Mechanical Menagerie Compilation #3: Transportation

Airbus Transpose Airbus has announced a new concept behind airplanes. Most of us by now are familiar with coach in any random plane. Close seats, little leg room or overhead, small bathrooms and smaller isles. With the new Transpose design, we may be seeing a change to the entire format. Proposed by their research division…

Sustainability Compilation #3: Personal Planting

Alternate Afterlives This video is about the Bios Urn, one option this article will present. As we all know there are two options for your body after you have died. You’ll be put in a coffin and sent to a cemetery or burned and have your ashes spread. As we push into the first quarter…

Coffee Shrooms

Mushrooms, mushrooms, mushrooms, let’s talk about the plants that aren’t. Mushrooms grow upon dead matter in order to live so the natural living space for them is anywhere you can find something dead. Leave food out long enough and if the spores are there they may grow. They streak across forests and wedge themselves into…

Case IH

Case IH Autonomous Concept Vehicle is an autonomous tractor developed to allow farmers to remotely control tractors from a tablet with no human driver. Computers can plot efficient routes for you, avoid obstacles and stop the tractor if anything gets in its way. It even works overnight, although at this point I don’t know if…

Home Farming

There is a brand new way to farm and it comes directly from the brilliant minds of the 21st century. FarmBot takes all the effort out of farming because the machine plants and nurtures the seeds into any type of crop all from a computer program. You can use it not only from a computer…