Design

Biomimicry: The Sincerest Form of Flattery

Biomimicry: The Sincerest Form of Flattery

Since the dawn of time, humankind has looked to nature for inspiration. From the tragedy of Icarus to modern building designs, biomimicry probably shouldn’t...

Going Round the Bend With the Tehachapi Loop

Going Round the Bend With the Tehachapi Loop

Straight out of the imagination of a small child with a wooden train set, the Tehachapi Loop is an interesting piece of engineering. For...

A French Street Artist Gives These Road Signs a Quirky Makeover

A French Street Artist Gives These Road Signs a Quirky Makeover

Clet Abraham, a French street artist has decided to lighten up some mundane street signs by adding his quirky touch. Abraham posts his pictures online...

Tbilisi’s New Multifunctional Hostel Used to Be a Soviet Factory

Tbilisi’s New Multifunctional Hostel Used to Be a Soviet Factory

Built in a former Soviet factory, Fabrika is a multifunctional space that brings together a huge hostel, art studios, cafés, bars, encircling around a...

10 of the Greatest Gadget Flops Since the 1980’s

10 of the Greatest Gadget Flops Since the 1980’s

History is filled with examples of technology that has failed. It could be that the device didn’t actually work or consumers didn’t share the...

10 Creative Bookmark Designs That Are Way Better Than Folded Page Corners

10 Creative Bookmark Designs That Are Way Better Than Folded Page Corners

Have you ever read a book? Good for you, read more. Do you often lose your place because you don’t have a decent bookmark?...

Paris Tries out New Eco-Friendly Urinals That Recycle Urine Into Compost

Paris Tries out New Eco-Friendly Urinals That Recycle Urine Into Compost

Parisians met with Uritrottoir, new generation urinals introducing a sustainable way to solve the public urination problem. Even if it is a dream city,...

IKEA’s New Flat-Pack Bike SLADDA Will Hit US Stores This Month

IKEA’s New Flat-Pack Bike SLADDA Will Hit US Stores This Month

IKEA introduced its first flat-pack bike SLADDA, and it is already driving some cyclists mad by taking about an hour to assemble. Scandinavian furniture and...

A Copy of the Great Pyramid is Planned to be Built in 2025

A Copy of the Great Pyramid is Planned to be Built in 2025

To the west and south of modern Cairo, lies Giza in the vast desert. While Great Sphinx guards the plateau, massive pyramids of Khufu...

Top 5 Drone Intercepting Methods You Should Know About

Top 5 Drone Intercepting Methods You Should Know About

Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) or unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) is a sophisticated aircraft which can be maneuvered by almost anyone. They are better known...