There has been no lack of research in looking for the best solution to clean up oil spills. However, a recent discovery could be the first to utilize waste from the oil industry itself.
Manufacturing an explosive material such as rocket fuel can be dangerous business. To lower the risk, engineers are taking a cue from nature with the design of their latest mixing method.
If Berlin-based startup BigRep has their say, we could be using 3D-printed bicycle tires instead of pumping them up. The company has taken to the streets of the German capital to show off their airless bicycle tires prototype.
Who says a car’s interior has to remain static? A collaboration between MIT’s Self-Assembly Laboratory and BMW Design Department has resulted in adaptable, inflatable structures that one day could allow for customizable and multi-functional interiors