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Photos Man puts his baggage to good use, turns it into a scooter

May 29, 2014

Photos Man puts his baggage to good use, turns it into a scooter

He Liang spent nearly a decade modifying the suitcase into a motor-driven vehicle. The 'suitcase-scooter' has a top speed of up to 20km/h and the power capacity to travel up to 50-60km after one charge. #China #ImagesOfTheDay #Scooter #Inventions #Electric scooter #Suitcase-Scooter
World's first solar-powered, waterless toilet to launch in India soon

Mar 14, 2014

World's first solar-powered, waterless toilet to launch in India soon

A revolutionary toilet fueled by the sun that is being developed to help some of the 2.5 billion people around the world lacking safe and sustainable sanitation would be unveiled in India this month. #India #ThisisNext #Technology #Innovation #Sanitation #Toilet #Inventions #Solar-power-toilet
Robots to Copters, check out Chinese inventions made from scrap

Sep 05, 2013

Robots to Copters, check out Chinese inventions made from scrap

From a helicopters to submarines to walking robots. What's common to these inventions from China are the fact that they were built at a low-cost and from scrap. Here are pictures of some unique inventions from China. #China #ImagesOfTheDay #Inventions #Scrap
How a professor is discovering India's hidden inventors

Jul 29, 2012

How a professor is discovering India's hidden inventors

For more than two decades, Anil Gupta has scoured rural India for its hidden innovations, motivated by the belief that the most powerful ideas for fighting poverty and hardship won't come from corporate research labs, but from ordinary people struggling to survive. #ThisisNext #rural india #ThingsWeLike #Professor Anil Gupta #Inventions #Water Tires #Foot powered washing machine
Entrepreneurs flock to crowdfunding websites

Aug 31, 2011

Entrepreneurs flock to crowdfunding websites

Since it began, Kickstarter* has been home to musicians and film makers looking to fund their projects. It has now become a hotbed of innovation as designers, inventors and entrepreneurs tap into the vast crowdfunding community to realise their ideas. #WhatNext #Innovation #Crowd funding #Invention #social web