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    RCA Students Design Wearable Dwelling for Syrian Refugees

    The brief for the Wearable Habitation project – set by professors Harris and Graeme Brooker – stated that the coats had to be able to reconfigure into a small dwelling or tent-like structure with enough room to accommodate two to ...
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    Twrist And Sweat

    Twrist (yes, you’ll be mouthing that name for a minute) is a fitness concept aimed just at the ladies. These adjustable dumbbells allow users to start lifting with light weights and gradually increase as they progress. The basic dumbbell weighs ...
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    Smart Leggings By Wearable X vibrate to Correct Imperfect Yoga Poses

    The Nadi X leggings has five sensors embedded into the fabric. These connect via Bluetooth to an accompanying smartphone app to determine what yoga position the wearer is in. The app displays the pose and uses vibration to offer feedback ...
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    Exoskeletal Exercise in Space

    What could an astronaut and ballet dancer possibly have in common? The answer is in their movement! In space, astronauts move almost as if they’re dancing between one place and another as they float around in zero gravity. Inspired by ...
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    A Trippy Skippy Rope

    Here’s another one of those products that borrows an idea from somewhere else and uses it beautifully to absolutely transform a user’s experience. Taking inspiration from all those products that use LEDs and our persistence of vision to create visuals, ...
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    A Cooling Second Skin

    For any athlete, icing is a crucial therapy for acute injuries and recovery from intense performance. The Hail Ice Pack offers an alternative to messy, less than ergonomic conventional ice packs of today. It acts as a second skin of ...
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    Disease-Detecting Patches

    The answer to all your medical problems may just be in your sweat. Scientists at Northwestern University have developed a tiny, flexible skin patch that has the capability of detecting diseases. Human sweat contains many of the same bio-markers that ...
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    Solar Gaps Blinds Generate Solar Electricity while Shading your Windows

    For those who can’t, or don’t want to, install solar on their rooftop, or who just want to offset some of their electricity with clean solar energy from their windows, a forthcoming product could prove to be a simple DIY ...
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    Fuoripista Exercise Bike

    After lending their design expertise to the world of indoor table games with their beautiful ping pong, pool, and foosball tables, Adriano Design is ready to tackle home exercise equipment. The Fuoripista Exercise Bike is the fruit of their labor ...