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Best of the Rest: Norman Foster, Demystified, MIT's Robo-Fish


There's a load of great tech news happening out there every day, and, unfortunately, we just can't cover it all. Here are a few of the other noteworthy things we saw today on our never-ending journey through the wild, wild Web.
  • Feeling hungry? Check out Business Insider's 11 iPhone apps for food aficionados. [From: BusinessInsider.com]
  • Get a glimpse inside of Norman Foster, the genius behind the international architecture powerhouse Foster and Partners, via these great sketches that demystify his creating process. [From: El Pais, via Gizmodo]
  • A great slide show on outdated gadgets, that actually look more retro-chic than obsolete. The floating radio is brilliant, but hats off to cable TV pirates. [From: ChicagoTribune.com]
  • Developers at MIT are readying a new generation of robotic fish, set to scan ocean floors to detect depth and pollution levels (as well as inspection or surveillance). The original version, now 15 years old, was modeled after a tuna, while these little guys more resemble a bass. [From: CNN.com]
  • A collection of 'animal cams' gives an up close perspective of the lives and sights of an armadillo, wolf, house fly, and baby chicken. [From: Flickr]
  • London's Athenaeum Hotel is the perfect getaway for a green thumb, with a frame lined with a plant irrigation system, making the building literally an ecological environment with 12,000 shrubs and flowers growing on its facade. [From: Wired.com]

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