This month’s Breathless Press Release of the Week is from the University of Minnesota (thanks to investigator Tim Ramsey for bringing it to our attention): University of Minnesota researcher finds that flooring can affect how consumers make purchase decisions Research published this month by Joan Meyers-Levy, a professor of marketing at the University of Minnesota’s […]
Road Kill Carpet
Dutch Design Studio OOOMS designed and now produce a remarkable carpet. It is handmade from 100% wool, and measures 170 x 240 cm: “Do you know the feeling that you do not want to take a look at something, but you still do? The Road Kill carpet is a continued struggle between attraction and repulsion. […]
Flying/Carpet Data Trove
Matt Cohen has created a Google Maps application that shows photos of carpeting in many of the world’s airports. This data is available free to all scholars who may have a use for it. The image shown here is of a carpet in Fiumicino Airport, Rome, Italy.