For over 20 years, the pictures beamed back from NASA's orbiting observatory have shed light on dark matter and fired the imaginations of Earth dwellers.
Starting next year, Virgin Galactic will offer space adventures for the 1%, including Brad Pitt, Stephen Hawking and Katy Perry. Icon went to the New Mexico desert to visit Foster + Partners’ Spaceport America, from where these sub-orbital flights for the stars will launch.
Finnish practice PES Architects has delivered a dramatic architectural statement for the Chinese city, with eight twisting, glowing fins oversailing a lavish bamboo-clad auditorium.
The designer has produced an eclectic range of objects and installations over the past 30 years, united as a body of work by their “Germanness”.
Architect Guilhem Eustache has incorporated cinematic references and surrealist symbols into this house in Morocco for a Belgian filmmaker.