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Inventive Vase

The ubiquitous ‘glass bottle’ is being cleverly transformed into beautiful vases by Dutch designer Klaas Kuiken. In this distinctive process, the first wraps a wire around a bottle, then heats the entire bottle up. When at the correct temperature, the…

Algae-filled Living Chandelier

Nowadays ‘lighting design’ is becoming extremely exciting. Case in point Julian Melchiorri’s amazing living chandelier. The London-based designer and engineer has developed a lamp that can both light-up a space and purify the circulating air around it! The chandelier is…

Bubble-cars in London

The charismatic car of the future is being designed in a collaboration between Renault and Central St. Martins. Students on their MA Industrial Design program have been rethinking the future of vehicles and the infrastructure supporting them. At the London…

Mushroom Lamp Kits

Here’s one for our green enthusiast readers! The eco-designer Danielle Trofe and Ecovative have collaborated on a fun, sustainable lamp project! The project was recently launched on Kickstarter, under the title Grow-It-Yourself Lamp Kit. This wonderful kit allows creatively-minded users…

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WonderFrame

In Bogotá, Colombia, students will soon be learning all about sustainability principles in their new academic building at Universidad EAN. The building will utilize the ‘WonderFrame’ shade system, created by ‘cradle to cradle’ designer William McDonough its founder! His modular…

Some Furniture is Nothing but Trash

The design company Pentatonic have been cleverly ‘repurposing’ waste-materials to create a new range of modern furniture. This range includes the ‘AirTool Chair’ and ‘AirTool Foil Table’ (they’ve even created some glassware from smartphone glass!) seen here. Showing a tremendous…

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Suited and Booted for space with SpaceX

Check this out readers…as this could be the spacesuit of the near future! Recently, Elon Musk (the founder of SpaceX and co-founder/CEO of the electric vehicle company Tesla) released an image on Instagram expressing his suit of the future (with…

The SION

Sono Motors have released their SION solar-powered electric car. This vehicle does up to 18 miles via stored solar energy alone. Costing around 16,000 Euros ($18,600) the SION is not exclusively for wealthy folks. Its list of features include integrated…

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Electric Food

Finnish researchers have solved world hunger…possibly! Now, a team of scientists – led by the Principal Scientist Juha-Pekka – at the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland have developed a single-cell protein using electricity and carbon-dioxide. Their product is a…

BLOCK CABIN

Ofis Arhitekti has unveiled an elegant wooden retreat that’s stacked upwards towards the sky. The architects worked with C+C, C28 and AKT to create a beautiful structure made from modular blocks near Ljubljana’s landmark medieval fortress. Each building unit accommodates…