#Design

MIT Wins Mars City Design Architecture Prize 2017

2 years ago — Long Read

The Mars City Design Architecture prize aims to take seriously the question of how people live on Mars. This year the international competition was won by "Redwood Forest" - a...

MIT engineers a moisture-responsive workout suit

2 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers at MIT have designed a moisture-responsive workout suit. Ventilating flaps are lined with live cells and can open and close in response to an athlete’s sweat. The flaps (which...

Dezeen reveal shortlist for their Reengineered Post-Brexit Passport competition

2 years ago — Long Read

When Article 50 was triggered last week it made Brexit a certainty. While others asked about the future of British Manufacturing, trade or travel, architecture and design magazine Dezeen got...

IKEA flat-pack refugee shelter wins Design of the Year

2 years ago — Quick Read

A temporary shelter designed for refugees by IKEA has been named the 2016 Beazley Design of the Year. The design had already clinched the prize for the architecture category and...

“Can You hear that?” Engineers have invented the world’s smallest violin

3 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers at Design I/O, a creative studio specialising in immersive interactive installations, have brilliantly used Google's Project Soli sensor kit and machine learning tool Wekinator to detect small finger movements...