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    The Sydney Opera House Now Comes In Lego Form

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    Mercedes-Benz to Integrate Apple’s Siri Technology in Vehicles

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    The Aquaria Grande’s Luxury Balcony Pools

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    Moss Poetry Appears in Sydney’s Paddington Reservoir Gardens

    The walls of Sydney's historic reservoir are currently playing host to obscurely profound pieces of moss poetry.

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    Domsai by Matteo Cibic

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    The Bubble Calendar

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    Marc Newson’s Riva Aquariva

    The Australian designer has unleashed what may be his most awesome creation ever - the Riva Aquariva.

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    Rich Neeley’s Book Chargers

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    Cufflinks That Double as USB Drives, Wi-Fi Spots

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    Most of us associate printers with ink and paper, but a new 3D printer has more to do with chocolate cupcakes and other delicious desserts.

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    Ikea Builds Apartment in Paris Train Station

    The Swedish design giants are turning more heads with their latest advertising stunt in France.

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    The Song Map

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    The Blackbox Mobile SMS Message Printer

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    Trot Around Your Own Globe

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    Create Your Own Personalised Soft Drink

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    Bernardo Bajana’s Offensive Police Shield

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    How Happy is Your City?

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    Rooftop Farming in Berlin

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    Vending Machine for Welcome Home Signs

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    The Little Printer

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    Basil Bangs’ Beautiful Beach Brollies

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    It’s Just a Plant: The Children’s Book on Marijuana

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    Philips has tapped into the growing beekeeping trend and designed a sleek looking urban beehive.

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    Turn Your Smartphone Into a Robot

    Romo smartens up your already intelligent smartphone by turning it into a robot.

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