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?
Telepathy One, the futuristic-looking wearable technology device wraps around the back of a user’s head and includes built-in headphones and a screen for visuals. While Google Glass looks like a futuristic pair of glasses, Telepathy One has a more minimal design that won’t physically touch the user’s face.
London designer and researcher Shamees Aden is developing a concept for running shoes. dubbed “Protocell Trainers” that would be 3D-printed from synthetic biological material and could repair themselves overnight.
Will our future wardrobes consist of ‘smart materials’ which adapt to the weather or the occasion or mood of the wearer? Many innovations in the field of textile design and fashion as starting to emerge. The line between technology, interactivity and functional fashion may indeed becoming blurred a little more each day.
A fantastic solution for disaster zones from designers Park On-Hee, Kim Myeoung-Soo and Jang Young-Seo. The Whistle is a simple glow-in-the-dark blowing implement that survivors buried under rubble can use to attract attention.
The future of performance may well indeed become even more fabricated than it is today. See the following clip ‘The Pieces Fit’ by Module. This music is more than a vocal with effects and a snazzy clip to match. The female robot vocal is completely synthetic. It is done by[…]
Following is a look at the concept of abundance in our lives today and the very evolution of the human race.
The book from authors Peter H. Diamandis and award-winning science writer Steven Kotler journey into the progress in artificial intelligence, robotics, infinite computing, ubiquitous broadband networks, digital manufacturing, nano-materials, synthetic biology, and many other exponentially growing technologies.
Augmented reality has been a round for a while. What is new is considering how we might be able to look at enhancing our basic senses through technology to improve our reality. Eidos have developed two main prototypes which look at approaching the nature of how we see and how we hear in a very different way indeed.
Christina Fan, while still a grad student developed a way to diagnose Down syndrome in a fetus through a simple test of the mother’s blood. This is a leap in the current procedure which includes a far riskier approach with the use of amniocentesis. She and her colleagues are working[…]