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Clothes that grow with the child

25/09/17

Clothes that grow with the child

A young Briton, Ryan Mario Yasin, was recently awarded the James Dyson Innovation Award for his concept of clothing, for children between the ages of four and 36 months, which grows with the child! read more

The end of punctures?

25/09/17

The end of punctures?

The Tokyo-based Bridgestone company has developed airless tires for bicycles. They signal the end for the punctures that often ruin a pleasant two-wheeled countryside jaunt.read more

The ostrich pillow

25/09/17

The ostrich pillow

The ostrich pillow© is quite the invention: it is a revolutionary pillow enabling users to take restorative naps anytime and anywhere! read more

Artificial reefs to protect marine life

28/08/17

Artificial reefs to protect marine life

In order to combat the erosion of the seabed due to water acidification, British and Italian scientists have developed and implanted small plastic algae in the Mediterranean Sea.read more

The Dock: surf's up, but no paddling required

28/08/17

The Dock: surf's up, but no paddling required

Bali, the place to be for the world's surfing community, saw the inauguration of a floating dock enabling surfers to catch the best waves as they happen.read more

Clippable shoes for horses

28/08/17

Clippable shoes for horses

After spending 20 years under development, the Megasus Horserunners have finally arrived. This ingenious system, designed to replace horseshoes, uses neither nails nor iron.read more

The Fritz Water Vest

28/06/17

The Fritz Water Vest

The Fritz Water Vest is proof of how a simple, yet ingenious, idea can improve daily life for millions of people at a low price.read more

A hydrogel-based retina

28/06/17

A hydrogel-based retina

anessa Restrepo-Schild, a 24 year old student and researcher at Oxford University's Chemistry department recently developed a flexible synthetic retina that could offer new hope for people with visual impairments.read more

Packaging made from marine plastic waste

28/06/17

Packaging made from marine plastic waste

Since 30 April 2017, computing giant Dell has been using plastic waste recovered from the oceans to package its new PCs. A first in the technology industry.read more

Trashpresso, a mobile recycling plant

30/05/17

Trashpresso, a mobile recycling plant

After inventing the Pollibrick, the hexagonal building bricks made from bottles of mineral water, Taiwanese agency Miniwiz has launched Trashpresso, a mobile recycling plant.read more

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