A new book teaches you to make your own chairs from PVC pipes, tables from pizza crispers, and lamps from cardboard. The closest many of us have ever come to making our own furniture is piecing together
What if you could organize each aspect of a trip–from your flight, to your hotel, to the weather–in a single app? “RoundTrip” is a concept by Intuitive Company that visualizes just that. As a part of Terminal
The most dangerous thing about Volkswagen’s XL1 is how it affects people outside the car. They take cellphone photos and gesture frantically at highway speeds, looking across the steering wheel at a 90-degree
Automated homes are nothing new. For decades, people have toiled over connecting household object to intranets and servers in a desperate attempt to simplify lives. But the work rarely justified the results.
Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov explores the visually transformative power of paint and makeup in his 2D or not 2D and Angry Beards projects. Both bodies of work are part of the photographer's
Steven DenBaars, a research scientist at UC Santa Barbara, has been working on LED lights for 20 years. He has been instrumental in pushing them to the point that they are the true heir to Edison’s electric
Harley-Davidson has a tempestuous relationship with youth. Sure, they own nearly half of the heavy motorcyle market for those under 35 and are the best selling brand in America for 18 to 34 year-olds*.
Q Why don't winds blow across isobars? asks Richard Thomas, via email According to Dr Andrew Russell from Brunel University, winds blow almost parallel to the isobars because of the Earth's spin. "We all
It is a disorienting business, being in space, and most astronauts in the first days of orbit scan the Earth for reminders of home. The Russians look for their great lakes; the Americans for mountain For
"There is not perhaps another object in the heavens that presents us with such a variety of extraordinary phenomena as the planet Saturn," William Herschel once remarked. "It is a magnificent globe, encompassed
The dollar menu may be dead (RIP), but you can still allegedly order these top-secret McDonald's items. "Our fans like to customize our menu in many unique ways. It's important to remember that participation
The villages of Rjukan, Norway, and Viganella, Italy, are both situated in deep valleys where mountains block the sun's rays for up to six months every year. To illuminate those darker winter months, two
UK-based company Pro-Teq has developed a spray-on solution to create a trail of illuminating stars aptly known as STARPATH. The innovative product boasts an anti-slip and water-resistant surface, not mention
Let’s face it, we love our gadgets. They keep us connected, they keep us secure, and they have fully integrated themselves into our lives. But what happens when your gadget runs out of batteries and you