A performance has been created by a social design lab in order to raise awareness about debris filling the skies.
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A new shock-absorbing hull could make speedboats sturdier and reduce the need for repairs.
A new design for a solar-powered sea water purifier could help save lives at sea.
A new concept shoe can be easily changed to suit evolving fashion or replace wearing parts.
An architecture firm have designed a modular concrete sidewalk tile with holes for redirecting rainwater to reduce flooding risks and raise climate change awareness.
This Tech Explained focuses on nanotechnology – find out what is behind the development of molecule-sized technology.
A new durable plastic has been developed that degrades harmlessly when composted and can be safely ingested by fish.
Scientists have developed a breathalyser that they claim can diagnose Parkinson’s disease.
Innovators from a US fashion college have developed a method to grow biodegradable textiles using live organisms.
A small, flexible device replicates the actions of large and expensive lasers used to treat baldness.
Engineers have developed a way to purify storm water runoff that is usually wasted.
Smart backpack features a wealth of connected qualities.
Fashion is a part of everyone’s lives, whether they involve themselves consciously or not. The global fashion industry is worth 3,000 billion USD, 2 percent of the world’s entire GDP. With such a weighty importance both financially and personally across the globe, it is vital for fashion brands and companies to stay relevant in the modern world. Innovations in this sector have therefore never been more exciting. From smart clothing designed to monitor the health of the wearer to creative ways to capture consumer loyalty, the possibilities are endless. The varied nature of fashion means that innovative thinking can lend itself to retail solutions, wearable tech, sustainable fabrics, and more. Note: in order to read all the listed articles, a Springwise Access account is required.
A number of major electronics companies are working to develop a screen that is bendable – how are they doing it? Find out more in our latest Tech Explained.
New ultrasound technology helps identify male eggs before being put into incubation.
Springwise explores the world of opportunities open to us in the future through the current work of next-generation innovators.
A new approach for fabricating soft materials at the millimetre scale could lead to a new generation of flexible micro-robots
Dissolved denim can be transformed into an aerogel.
A drinks company has developed flavoured, edible straws to complement its drinks while cutting down on plastic waste.
Researchers have created a non-petroleum plastic film that is compostable and made from renewable materials
Design student has developed a way of using the kombucha process to produce edible food packaging.
A partnership between council officials and local restaurants hopes to restore and protect the surrounding barrier reef by diverting oyster shells from landfill.