January 14, 2015
Ask a Designer: embracing the 'new feminine'
But "since the pendulum always swings, we're starting to see fresh feminine spaces," says interior designer Brian Patrick Flynn, "regardless of who lives in them." The trend that designers are calling "the new feminine" isn't a return to an excess of ...
February 7, 2015
Embracing the 'new feminine' of interior design
A year ago, menswear-inspired decorating was wildly popular. Interior designers hung sharply tailored draperies alongside furniture covered in pinstripes. Sophisticated shades of gray were everywhere, as was navy blue. But "since the pendulum always ...
February 5, 2015
Vertical living on an Inner Harbor pier
Rohrer was able to widen the stairwell by nearly five inches and filled the space with a dramatic spiral stair punctuated by three lanterns suspended like the pendulums of a massive clock. She widened the doorway between the kitchen and dining room to ...
October 17, 2014
Shoppers line up for Best Buy's TV deals
Dressed for extreme cold weather, Bertrand said, "I try not to look at the clock and just let it go." A couple who asked not to be named, said they "Our TVs will be home and on the wall by then," said the male half. By Elizabeth Dinan edinan ...
November 27, 2014
The article linked below shows the rest of the coolest wall clock selections. Check out: 12 Coolest Contemporary Wall Clocks Fast-forward to the modern era, when work schedules almost ensure that One way to think about our circadian rhythm is to imagine a wall of pendulum clocks with rubber bands connecting the pendulums,... The Wall Gear Clock is available from Contemporary Heaven for £78 (~$150). The range consists of a wide variety of modern clocks, including pendulum clocks, wall clocks and time zone clocks. There are also some high end luxury clocks amongst the range, like the Exploit Clock, which is available in a genuine gold leaf finish to Hour hand length: 31. 5cm /12. 4". Minute hand length: 39cm / 15. 3". Clock machine face: 12cm/ 4. 9" The... This ultra contemporary Mozia wall clock is made up of painted. And modern interpretations also abound The retailer also stocks William Morris-print wall clocks, pillows and stationery. This modern wood wall clock is a sleek, timeless alternative to an ornate grandaddy clock or your childhood alarm clock.
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