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Posted by Lara Lopes

The Drumi Washing Machine Works Without Any Electricity

If you live alone or you don’t have a laundry room, a compact washing machine could be a great idea for you. What if in addition to being compact, the machine worked without any electricity? You couldn’t get any more practical and economical than this new washing machine we are about to show you. The Drumi  is a compact portable washing machine created by Yirego – a Canadian company focused on creating unconventional and sustainable household products. Well, how compact are we talking about? It is only 56cm tall and has a capacity of 5 liters of water, so you can only wash up to seven garments in it, or up […]

Posted by Allison Blackburn

Farthest hoverboard flight gets new world record

Everyone likes the idea of a hoverboard, which was made famous by Marty McFly in Back to the Future movies. However up to now we haven’t managed to see the tech arrive. There is the Hendo magnetic hoverboard of course but this can only be used on a special surface. Things may be about to change though as an inventor from Canada has designed a propeller based hoverboard and set a new world record. [Image Courtesy of Guinness World Records] Alexandru Duru has managed to travel 275.9 metres on the hoverboard he designed over a period of 12 months. He […]

Posted by Lara Lopes

Architects Design Floating Farms To Grow Food Offshore

Given the increasing growth of the world’s population every year, the problem of food shortage in some places of the world can’t be ignored for much longer. The architects from Forward Thinking Architecture have come up with an interesting solution to this problem: a solar powered floating farm that provides food, vegetables and fish. The Smart Floating Farms project was inspired by the Chinese floating farms for fish production. This initiative is looking to build farms at sea or any water bodies closest to the cities to reduce reliance on imported food and number of food miles traveled. These floating farms will […]

Posted by Lara Lopes

15 Breath-taking Outer Space Photos Taken By Hubble

On April 24, 1990 the space shuttle Discovery took off for a very special mission – putting the Hubble telescope into orbit. Therefore, it’s been 25 years that the most famous telescope  has been feeding us with some pretty amazing images. The Hubble  is an extremely important observation tool for astronomers. Thanks to this telescope, we can observe things in outer space that were previously unattainable to human eyes and were nothing but mysteries to researchers. The telescope allows the observation of galaxies that were born billions of years ago. In all it’s 25 years, the Hubble also helped scientists better understand mysteries such […]

Posted by Allison Blackburn

Things inspired by Mad Max Movies

Actor Mel Gibson helped to make the Max Mad movies a household name and now years later Mad Max has been rejuvenated in the form of Fury Road. The movies are full to the brim of spike weapon vehicles and some people have taken inspiration from the movies and designed and made many things that would look right at home in one of the movies. The Formula One x 1932 Ford 3 Window Coupe Combo [Image Courtesy of Aleksander] Aleksander from Muscle Car Invasion came up with this concept rendering when the fourth Mad Max movie came out in 2009. […]

Posted by Allison Blackburn

Airbnb float a fully functioning house down the River Thames

[Image Courtesy of Airbnb] Airbnb are taking the term floating house to the extreme as they have created a house that floats up and down the River Thames in London and they are taking in guests. The house boat is called the Floating House at Number 1 and a stay for the night was offered by Airbnb in a promotional contest. [Image Courtesy of Airbnb] The Floating House offers a living room, two bedrooms and a bathroom and even comes with its own garden, wisteria growing up the wall and a kennel for the dog. The floating house is the […]