Tag: technology

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…

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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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Curing Metal Pollution with Yeast

A genetically engineered version of the normal fungus found in your bread and beer may soon be helping to clean-up the environment! A team of Scientists from institutions in Romania and Norway have been working together on a yeast that…

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Air-Purifying Two-wheeler

With China’s new air-purifying bike, around 20 million inhabitants will be cleaning the air of pollution as they ride around concluding their daily business. The idea has been set in motion by Daan Roosegaarde an eco-innovator who has just partnered…

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Aston Martin Goes Electric

What is left to say about Aston Martin…legendary…hold that thought! Expected in 2019 is something greener than their typical V8 and V12 gas guzzling icons. What we are all anticipating is an Aston Martin Electric car. In collaboration with Williams…

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Yacht Power Station

‘Electric’ and ‘silent’ is the only way to describe what the boating-sector is about to become! Now, the Dutch company Soel Yachts are developing electric travel at sea via their SoelCat 12 vessel. Soel Yachts want to revolutionize the boating…

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2,713.1 MILES / GALLON OF GASOLINE

Students at the Universite Laval engineering college in Quebec have won the Shell ‘Eco-marathon Americas’ contest for internal combustion engines. They did so with their Alérion Supermileage car. The car has managed to achieve 2,713.1 miles per gallon of gasoline….

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Graphene Paint Efficiency

The strongest material currently known to science is graphene. It is used in a diverse range of objects from condoms to contact lenses. Now, the Graphene Company, have created the world’s thinnest, strongest and most conductive substance to be offered…

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GREEN SNEAKER FOR REAL!

Vivobarefoot (a London-based footwear designer) are collaborating with Bloom (a materials innovation company in San Diego) to create the world’s first molded-shoe made from algae! The new Vivobarefoot ‘lace-up’ is made from this environmentally friendly material offering the environment a…