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Solar Ivy

Apr 09, 2011No Comments

Solar energy device inspired by ivy Solar Ivy is a solar energy generation and delivery system inspired by ivy. Attached to a building façade, its

MYPODLife

Mar 22, 2011No Comments

Illuminated living wall MYPODLife is a living wall and light box made of DuPont Corian. Part of an ongoing investigation into living wall technologies, MYPODLife

Loop by the Yard

Mar 19, 2011No Comments

Do-it-yourself textile material Loop By the Yard is a reversible textile-like material for all do-it-yourself projects. Designed as a free product take-back system, Loop is

NanoSphere

Jan 24, 2011No Comments

Self-cleaning textile finish NanoSphere is a self-cleaning finish technology composed of nanoparticles that form a fine structure on textile surfaces. Water or substances such as

Morphotex

Oct 12, 2010No Comments

Chromagenic fiber Morphotex is the world’s first optical coloring fiber, inspired by the chromogenic principle of Morpho butterflies that inhabit areas along the Amazon in

Parabienta

Oct 04, 2010No Comments

Building afforestation system Parabienta is a vertical greening system for buildings developed by Japan-based Shimizu Corporation. Composed of units that incorporate Excelsoil solidified soil base

Solucent

Aug 19, 2010No Comments

Architectural mesh shading system Solucent is an energy-saving and daylighting mesh shading system for building exteriors and interiors. It was developed by Cambridge Architectural to

Narco

Aug 11, 2010No Comments

Rotomolded sleep chamber Narco is a cell for napping. Developed by Marie-Virginie Berbet for use in the workplace, Narco optimizes environmental conditions to provide a

Made to Measure

Aug 04, 2010No Comments

Adjustable stool Frustrated by the number of times a stool didn’t quite suit the height of the surface it was selected for, Monika Piatkowski designed

SolPix

Jul 28, 2010No Comments

Solar-powered sun-shading media wall SolPix is a patented solar-powered media wall for medium- to large-scale installations in new construction or existing buildings. Developed by Simone