This week's MoCo picks.
+ Natural Retreats Luxury Eco-Getaways in the UK, "offer a chance to explore beautiful national parks, bask in luxury, and feel confident that your holiday has a low environmental impact.". Via Inhabitat.
+ Hans Tan's Idea of a Clock uses "a green LED bulletin board to display the current time with a lengthy textual description. By the time you're done reading the entire message, the time probably will have changed" at designboom.
+ Karen Ryan's Wood Work lighting installation made with wood and acrylic offcuts.
+ Core77's NY Design Week 2008 Preview: Hardcore - New Finnish Design. New Finnish Design "will showcase 20 individual design projects and concepts from Finland presented in collaboration with major Finnish design companies.".
+ The Fisher & Paykel Izona CookSurface "combining the superior performance of gas cooking with the convenience of an easy-clean ceramic cooktop". The CookSurface has three sets of hidden pan supports for different sizes of pans within the ceramic surface, when not in use, the burners sit flush with the ceramic surface creating a large easy-to-clean work surface. Via Appliancist.