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Air Conditioner and Blinds in One.

Air Conditioner and Blinds in One.

There is a super good idea coming from this invention. Coming from a Californian who recently moved to Florida, this is a good idea. I want to be able to enjoy sunlight at all times because it is beautiful here; the weather just makes it hard. Even just opening the blinds in the house can(…)

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Solar Powered Camera Strap!

Solar Powered Camera Strap!

If you are an experienced photographer, no matter what you take pictures of, you need to always make sure that before a photo shoot, you have all the requirements to get this shoot done the right way, including checking the charge on your camera. Whether you are a ghost town explorer or a mountain top(…)

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Hot New Yacht

Hot New Yacht

The sun god Helios would certainly take a fancy to this new yacht, named in his honor. With sails made of solar panels in order to power the boat with the sun, this luxury yacht is surprisingly eco-friendly, for all its decadent appearance. Designed my Marco Ferrari and Alberto Franchi, the sailing yacht Helios is heating(…)

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Light Up the World with this Lantern

Light Up the World with this Lantern

If you’ve never heard of Outernet, then you’re missing a great opportunity to learn how the entire world could have access to critical information found on the internet. In order to access, store, and organize this information, we all need the Lantern: a portable data receiving and storage device that can literally put the world(…)

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Let’s Roll!

Let’s Roll!

With the numerous electronic devices we all carry, the stress of a dying battery is becoming a prominent concern. And while portable batteries are widely available, they still need to be charged themselves before you can even use them. Remain calm, because help is on the way with WAACS Design‘s Rollable Solar Charger. Portable battery(…)

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Preserve a Life

Preserve a Life

For centuries, life preservers have been an essential part of rescuing drowning victims. Not much has changed in their shape or material, but some designers think that such an important device needs some updates. Once of these designers, Sean McConnell, has created the uBuoy as a much-needed modernization to this device. McConnell was pondering the(…)

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Like a Fish Out of Water

Like a Fish Out of Water

Imagine flying across the surface of the water on your own personal hydrofoil watercraft, with the wind in your hair and the sun on your face. This is actually possible with the Marlin electric hydrofoil, thought up by Charles Bombardier and designed by Niklas Wejedal. Inspired by the Mach2 Foiling Moth and based on its(…)

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Have a Home Wherever You Roam

Have a Home Wherever You Roam

Anyone who loves the nomadic lifestyle is sure to be intrigued by this bike-drawn mini mobile home. The Wide Path Camper is a portable living space that is big enough for a sitting area/bed and light enough to pull with a bicycle! Designed by Mads Johansen, you will have shelter wherever you go on your biking(…)

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Food & Fun in the Sun

Food & Fun in the Sun

Picnics and making meals on outdoor trips can be fun, but let’s be honest – it’s a lot of work to prepare. Also, if you do want to cook outside, chances are that the cooking source (such as a gas grill or camping stove) can be very bad for the environment, tough to use, and(…)

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