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Bike Right To Your Desk In This Ramped Office

Sorry cars, you’re not invited.<p>Realize it or not, most offices are built around driving, surrounding themselves in a moat of blacktop parking, or in the most extreme cases, even constructing entire buildings to obscure cars. What might an office look like if car culture disappeared?<p>For <i>Fast …

Corporate Culture

How To Design A Game For Maximum Empathy

The clever design in the game What Now? effectively shows how helpless anxiety can make us feel.<p>Many people play video games to have fun and relax, but the lo-fi <i>What Now?</i> is neither of those things. Instead, it’s a game which seeks to convey the ways stress and anxiety affect the mind.<p>The game is …

Mental Health

11 Mind-Blowing Physics Discoveries Made In 2014

From detecting elusive particles forged in the core of our sun to teleporting quantum data farther than ever before, these physicists' scientific research has helped us better understand the universe in which we live as well as pave the way for a future of quantum computers, nuclear fusion, and …

Physics

WATCH: FREE MOVIE Lloyd Pye: Where Did We Come From?

Lloyd Pye attempts to answer the ultimate question that our ancestors and we have been asking for years, where did humans really come from? This very …

Thousand Bike Helmet

Posted in Bike and Sport<p>Clean lines and a smooth, uncluttered exterior make the Thousand bike helmet a standout. The decidedly lo-fi look belies the …

Ultratuner

UltraTuner is the newest and most accurate tuning app ever, designed and developed by the IK Multimedia team for iPhone and iPod touch, and …

Cubic | Desktop Jellyfish Aquarium

Jellyfish are fascinating creatures and hypnotizing to watch, with the Pulse 80 desktop jellyfish aquarium made by Cubic Aquarium Systems, you can …

Kids Get Physical with Gaming

Gaming is here to stay which means the problem of kids being sedentary isn’t going anywhere either! To help combat this, the PowaBand measures their …

Apple Watch Accessories

On today´s roundup we dig through the first wave of Apple Watch accessories, searching for the best options to safeguard your precious new timepiece, …

Mount Fuji Beer Glass

Designed by Keita Suzuki, Fujiyama glass is an award winning item that pays homage to Japan´s iconic Mount Fuji, especially when you fill it with …

Watch Two Men Fly Around Dubai On The Jetpacks We Were All Promised

For much of the late 20th and early 21st century one question has plagued humanity–when are we getting jetpacks? And while that wait may still be a wee bit longer, two men are giving us a glimpse at our flying future.<p>Yves Rossy and Vince Reffet have posted a new video through Jetman Dubai of …

Grand Canyon

Brilliant Design for a Transforming Open/Closed Sign

What do you get when you combine graphic design with…pantomime?<p>Admittedly, flipping a store sign from "Open" to "Closed" isn't a huge difficulty. But …

Graphic Design

SilverAir Socks

Posted in Accessories and Wear<p>With pure silver fibers woven in, SilverAir Socks naturally neutralize odors, meaning these socks won’t stink. Ever. …

Sustainable kettle brews up a Kickstarter storm

Aiming to save power and water, the Miito induction kettle is now seeking crowdfunding to bring it to market.<p>Sleek, chic and streamlined: that's the James Dyson Award-winning Miito, a new kind of kettle that looks nothing like a kettle at all. The rod-and-plate ensemble uses induction technology to …

Dishwashing

Bill Nye is testing a spaceship that rides on sunbeams

LightSail project uses solar sails for propulsion<p>Back in 1976, famed physicist and astronomer Carl Sagan appeared on <i>The Tonight Show</i> to explain a new method of space travel. Using a technique called solar sailing, Sagan described a craft that used a large reflective sheet to "work exactly as a …

Space Travel

Polish Bank Introduces Mobile ATMs You Can Summon With An App

Have you ever needed to deposit a fat stack of cash, but didn’t want to travel to a bank? Poland’s Idea Bank has bolted ATMs into a fleet of cars that can be ordered via a smartphone app for no-fee deposits, wherever you are, even late at night. As long as you’re in Warsaw, Poland.<p>The initiative, …

ATMs

Isometric Ship by Pixego

Today I would love to share this beautiful project by ( Pixego ). The project is an isometric 3D illustration of a ship with containers. The cool …

Graphics

Skip Smarter

With Apple Watch building its focus on fitness, it’s kinda given that regular fitness gears should adapt to the Smartness revolution. Keeping in pace …

Someone Strapped A GoPro To A Mumbai Street Dog And The Results Will Break Your Heart

We’ve seen so many happy GoPro videos that capture the fun, exciting moments in the life of a dog that it’s easy to forget that it’s really only the luckiest dogs who get to enjoy the thrill of rushing down to the beach or making new friends while being dog-sat. For dogs who are less fortunate, …

Arya Stark

Samsung mimics Apple, right down to Jony Ive-style voice

Technically Incorrect: A new ad lauding Samsung's design credentials bears a stunning resemblance to every video lauding Apple's design credentials.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The jokes about Samsung copying Apple are almost …

Gear & Gadgets

Pepsi’s New Global Campaign Features A Game Of Drone Football

Imagine that you’d gone out for an ordinary game of pickup soccer when, suddenly, a drone descends from the sky and flashing lights burst like fireworks around the field. No, it’s not the alien invasion but the launch Pepsi Max’s first-ever global campaign. Called “Genius,” it’s meant to turn …

Ikea's hi-tech table teaches you how to cook

Table can either show you how to make a recipe or suggest meals to make based on what ingredients you have<p>Ikea has predicted how the kitchen of the future will look, and its most revolutionary idea is a table that teaches you how to cook.<p>The furniture giant's <b>Concept Kitchen 2025</b>, shown at this …

Low Poly Fruits by Gonzalo Ausejo

There are some design styles that I'd really love trying at some point. One of these styles is low poly modeling, a method that truly delivers some …

Graphics

Creative Space Illustrations

Space: the final frontier. That is the theme behind Abduzeedo since day one and we will always be fascinated by the mysteries of the Cosmos, where no …

Hubble Space Telescope

The Must-have Hairdryer

Set to arrive at Hilton and Peninsula hotels in the near future, Column is the hippest hairdryer out there. The upright design solves the problem of …

Corner Clock

<i>Corner Clock</i> is designed to be installed in a ceiling corner, so it can be seen from any point in the room. It comes with a stand, and can be used as …

Design

This 19th Century Sea Fort Has Been Transformed Into A Luxury Hotel

In one of the most ambitious hotel projects we’ve encountered years, the folks at AmaZing Venues have converted an old sea fort into a new luxury …

Galactic Gadgetry

What would computers look like twenty years from now? Holograms? 3D projections? Or just really sexy looking gadgets? The Neptune gadget suite has …