Bio 50 Engine Block

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Bio 50 Engine Block

Created by Re-Do Studio alongside Ricardo Carneiro and Antoine Monnet, the Engine Block is intended to open up a world of opportunities for motor tools and vehicles. The block is an interchangeable engine, powering a series of different products from a motorbike to a boat motor.

2014-05-02 17:55:29By Clare Potts

The Drinkable Book

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The Drinkable Book

Creativity and science, contrary to popular opinion, often go hand in hand. Certainly, this is where many of the best inventions succeed and The Drinkable Book does both brilliantly.

2013-06-09 11:27:36By Olivia Cooley

Gravity Tablet

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Gravity Tablet

Students from the Royal College of Art have invented a virtual reality tool that allows designers to sketch in three dimensions. Consisting of a tablet and stylus, the 'Gravity' Tablet can link to any augmented reality headset and allows any user to draw in 3D without a screen or computer.

2013-06-03 17:50:24By Olivia Cooley

Reading My Body

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Reading My Body

It's his latest project however that we find particularly fascinating, 'Reading My Body'. A sound controller that uses a tattoo as a musical score, it is in essence a musical hybrid. We're not fully convinced as to whether its going to overtake the violin any time soon, but an interesting concept all the same.

2013-06-03 17:41:02By Olivia Cooley

Lytro Illum Camera

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Lytro Illum Camera

The new Lytro Illum camera has a couple of tricks up its rhetorical sleeve which helps it stand out from the competition. The second version of the light field camera, it may look traditional in shape but allows users to refocus after capture - effectively making blurred photos a thing of the past.

2013-05-10 17:34:57By Clare Potts

Kuka the Fastest Robot

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Kuka the Fastest Robot

Take a relatively simple game of Ping Pong, introduce a state of the art robot to the game and pit them against a World champion player, let’s see what happens.

2013-04-09 11:07:00By Clare Potts

3D Printed Record

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3D Printed Record

Amanda Ghassaei is the woman behind the latest technology project we're featuring. 3D printing is something still coming into its own within the mainstream, but in an effort to explore the limits of 3D printing technology, Ghassaei has created a technique for converting digital audio files into 3D printable records.

2013-04-03 17:36:19By Angharad Jones

Marshall Hanwell Home Amp

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Marshall Hanwell Home Amp

Creators of the amp, Marshall are celebrating their 50th birthday in style with the launch of their anniversary collection including the Marshall Hanwell home amp.

2013-04-03 16:26:12By Clare Potts

Osteoid

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Osteoid

It isn't until you have to wear a plaster cast that you realise how impractical they can be. Itchy, smelly and bulky - it's one of the simpler areas of medicine that has been neglected of late as we make headway...

2013-03-10 17:29:26By Clare Potts

Hexi the Motion Sensor Sculpture

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Hexi the Motion Sensor Sculpture

2012-06-14 09:39:41By Clare Potts