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We've covered a few of Italian designer Pierpaolo Lazzarini's Jet Capsule compact motorboats since they hit the market back in 2013. The most recent version, which is set to be released in 2024, is dubbed the Jet Capsule Super Sport (Jet Capsule SS), which combines a sleek design with the ability to transition between jet-drive sprints and full electric docking at the touch of a button.Continue R
the lighter and more adaptable model of the jet capsule features 640 hp with a full electric docking system. The post pierpaolo lazzarini’s carbon fiber capsule switches between electric and jet-drive cruising appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
For the past decade, Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has been pushing forward on a near-frictionless high-speed capsule system it ultimately hopes will revolutionize both passenger and freight transport. Its latest introduction, the Express Freight system uses a fully automated combination of vacuum tubes, levitating capsules, conveyer belts and electric doors to simultaneously load and unl
Time capsules are a fun way to get a glimpse into everyday life in the past, and now scientists have opened one from almost 3,000 years ago. The team successfully extracted DNA from inside an ancient clay brick, revealing a variety of plants from the area at the time.Continue ReadingCategory: ScienceTags: DNA, Archeology, Oxford University, Plants, History
We've seen modular capsules, bullet tools and keychain pill blades in the past, but Kickstarter DeepBlue Design combines them into something different. Its new multi-tool is a thumb-size titanium capsule that comes with a series of interchangeable tools. Most notable is the kerosene lighter that gives you a reliable fire-starting option that fits in your smallest pocket or dangles from your keych
A module from the Nakagin Capsule Tower, which was recently disassembled in Tokyo, has been acquired by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art in the USA. Read more
SFMOMA selected the saved and restored capsule A1302 to include as part of its japanese architecture, design, and photography collections. The post a capsule from tokyo’s demolished nakagin capsule tower is landing at SFMOMA appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
In order to see what's going on in someone's digestive tract, doctors typically analyze stool samples obtained from that person. A new swallowable capsule, however, is claimed to paint a much more accurate picture of an individual's gut health.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: UC Davis, Stanford University, Gut Bacteria
Even though a variety of conditions may cause people to lose their appetite, it's important for those folks to keep eating in order to recover. A new "electroceutical" ingestible capsule could help, by making them feel hungry … and it was inspired by a lizard's skin.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: MIT, New York University, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Treatment, Hormone, Bi
Australian scientists have designed a new capsule that could mean diabetics might one day swallow their insulin instead of injecting it. The design also has potential uses for delivering other protein drugs, such as antibiotics and cancer treatments.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: Diabetes, Insulin, Nanomedicine, RMIT University 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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