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These cheap paper water filters remove lead, arsenic, and bacteria

March 7th, 2018 at 11:53 am » Comments Off

Just pour water through the Mesopaper and it does the rest. On a visit to Bangladesh in 2011–where an estimated 20 million people are exposed to arsenic in local drinking water–scientist Liangjie Dong worked with a team to teach residents how to use a filtration system he designed that could make the water safe. The […]

‘Suddenly it was total mayhem’: Australian inventors celebrate success of revolutionary bee hive

February 11th, 2018 at 1:16 am » Comments Off

Stuart Anderson and his son Cedar have invented a new bee hive which collects honey via taps and without having to disturb the bees. Three years ago, a father and son in Australia finally unveiled a device they had spent a decade inventing: a beehive that releases honey via a tap, without needing to handle […]

Intel made smart glasses that look normal

February 8th, 2018 at 2:00 pm » Comments Off

Exclusive first look at Vaunt, which uses retinal projection to put a display in your eyeball

The first electric aircraft to enter serial production takes flight

February 2nd, 2018 at 8:28 am » Comments Off

Slovenia-based Pipistrel has announced series production of the Alpha Electro electric aircraft. The first serially-built unit took its first flight earlier this month.

Revolve: The wheel in foldable form

February 2nd, 2018 at 8:01 am » Comments Off

Revolve was invented and designed by Andrea Mocellin with the aim to be the first modular wheel, which in turn will open new frontiers for the present and future of foldable vehicles.

Oska Pulse pain-relief wearable adds pain-tracking app at CES

January 12th, 2018 at 1:55 am » Comments Off

The device’s Pulsed Electromagnetic Field (PEMF) therapeutic technology promises to help reduce chronic pain — and now it’s getting new features.

Ever seen a portable desktop?

December 23rd, 2017 at 10:48 am » Comments Off

I’d classify the Lavolta iMac Carrying Bag as an absurdly useful product. It brings (in some capacity) the one element the iMac lacks in comparison to the MacBook. Portability.

Inside America’s growing bulletproof clothing industry

December 15th, 2017 at 11:32 am » Comments Off

Retailers are offering ballistic apparel to wary US citizens, and it’s not cheap.

It’s the pits! Whiskey-flavored deodorant is made from the real thing

November 11th, 2017 at 10:13 am » Comments Off

It’s not usually recommended to start your day off with booze — but what if you don’t actually drink it?

A Singapore lab is growing synthetic diamonds and marketing them to millennials

October 23rd, 2017 at 11:03 am » Comments Off

They are real diamonds. That’s what the industry behind diamonds made inside a scientific laboratory wants you to believe.

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