Z. Island. A Kitchen Collaboration Between Zaha Hadid, Ernestomeda and Corian.

Z.Island Kitchen

The Multi-Sensorial Kitchen
Z.Island Kitchen” is not simply a project created in order to astonish people and make them talk. The kitchen area conceived by architect Zaha Hadid in collaboration with Ernestomeda and DuPont brings with it concrete innovations that will be useful for future production and that involve the processing of the materials, the structural organisation and the integration of advanced technologies. (more…)

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Beer That’s Out Of This World. Sapporo’s Space Barley.

Now, I don’t know how it tastes, but Sapporo has released a brew whose barleycorn was cultivated during a five month space mission. That’s right, a beer brewed in zero gravity. Sapporo intends to sell limited quantities of the space brew with proceeds going to a charitable science program for Japanese children. CNET says there will be a lottery in which 250 winners will be able to purchase the brew, the price of which will be $115.00 a six-pack. Why they did this as well as how is explained in detail further on in this post. (more…)

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