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Exoskin: The programmable material
28 Jun 16
Scientists have created a material that is able to bring motion to otherwise motionless products.
Marginalised communities are shaping the face of Africa, says Michael Uwemedimo
24 Jun 16
Speaking at the What Design Can Do conference, filmmaker Michael Uwemedimo tells us about CMAP’s multimedia approach to community upliftment.
Why I've got beef with festivals like Glastonbury
23 Jun 16
In Issue 3 of Do The Green Thing, Naresh Ramchandani tells us why it's time for festivals like Glastonbury to go meat free.
Turning plastic into fuel, an innovative way to deal with waste
21 Jun 16
A team made up of researchers from USA and China have come up with a new way to deal with plastic waste.
The Plasmorph: A living diary
17 Jun 16
Relying on memory alone can be daunting. Conceptual designer Ann-Kristin Abel envisions a living organism that provides customised information,
Willy-Wonka style elevators proposed for London
14 Jun 16
Elevators that transport Londoners out of the subway up to their office blocks using upward, downward and sideways movement.
Loving Vincent: A feature film of 56 800 hand painted frames
13 Jun 16
This animated biopic is about the mysterious life and death of world-renowned artist Vincent Van Gogh and was made of over 50 000 hand painted images.
Personalised temperature control follows users around the building
7 Jun 16
Using the Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology, design firm Carlo Ratti Associati created a personalised temperature bubble.
A future where products are grown straight out of our skin
3 Jun 16
Designer Amy Congdon imagines a world where biotechnology has changed the way textiles are made.
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