Graffiti Mecca To Be Demolished


5Pointz, a huge warehouse building in Queens, New York has long been a magnet for the world’s best graffiti artists. New York City Council has unanimously approved a plan to demolish the structure to make room for two apartment towers. See more pics here.

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The Mysteries of #Gravity


Turns out not everything in “Gravity,” a fictional tale about a pair of astronauts starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney lost in space, isn’t as accurate as the hype suggests. An astrophysicist has taken to Twitter to highlight flaws in Alfonso Cuaron’s blockbuster new film.

World’s First Inflatable Concert Hall


Sculptor Anish Kapoor and architect Arata Isozaki have teamed up to design and build the world’s first large-scale inflatable concert hall in Tohoku, Japan. The mobile structure, called Ark Nova, was designed not only as a venue for concerts and events, but also to spread hope throughout the northeastern part of Honshu, which has been ravaged by earthquakes and tsunamis. The concert hall opens to the public on October 14th.