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NASA published its clean air study of plants in response to the air-tight, sealed buildings of the 1970's causing 'sick building syndrome.' The post in search of fresh air: NASA lists the indoor plants that will naturally clean your space appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
presented at the 2021 venice biennale, the exhibition educates visitors on domestic microalgae cultivation and encourages them to grow it inside their own homes. The post Bit.Bio.Bot wants you to farm algae at home as protein source and to purify air appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Following the reveal of its impressive 7-seat eVTOL jet back in March, Lilium has announced that the flight control systems and avionics for its futuristic air taxi will be provided by aerospace firm Honeywell. These systems will be tailored specifically for the design of Lilium's unique aircraft with its high number of small ducted fans, which is slated for launch in 2024.Continue ReadingCategor
Back at CES 2021, Sony revealed plans to launch a new drone business called Airpeak that would be dedicated to taking its Alpha full-frame mirrorless cameras into the air. Now the first drone under that brand has been launched, the Airpeak S1.Continue ReadingCategory: Drones, TechnologyTags: Sony, Sony Alpha, Camera drone, Filmmaking
designed as a bus shelter, CAPS 2.0 removes 99.95% of PM0.1 airborne allergens and kill viruses, bacteria and fungi within seconds. The post CAPS 2.0 is an air purification system that reduces pollution and kills viruses appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
China's most prominent eVTOL manufacturer has announced a new long-range "lift and cruise" aircraft for inter-city travel. The EHang VT-30 will take two passengers up to 300 km (186 miles) under completely autonomous control.Continue ReadingCategory: Aircraft, TransportTags: Ehang, eVTOL, Air Taxis, China
There've been a lot of options for toy drones over the years, and you may think that they're all pretty much the same. At first glance, that's understandable since they typically lack the premium features you find on more prosumer level drones, like 4K cameras. That's why I appreciate what Spin Master is doing with the new Air Hogs Supernova. I've covered Spin Master products
Water scarcity is one of humanity’s most pressing problems. Now engineers at Caltech have developed a new system that can tap into two different sources to produce fresh drinking water, by purifying dirty water during the day and collecting droplets from fog overnight.Continue ReadingCategory: Environment, ScienceTags: Water, Desalination, Drinking, Fresh, Caltech, Hydrogels, Materials
Chernobyl, located about two hours North of Kiev, Ukraine, is a hazardous place to visit and tourism is prohibited. Even though people sneak into the mostly-abandoned town, scientists have determined that the exclusion zone, where the reactor that exploded is contained by a metal shell, will be highly radioactive for another 20,000 years. A team of remote pilots known as Pro Art Inc compiled thre
The emerging eVTOL air taxi market is drawing a lot of attention and an avalanche of funding money. Literally hundreds of companies are jostling for position as this nascent air mobility tech prepares for its prime time debut. But with renders, press releases and SPAC fundraising efforts flying as fast and frequently as these radically different new vehicles claim to, how do we know which ones ar 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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