Think differently

Gates of light

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Designer and innovator Daan Roosegaarde was appointed by the Government in Holland to re-envisage the famous Afsluitsdijk Dutch causeway, a flood protector and road. Read More…

Walls that breathe with the weather

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SOFTlab is a design studio based in New York City, created by Michael Szivos. Read More…

Geothermal powerstation that achieves negative emissions

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Climeworks and Reykjavik Energy have started running the first power plant confirmed to produce "negative emissions" -- that is, it's removing more CO2 than it puts out. Read More…

Escape underground to beat congestion?

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You have to think differently about the problems we face in a world today wth an ever expanding population and challenges to grow our infrastructure to cope. Read More…

Human levitation is coming

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Human Levitation? Read More…

Matrix learning about the way we live

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Our world is data driven. We transfer information and communicate through binary, 1's & 0's. Our media, email and navigation relies on the web of data servers and information nodes. Read More…

Reinventing the life-jacket by PLOOTA

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PLOOTA are a group of innovators reinventing the life-jacket. Designed for all water based activity, the device fastens around the neck and attaches two tiny, inflatable floatation tanks that are activated by depressing the tank's end. Read More…

Tao Nature design

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AoE are an architecture firm based in Beijing, China. They were commissioned to design a sales pavilion for SUNAC in Chongqing to promote their luxury apartment development. Read More…

Underground living on Mars?

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Researchers are now thinking differently on the potential for colonizing Mars.
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Roof market - food from the skies

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This simple concept by the Penda collaborative brings the inside-outside connection physically together by creating a roof "market." Read More…

Light art & the new flower people

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teamLab are digital artists located in Tokyo, Singapore and Shanghai. Their work transcends traditional definitions and is ever changing as projected images and coloured lights interplay with those who interact with the installation. Read More…

Social Media at the bottom of the world - penguin style

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The Washington Post first published (link) these amazing images of two emperor penguins at a "rookery" in Antarctica filmed by the Australian Antarctic Division. Read More…

Super yachts designed with hybrid propulsion

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Originally featured by Designboom.com this superyacht is using new technologies to improve efficiency and operation. Read More…

Metal raining from the sky

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Alumilux Pavilion for the BB Construmat Construction fair Read More…

Nanomesh skin

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Scientists, led by Takao Someya from the University of Tokyo have created a thin electronic film that integrates with your skin for health monitoring and a clinic machine interface. Read More…

Machine + Construction waste = Mushroom bricks

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RedHouse Studio are a design firm in Cleveland, Ohio with a big sustainable agenda... Read More…

We need to think differently about our marine environments

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The International Community have designated parts of our seas, oceans, estuaries and large lakes as "Marine Protected Areas." Read More…

Future cities will adapt to our needs with data

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Adaptive Architecture of "Sensory digital infrastructure" as UNSense describes it, will use data to adapt and adjust our living environment to our changing needs. A "technology that adapts to its users."
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Wearable robotics to transform snow sports

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Road Robotics are innovating with a wearable "power assisted" skeleton that supplements the human's body's muscle actions. Read More…

From old to new


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Different is good... Read More…

Rising out our urban heritage

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The cultural rich cities of the world are ones that still retain their history while showcasing the contemporary. Berlin, London and Paris, to name but a few, are urban places where you can experience development over the centuries. Read More…

Performance Nature

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Sitting on the edge of Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province in China, this Cultural Centre is an organic masterpiece by MAD Architects. Read More…

The tallest politician in the world...soon

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Dedicated to the Indian Independence movement leaders, Vallabhbhai Patel, the Statue of Unity will be the tallest in the world at 182 meters when constructed.

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The Aurora Borealis experience

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Imagine if there was an Icelandic hideaway where you could lie back and experience the stunning natural phenomena of the Aurora Borealis... Read More…

The store that doesn't need to sell ?

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We get a "reboot" from those that break the trends, that think differently about the world we live in... Read More…

Take a seat

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A furniture showroom made from...furniture...

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The future of international trade

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Virgin Hyperloop and DP World are partnering to utilize the Hyperloop technology to deliver cargo in ultra fast time. This makes even more sense than transporting passengers in our view and could revolutionize trade and transportation around the world. Read More…

High adventure over a volcano

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Imagine the experience of being able to float high above a volcano...now thinkdifferently

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Uber flying innovation over Paris

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Elon Musk and Richard Branson are taking us underground in their hyperloops but Uber is taking autonomous vehicles to the skies with their concept for flying taxis.

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Half a billion trees!

6000 workers : 500,000,000 trees

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Room with a view

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Next time you are in Tokyo, think differently and check in to BnA Studio Akihabara, a hotel with rooms that are crafted by Japanese artists.

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Blockchain social space

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We've all heard about "blockchain" as the new internet. Well it makes sense - in today's world - to create a social place for this new technology... don't you think? Read More…

SSSHHH! by NASA supersonic jet

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NASA have been developing a new super quiet, supersonic jet. Read More…

Holding a golden bridge with two hands!

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Constructed in the Bà Nà Hills resort, Da Nang, Vietnam, the Golden Bridge is a 150m long pedestrian bridge supported by two giant stone hands. Read More…

Cool Ways to Travel - overlanding in an ambulance

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We continue our Cool Way to Travel series where we profile some cool conversions of everyday vehicles in to overlanding rigs... Read More…

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

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There are five areas in the world's oceans that have accumulated vast quantities of garbage in the form of waste plastics.

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Cyborg Trees

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Scientists have discovered "Cyborg" like trees that grow on an island in the South Pacific that have nickel metal in their sap.

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We can solve homelessness

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66 tons per second...of food waste !

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New study finds food waste will increase to 66 tons per second if left unchecked.

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