Posts Tagged 'water'

Dyson Airblade Tap: Wash and Dry

While it’s been designed for use in public spaces, I’m pretty sure that I’d like to have a Dyson Airblade Tap at home. This water faucet is combined with a very powerful hand dryer, which will dry your hands in a matter of seconds.

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River Formation Due to Interplay Between Incision and Soil Creep

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The precise conditions that cause rivers to form branches have long been a mystery, until now. A new study pinpoints two opposing physical forces that work together to produce the intricate patterns of rivers. This could help scientists understand rivers at all scales, even on other worlds.

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Dissolvable Electronic Components Could Be Used in Medical Implants

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A team of scientists has created flexible electronic components that will dissolve inside the body or in water. These components could be used to make smart devices, implants and cybernetics that disintegrate once they are no longer useful. This could help alleviate the electronic waste that’s being created by medical implants.

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Horizontal Shower: Lie Down and Hose off

Have you ever wondered how it would be if you didn’t have to stand or sit while showering? Check out Dornbracht’s Horizontal Shower, that allows you to lie down completely while a series of six high intensity jets massage your body.

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Osaka Station City Water Display Draws with Water

Did you ever think that a fountain could be used to tell the time or to display pics? Well the Japanese sure did and this latest kind of display is pure awesomesauce, as it can even display artwork.

koei osaka station city mall water fountain clock

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CamelBak All Clear UV Water Purifier: Zaps Microbes Dead!

When you’re outdoors, either for camping or because the Great Zombie Apocalypse has finally begun, you need to drink clean water. As such, some of the portable filters and water purifiers are a bit annoying to use, which is why I think that CamelBak’s All Clear UV water purifier is so cool. You just fill up your water bottle and use the integrated UV light, and presto, your water is read to drink.

camelbak all clear water purifier

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New Models Hone Picture of Climate Impact on Earth

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While climate models can forecast temperature changes and precipitation, they struggle to indicate how climate change will affect the factors that make Earth habitable, such as the availability of water and food.

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KiBiSi-Designed Capital Headphones for AIAIAI: Rain, Snow, Who Cares with These?

These headphones, which were designed by the Copenhagen-based firm KiBiSi, were made to be weather resistant. This means that they’ll shrug off rain and snow. That might be cool to have, especially if you can’t live without your tunes while you’re walking around this winter.

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Wave Glider Autonomous Robot Ship Fleet: Ready to Invade Your Shores

On November 17th, Liquid Robotics launched four of its Wave Gliders from San Francisco. These are autonomous robotic ships that will brave the seas all alone, with no support vessels.

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SteriPEN Freedom UV Water Purifier: Get Water Clean with USB Power

If you’re out camping, the SteriPEN might not be the best water purifying solution, but it sure is nice to have it in your pack if you haven’t got anything else. It can basically replace a Brita filter and help deal with some contaminants, ensuring that the water you are about to drink is clean.

steripen usb water filtration purifying camping tech

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