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Architecture: over 80 m breadth in stone

(Juli 2008) An Indian pagoda breaks all records with its dome which has twice the diameter of Rome’s St-Peter’s dome

Miscellaneous

(July 2008) Soap-Stone Ice-Cubes have been created by a Finnish designer

Design: Godfather Mauritius C. Escher

(June 2008) Brazilian company introduces unusual geometric creation

Design: glowing stone

(June 2008) German company develops outdoor-lighting made of alternating plates of mineral-glass and granite

Architecture: Admonishing words on the wall

(June 2008) The marble wall on the front façade of the Washington’ new news-museum

Stone Stories: 2008 mm-diameter soccerball for the European Champions Cup

(June 2008) Austrian master stonemason builds soccerball made of stone

Design: Scotch-hopping to your heart’s content

(May 2008) A group of city-planners are designing streets with integrated hopscotch-patterns for children to play

Architecture: Riprap-Library

(May 2008) Using gabions, young Columbian artists are errecting a low-cost public building

Art: 70 t Granite Seed

Peter Randall-Page’s latest work is a gargantuan granite sculpture

Design: Stone table-top with extension mechanism

(May 2008) Swivel-mechnism, by which the table’s extention-element can be lifted and swung into place