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While some people like the idea of kayaking, they may be put off by how cumbersome the boats are to transport, and how tippy they can be. The Super Kayak – currently on Kickstarter – is made to address both concerns.Continue ReadingCategory: Outdoors, LifestyleTags: Kickstarter, Kayaking, Inflatable, Modular, Watercraft
Born from the pandemic-driven need for a self-sufficient means of travel and overnight accommodation, the new German-designed 7even50 One trailer looks like little more than an empty industrial cargo trailer from the outside. Open the rear load door, though, and you'll realize it's optimized for holding people, not goods. The colorful convertible interior provides a homey space for two that serve
In the United States, it's harder to find a camper van that doesn't cost over $100,000 than one that does. Over in Germany, though, camper vans costing under half that are common, so when a camper van commands a six-figure price tag, it tends to be loaded with an impressive level of luxury. The new Loef camper van doesn't disappoint in that regard. The stretched-out MAN TGE hosts a luxurious glam
Although there are now a ton of electric scooters on the market, most of them have tiny wheels that could easily be swallowed by potholes. The Kobra is different, in that it has relatively big, beefy wheels – along with a tubular stainless steel frame.Continue ReadingCategory: Urban Transport, TransportTags: Scooter, Electric Vehicles, Indiegogo
Fraunhofer researchers have presented a magnesium-based "Powerpaste" that stores hydrogen energy at 10 times the density of a lithium battery, offering hydrogen fuel cell vehicles the ability to travel further than gasoline-powered ones, and refuel in minutes.Continue ReadingCategory: Energy, ScienceTags: Hydrogen, Fuel Cell, Hydrogen-powered
Given the fact that not everyone likes greasy ol' chains, we're seeing an increasing number of ebikes that feature belt or even shaft-drive drivetrains. The Oyo takes yet another approach, though, by going hydraulic.Continue ReadingCategory: Bicycles, TransportTags: Electric Bicycle, ebikes, Indiegogo
It has generally been thought that electric eels are purely solitary animals, which stalk prey on their own. Now, however, scientists have described seeing the creatures hunting in packs – which only nine other fish species are known to do.Continue ReadingCategory: Biology, ScienceTags: Smithsonian, Fish, Behavior, Hunting
when fully deployed, the TRD-sport trailer creates a complete campsite with ample room. The post the toyota TRD-sport trailer packs just about everything you’ll ever need appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
While not everyone wants to lug around a heavy, bulky U-lock, they may worry about thieves trying to get through a lighter-duty lock. That's where the alarm-equipped electronic Pealock is designed to come in.Continue ReadingCategory: Outdoors, LifestyleTags: Lock, Security, Theft
Hydroelectric turbines may indeed be a non-polluting source of electricity, but their spinning blades can nonetheless kill larger fish that are passing through. A new type is designed not to do so, while maintaining a compact form factor.Continue ReadingCategory: Environment, ScienceTags: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Hydroelectric, Fish 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

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