Circular Runways Could Change Airports for the Better

Henk Hesselink is a man who has a very interesting idea about the future of airport design. In a recent study paid for by...

How to Keep Food Cool Without Electricity

Evaporative cooling was used as early as the Old Kingdom of Egypt, around 2500 B.C. As you can imagine, a clay pot cooler does...

FLIZ: The Bike Without Any Pedals Whatsoever

Wait a minute... you thought there was no way someone could reinvent the bicycle, did you? Well, here's the FLIZ... this guy didn't reinvent...

London’s Red Phone Booths Go Green, Charge CellPhones

The big red telephone booths across the London, which were serving millions just a decade ago, are now a typical photo background.  A couple of...

Helix Folding Bike – World’s Smallest of Its Kind

Helix - the bike that folds to an incredibly small size, is here to rescue your daily commute. Daily commute can be quite a trouble...

Europa City Design Greens Up Paris Area

Denmark-based BIG recently came first in an international competition to design a next green-roofed city. The design, known as Europa City, would be located...

Wind Tunnel Concept Converts Wind Energy Generated by Subway Trains into Electricity

Metropolitan cities around the world build more and more underground subway systems in order to minimize the number of vehicles on the roads. The industrial designers also though to help city authorities by redesigning the current systems, making them more efficient.

A Skyscraper on Its Side that Could Be Greener?

The past few years has seen a game of musical chairs as to who claimed the title as the world's tallest building.  Unfortunately, like...

Google’s Motorola Subdivision Develops an Open Hardware Platform for Modular Smartphones

On Monday, Motorola unveiled Project Ara, a hardware platform that will let consumers build their own smartphones by snapping modular parts into a frame....

Smart LED Street Lights Provide Efficient Lighting and Wireless Connectivity

Energy efficient smart LED street lights, integrating technology from Philips and Ericsson, will provide both light and 4G wireless to boost cellular data traffic. Philips...