Future Earth

The Ocean Cleanup

The Ocean Cleanup

Goal – To rid the oceans of plastic The Ocean Cleanup is developing world’s first feasible method to rid the oceans of plastic. The Ocean Cleanup’s goal is to extract, prevent, and intercept plastic pollution by initiating the largest cleanup in history. Founded in 2013 by then 19 year old[…]

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ion engine

Ion Engine – Future Propulsion

Innovative new ion engine could support long distance space travel without the need for contemporary fuel! WOW! In theory this certainly is an awesome feat. The reality is that there is still much testing an research to be done, but at the end of the day, innovations such as this may well be a significant step to not only being able to explore our solar system (to start with), but no doubt help instil an better understanding of the value and significance of our tiny blue planet.

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ShiftWear shoes

Animated Footwear – ShiftWear

These completely waterproof and machine washable kicks give an individual complete creative control over the style, colour and graphics on their shoes, either animated or still. Shiftwear – disrupting the footwear industry!

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Reduce reuse grow - coffee cups

Disposable coffee cups embedded with seeds

One eco-friendly company from California is striving to make a difference with the coolest invention for caffeine lovers ever! Reduce. Reuse. Grow., a startup company based out of San Louis Obispo in California, USA, invented the world’s first plantable coffee cup.

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Magic Leap

Augmented reality to turn your world on its head!

Magic Leap is somewhat of a paradigm shift when it comes to the future of our media rich future. Glancing towards your mobile device (most often a smart phone) has become the norm, an every day part of most peoples day in the first world sector for certain. “This one device could replace every gadget you own”.

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The Future is Now!

The Future Is Now! – 10/21/15 – A Special Message From Doc Brown

Doc Brown from the movie franchise “Back to the Future” where he and Marty McFly travel to the year 2015 on this very day in the second instalment of the series. Many fans have noted, the future looks a little different now than it did in the 1989 film, as highlighted by The Doc in this clip.

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Glowing Plants

Glowing Plants – Future Lighting

A fantastic new plan to light our streets through the use of glowing plants may well be a step in the right direction for sustainable communities. The drop in cost to a council by omitting the likes of numerous street lamps and their respective electrics and bulbs would make a[…]

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The International Flag of Planet Earth

Current expeditions in outer space use different national flags depending on which country is funding the voyage. The space travellers, however, are more than just representatives of their own countries.
They are all representatives of planet Earth. Could we as the human race, finally unite under one international flag of Planet Earth?

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