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Olympic Pool Cam Pics

The London Olympics Pools Cams have a Twitter feed! These cameras record the swimmers from below, giving us a very different view of what’s going on in the water. Buzzfeed posted a collection of some of the best. Shown here is American medalist Ryan Lochte. Link

Aquaria Grande has pools on its balconies

The Indian city of Mumbai seeks to have the first apartment buildings with pools in place of balconies. Some call it ingenius, others call it an archi…

World’s Largest Handheld Yo-Yo

Chris Allen, a professional yo-yoist, made an enormous yo-yo out of two dog pools. It’s 35 inches across, 18 inches wide, and weighs 5.4 pounds. Allen tested it while standing on the roof of parking garage of the National Yo-Yo Museum in Chico, California. At the link, you can watch a video of Allen building [...]

A Floating Pool In New York

We desperately need one of these Floating Pools outside our studio.+ Pool is an initiative by a group of architects and designers to build a floating pool in the rivers of New York City… and they need your help. The project was launched with the ambition to improve the use of the city’s natural resources [...]