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Glacier Skywalk, Canada

The Glacier Skywalk is the hottest new nature and learning attraction along Alberta’s Icefields Parkway in Canada. It’s built into native bedrock with steel, glass and wood. Open May through October, this one-hour experience begins at the Columbia Icefield Discovery Centre. It is designed as an extension of surrounding landscape. The 30 meter curved glass walkway extends 35 m from the cliff. The investor (Brewster Travel Canada) wanted to create …

NESO tent – lightweight portable sunshade

If you like the beach, swimming in the sea, but do not like sunbathing, you have to avoid the dangerous sunrays or you need protection from the sun for small children or dog, Neso tent is the product for you. Neso is a lightweight, stakeless sunshade. It blocks 98% of the UV radiation. Weighs only 3.92 lbs and you carry it in convenient carrying bag. You [easyazon_link identifier=”B00R5NDQTW” locale=”US” …

Balkonzept – great idea for tiny balcony.

Balkonzept is a simple, space-saving solution for small balconies. The table/shelf combo with integrated flowerbox is simply hooked onto the balcony railing. This product you can buy here – [easyazon_link identifier=”B006UQLKD4″ locale=”DE” tag=”offsomedesi03-21″]here[/easyazon_link].

Traffic light countdown display

Serbian designer Damjan Stankovic has designed Eko light, which incorporates a circular, visual countdown timer wrapped around the red light. Stankovic’s idea, though, is that rather than enable quicker green-light launches, the countdown light would serve to de-stress drivers by providing them feedback of exactly how much longer they’ll have to wait.

Awesome canyon views, Utah

The Moab Monkeys, a Utah-based group of athletes set up a spider web net over a canyon near Moab at a head-spinning height of 400 ft to relax and BASE jump. The hand-woven, pentagonal web is 200ft. away from the nearest cliff.