COVID-19 Innovations: A Picnic Blanket Designed For Social Distancing

Woohoo! Summer’s here! Time to break out the BBQ and head to the park for a… Ah. That’s right. That whole social distancing thing is still happening – and it’s as important as ever. But let’s face it: we’ve been doing our best for a while now. Don’t we all deserve a bit of sunshine?! London-based designer Paul Cocksedge sure does. His latest invention, called Here

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7 Sustainable Innovations That Will Arrive In 2020

Shoes made out of plants. Food-based food packaging. Mass sheep adoption. These are just a few of the many “green” innovations that will come our way this year (or have already arrived). And although the #1 reason we’ll remember 2020 may already be established, there’s a good chance we’ll also remember it as a high point for sustainability. We’re seeing all sorts of incredible eco-friendly innovations

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Nature’s Innovations: Copper, The Magic Antimicrobial Metal

It goes by many names. The Chinese call it “qi” – the symbol of health. The ancient Egyptians called it “ankh” – the symbol of eternal life. Us modern folk? We just call it “Copper”. And although we mostly use it for pennies, keys, and 3rd-place prizes these days, copper is loaded with the amazing health properties that earned it deep respect in the ancient world.

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This Sustainable Delivery Box Can Be Used 1,000+ Times

If you’re like us, you’ve been receiving a few more packages than usual lately. And we’re not just talking about the past few months (although that’s definitely had an impact – thank you delivery drivers for keeping us all sane!). Indeed: E-commerce has taken the world by storm. That’s great for all of us – it means more convenience, more jobs, and more opportunities for small-time

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Innovations Explained: How Do Antibody Tests Work?

They’re all over the news lately – and soon, they’ll be all over the world. But how do antibody tests actually work? And what do they mean for the global battle against COVID-19? Today, we’re going to break it all down as simply as possible. You’ll learn what an antibody test is and how they work, plus a bit about how they may impact our COVID-19

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7 (More) Innovative Ways Businesses Are Fighting COVID-19

A few weeks back, we featured a number of businesses around the world who are fighting back against COVID-19. These businesses are creating new products, tweaking existing ones, offering special services and raising the innovation bar all around. This week, we’re back with 7 more examples. Some are more practical than others, but all are fascinating!   1. Maaji (Colombia): Fashionable clothing made from recycled plastic

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