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Magnetic Shoes Allows One To Walk On The Ceiling

05/22/2014, Now here is definitely something worth checking out – a pair of shoes that will allow someone to walk on the ceiling itself, upside down. Yes, you read that right – 34-year old Colin Furze from Lincolnshire has managed to use the better part...

Light Switch Operated By Dog To Assist The Disabled

05/19/2014, The disabled who happen to own a guide dog of their own will definitely be able to let you know of just how much easier their lives are with the presence of these beautiful four legged creatures. While smart homes with smart bulbs do come in handy from...

Handheld Electric Jet Engine Propels Man Across Lake

05/18/2014, Doug Foden created history on the Chasewater lake in Staffordshire, UK, as he tested out a brand new handheld electric jet engine device which allows him to travel at a maximum speed of up to 50mph, effectively functioning as an alternative to wind. This...

Billboard Helps Clean The Air

05/14/2014, When it comes to city life, smog and air pollution can be quite the thorny issue in the lives of dwellers there. However, surely something can be done to make our environment a whole lot easier to breathe? The University of Engineering and Technology of...

SociBot Mini Predicts Emotions, “Wears” Human Faces

03/27/2014, It goes without saying that the modern day computer interface has come a long way from the humble days of the typewriter, and a possible area to explore in the future could be social hardware – the software’s already in place with the likes of...

Woosh Water Station Takes A Second Look At Drinking Fountain

11/18/2013, When you live in the desert, you would know that water is one precious resource that should not be wasted at all. Needless to say, water conservation is something that is taken seriously in the Middle East, and a startup in Israel known as Woosh Water...

Dolphins Inspire Invention Of Rescue Radar

10/23/2013, Nature has more often than not been the inspiration when it comes to delivering solutions to problems. Take flight for instance – the way a bird’s wings is shaped has led us to develop the gift of flight, and this time around, British engineers...

Upside Down Car Unveiled

08/12/2013, No, what you see above is not a photo that has had its orientation changed, and neither is it part of the science fiction world of “Upside Down” as depicted in the movies sometime last year, but rather, it is simply that – an upside down car...

Shoe Energy Harvester Could Power Future Medical Devices

05/20/2013, They say that walking can be one of the best forms of exercise, and do you happen to agree with that particular assessment? If you say so, then you might be interested in what this particular group of students who happen to hail from Rice University have...

Business Suit Turns Transparent Upon Detecting A Lie

04/16/2013, Designer and innovator Daan Roosegaarde has made a name for himself in the past thanks to tech-infused fashion, including projects like the glow-in-the-dark Smart Highway as well as the Intimacy project. The latter would be an interactive dress which...

Student Invents Cheap Bomb Defusing Robot

03/06/2013, You know what they say, where there is a will, there is a way. Suleman Khan, an MSc final year student at the Institute of Physics and Electronics, University of Peshawar (UOP), has managed to figure out a way to develop a low-cost wireless bomb defusing...

Russian Ostrich Robot Costs Only $1,500 To Build

02/21/2013, Necessity is the mother of all invention, but what about building stuff just for fun, or out of interest as your hobby? I suppose enthusiasm as well as the constant striving to improve oneself is there in this bunch of Russians, who actually forked out...

Solar Powered Copter

02/20/2013, We have seen our fair share of devices that run on solar power in the past, but surely a solar panel that flies? That takes the cake, at least for now. A group of students at Queen Mary University of London have a vision to develop a solar-powered copter,...