Tag: Experimental

  • “Experimental” safety barriers trialled on New York subway platform

    “Experimental” safety barriers trialled on New York subway platform

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    New York’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority has installed yellow safety barriers in a subway station to mitigate “intrusions” onto the train tracks. The bright yellow barriers are part of a safety pilot program monitored by New York City Transit (NYCT), which the organisation will study and scale up if successful. The MTA has installed safety barriers…

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  • A Designer Vessel, Experimental Art, Color Theory + More

    A Designer Vessel, Experimental Art, Color Theory + More

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    Sewn into the day lit public volume of Shigeru Ban’s unassuming “Metal Shutter House” tower is L’SPACE gallery, the new headquarters for New York Textile Month (NYTM) and host to its recent event FIBRATION – a group exhibition presenting a patchwork of seminal pieces from artists embracing textiles as their primary medium. The showcase revealed…

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  • Experimental cancer treatments can be tantalizing. Here’s how to assess them : Shots

    Experimental cancer treatments can be tantalizing. Here’s how to assess them : Shots

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    Experimental therapies for cancer can be tempting when you’re sick, but many fail to offer any benefit. Cavan Images/Getty Images/Cavan Images RF hide caption toggle caption Cavan Images/Getty Images/Cavan Images RF Experimental therapies for cancer can be tempting when you’re sick, but many fail to offer any benefit. Cavan Images/Getty Images/Cavan Images RF Note: Molecular…

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