Search results for material

High-tech outdoor clothing company Vollebak likes going mad with gadgetry and advanced materials, and its latest jacket takes highly desirable geek unobtanium to dangerous levels. It's called the Graphene Jacket, and it's a jacket … with graphene... Continue Reading Graphene Jacket drapes you in everyone's favourite wonder material Category: Wearables Tags: Graphene
Melbourne-based designer Josh Carmody has designed a system of clamps that can connect architects and designers' unwanted material samples to create tables. Read more
sohma suggests the new way of thinking of product design by a replacement of characteristics that materials originally have developing them as one material. The post sohma furniture develops a new material that replaces the value of plastic and wood appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
In the movie Predator, Arnold Schwarzenegger hid from an alien's night vision system by covering himself in mud. He might have found things much easier, however, if he'd had access to a newly-developed thermal camouflage material... Continue Reading Thermal camouflage material will hide your heat Category: Science Tags: American Chemical Society Graphene Infr
A collaboration between BMW and MIT's Self-Assembly Laboratory has produced a 3D-printed inflatable material that can change its shape and stiffness on command. It could be used in designing highly customizable and multifunctional car interiors... Continue Reading BMW and MIT create the first 3D-printed inflatable material Category: 3D Printing Tags: BMW Inflatable
Researchers have developed a self-healing material that could help machines repair themselves – even after "extreme mechanical damage." Not only does the material make physical repairs, but in doing so it can restore severed electrical connections: a potentially huge benefit to machines and robots in hazardous environments. If self-repairing machines sound like something out of the Termina
the process combines an age-old crustacean-derived material with robotic fabrication and synthetic biology. The post neri oxman and MIT develop digitally produced water-based renewable material appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
scoby is a membrane that prolongs the durability of a product and can be eaten together with its content or serve as a compost. The post roza janusz’s scoby is a packaging material that grows like vegetables appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Interior architect Arjaan de Feyter kept to a material palette of blackened steel, dark walnut and deep-green marble to create this pared-back office for a lawyer near Antwerp, Belgium. Read more
Design collective Dutch Invertuals has teamed up with research studio Franklin Till to explore how man-made materials can be "mutated" and repurposed. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

Add to Technorati Favorites