The human body—a most fascinating design!

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Last week, the Wellcome Collection announced the winners of its 12th annual image awards, recognizing the “most informative, striking and technically excellent” pictures from the collection’s recent acquisitions.

The winners—capturing everything from the division of cancer cells to the crystalline structure of caffeine—demonstrate how such techniques as microscopy can be used not only to enhance our understanding of chemicals and organisms but to create truly awe-inspiring images.

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In celebration of today’s Fab U.K. launch, not to mention the company’s anniversary—which we’re celebrating all month long—let’s take a look back at how it all began. 

Why shouldn’t you have the personal technology to design and print your own 3D chocolate creations? Fab has decided that you absolutely should, if that’s what your cacao craving heart desires, and so tonight we’re offering up a gift from the gods: The Choc Edge is making its exclusive US debut right here in the Fab Foodie Shop! Sales start at 7PM EST. 

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Gone are the days when schools and libraries were large, impersonal institutions of learning. Today, architects are pushing the boundaries of learning spaces, putting kids in environments that we may not recognize as a school.

More images: 8 Insane Schools, Playgrounds, And Libraries Of The Future