The use of a sustainable material in every part of a building could alter the very nature of construction for a more sustainable future.
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An innovative platform allows almost anyone to build their own IoT network.
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Engineers have developed a replacement for MDF and chipboard that is made from potato peels and is biodegradable.
Intelligent design options simultaneously speeds up the renovation process at a lower cost.
A new eco-friendly hotel concept is portable and can be adjusted to meet guest demand.
A startup is using bacteria to produce an economically viable, biological-based alternative to traditional clay brick.
Urban areas could benefit hugely from this algae curtain that can help reduce carbon emissions.
The next step for automated workforces in construction could be these innovative drones.
A simple home system could mean the difference of survival for those in poorer regions.
The war against plastics has found a new target – disposable toothbrushes.
Researchers in Canada have developed smart acoustic sensors that can pinpoint small leaks in water mains and can easily be retrofitted onto fire hydrants.
A startup uses robotic interiors to expand the living space, giving users more space to live, work and entertain.
A new platform allows hosts to let short-term tenants into the property remotely.
A new accommodation website is an alternative to Airbnb and only lists housing that is sustainable.
A new sunshade design could keep buildings cool without using any energy.
Students in South Africa have developed a way to convert human urine into building materials.
In an event of a fire a new smart device can help direct firefighters to those most in need of rescue.
An app-controlled wearable can detect hidden high voltage points and warn users with vibrations, in addition to storing detailed information of incidents for supervisors.
An autonomous navigating robot dog is capable of carrying heavy payloads and using a modular robotic arm.
An affordable smart air vent is designed to replace airbricks in homes, using weather data to open or close for efficient heating without compromising air quality.
A robotic ironing machine saves users time on domestic chores and uses minimal electricity during a cycle.