Sustainability #5: HomeBiogas 2.0

Credit: HomeBiogas – Turn Your Waste Into Clean Energy I had previously talked about the company HomeBiogas and their invention which allows you to deposit food inside of it which will be broken down by bacteria into a gas that can be used in your home. They have improved the design of HomeBiogas and now…

Mechanical Menagerie #13: Gravity Worldwide

Credit: Gravity Industries                     This is a demonstration at Surfers Paradise, a resort town along Australia’s Gold Coast in the east of the massive Pacific nation. Gravity Industries, the company Richard Browning co-founded to create the Daedalus Suit, has been up to quite a lot since I featured him in September 2017. https://tomeoftrovius.com/2017/09/07/mechanical-menagerie-compilation-4-personal-flight/ We have a…

Mechanical Menagerie #12: Stronger Than Nukes

Kinetic Bombardment Nuclear weapons. Whatever your opinions you have to admit that they are an extremely dangerous threat to the planet. Even if 20 were to be used the death toll and subsequent fallout would be horrific. At first they started at several kilotons in power but average nuclear weapons have far surpassed them. By…

Mechanical Menagerie #11: Pod People (The Good Kind)

NEXT Credit: Tommaso Gecchelin The Next Future Transportation company has a plan to change the way transportation on the roadways works. They have designed cubes that can drive on the road, hold 10 people and are capable of attaching to each other. It’s an excellent idea in regard to transfers as the video shows cubes…

Mechanical Menagerie Compilations

Mechanical Menagerie Compilation #5: Futuristic Technology Rob Spence: created an eye camera for his damaged eye Unified Weapons Master: A weapons-martial arts league involving armored suits Exascale Computer: China has claimed to have created the first exascale computer Mechanical Menagerie Compilation #4: Personal Flight Gravity Industries: a man is trying to develop thrusters similar to…

Mechanical Menagerie #1-20

Mechanical Menagerie #13: Gravity Worldwide Gravity Industries: developed a hover suit Mechanical Menagerie #12: Stronger Than Nukes Kinetic Bombardment Ratnik-3: A small update on Russia’s new armor Adaptable UAVs: Smaller drones Mechanical Menagerie #11: Pod People (The Good Kind) NEXT: a pod-based transportation system Randvu: a private business train concept Mechanical Menagerie #10: The Jetman…

Hoverbikes #1: A Tool of Transport or a Weapon of War?

Dubai’s Hovering Police Credit: HOVERSURF OFFICIAL As we begin a new article series entitled Hoverbikes we draw our eyes to the widening popularity that these futuristic vehicles are gaining. We deal with two interesting ideas: the application of these machines as policing tools and weapons. We begin in the dust strewn paradise of Dubai. The…

Alternative Afterlives #1: Elysium

Credit: elysiumspace Elysium Space is a new company with an expertise in a discipline similar to another featured company that I’ve already covered. If you guys remember the Celestis company, they were launching the ashes of the deceased into space so that you could have a space burial. Elysium Space holds the exact same goal,…

Hoverbikes

This series will focus on the emerging technology of hoverbikes. Other hover-based technology will be included here as well.  Hoverbikes #1: A Tool of Transport or a Weapon of War? Dubai’s Hovering Police Kalashnikov: created a hoverbike model A New World Record Mechanical Menagerie #4: The Future of Transportation #1 Kitty Hawk: created a hovercraft…

Mechanical Menagerie #9: Holograms

I hope you guys are ready for more holograms! The first is a cube called the Merge Virtual Reality Merge Cube, a holographic cube which can display different games on 1 side. I definitely recommend looking at their website and seeing the different types of games that they offer. https://mergevr.com/cube Voxon Photonics Credit: Voxon Photonics…

RoboDrill

I found this article on the recent robot duel which had information that I hadn’t heard of before regarding the future of the robot fighting league MegaBots imagines. A modification they want to make to the robots is to standardize the cockpits and make them safer while another is to create modular parts which would…

YouTube Excellence #1: Primitive Technology

I’ve wanted to do a series on YouTubers for a bit but now I’ve gotten the idea for exactly what to do so I will be showing you guys some of my favorite YouTubers and why I think they are unique when compared to others. Have you ever wondered how our ancestors made anything from…