We've been reporting from the Royal College of Art graduate show in London where projects include food containers made of earth from a nuclear disaster area, a skateboard that goes down stairs and a camera that's operated by blinking.
Zaha Hadid became a dame when the Queen’s 2012 Birthday Honours list was announced, sportswear brand Adidas withdrew a pair of trainers with shackle-like ankle cuffs following complaints about the reference to slavery and an computer virus was discovered that apparently steals AutoCAD plans for new buildings and products and emails them to China.
We've also published a two-part movie interview with Italian design duo Formafantasma talking about their work with insects, flour and molten lava, plus a movie from Clerkenwell Design Week where Ross Lovegrove shows off his solar-powered, tree-like street lamp.
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