Star Axis by Charles Ross
A solar pyramid and star tunnel precisely parallel to the Earth’s axis, allowing the top long exposure photograph to be taken.
Poised Table by Paul Cocksedge
A thousand pounds of rolled steel, precariously balanced, or so it seems, Poised Table by Paul Cocksedge is actually so stable, you can stand on the tipping edge, thanks to the wonders of mathematical calculation.
Weinfeld’s Brazilian ironwood spiral floating staircase.
Photography by Adrian Gaut
A cartoon by David Borchart. For more cartoons from this week’s issue: http://nyr.kr/17443hO
There’s something wonderful about Marvin Bileck’s minimal illustrations for All About the Stars.