Designer Edge

Road to AI takes a Surreal Artistic Turn
Software engineer’s experimentation leads to nightmarish and psychedelic imagery.
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VIDEO: Tiny ‘Transformer’ Robots Could Treat Blocked Arteries
Engineers create micro-swimmers made of iron oxide beads.
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yeair! Wants to Be the Quadcopter of the Future
Kickstarter campaign is providing funds for a quadcopter with more payload, more airtime, and more s...
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Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor Ramps Up Smartphone Security
Sensors use imaging technology that captures the edges and valleys of the fingerprint's surface.
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Open Hardware for the Ocean
Cesar Harada explains his Protei project, a ship with a shapechanging hull.
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Vince Lombardi Would Have Loved This Football Tech
Data-analysing football sled may measure strengths and weaknesses in tomorrow’s football players.
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VIDEO: Engineering Atoms Inside the Jet Engine
Designing the perfect chemical make-up of tomorrow’s jet engines.
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Conductive Ink Could Pave the Way for New Electronic Apparel
The ink remains highly conductive when stretched up to three times its original size.
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How a Heritage Building’s Foundation was Restored after Flood Damage
Tulane University's alumni house was repaired after Hurricane Katrina
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Noticing Life's Problems Can Lead to Better Designs
Tony Fadell notices the small problems that most people have internalized, and then creates solution...
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“We Appear to Have Had a Launch Vehicle Failure”
SpaceX Falcon 9 latest of three spacecraft lost in the last year – underscoring risk of space travel...
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GinzVelo - Sustainable Human Electric Hybrid
Peter Ginzburg is crowdfunding his motor-enhanced bicycle through Kickstarter.
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Researchers develop pixel displays that reveal two separate images
Potential applications for anti-counterfeiting and high-res 3D displays.
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Floating Record - the Vertical Turntable
Gramovox has redesigned the turntable, using the record itself to create visual complements to the m...
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BattleBots Returns to the Airwaves
Robotics enthusiasts face off once more.
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Video: Lexus is Developing a Hoverboard… and it Looks Awesome
Device relies on semiconductors and high-powered magnets to achieve magnetic levitation
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Elastic Conductors Enable Stretchable Plasma Screens
Researchers use folding and cutting technique to create flexible electronics.
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Pocket NC - 5 Axis Desktop CNC Mill
Pocket NC is running a Kickstarter campaign to fund its desktop CNC mill capable of cutting in five ...
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Battery Expert Weighs in on Tesla’s Powerwall
From safety to practicality, does the Powerwall make sense?
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Building a 25,000 Mile Road with only Stone, Wood and Bronze Tools
This 500 year old Incan road is an engineering feat that is still in use.
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