Say hello to the decentralized economy — the blockchain is about to change everything. In this lucid explainer of the complex technology, Bettina Warburg describes how the blockchain will eliminate the need for centralized institutions like banks or governments to facilitate trade, evolving age-old models of commerce and finance into something far more […]

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From packing peanuts to disposable coffee cups, each year the US alone produces some two billion pounds of Styrofoam — none of which can be recycled. Frustrated by this waste of resources and landfill space, Ashton Cofer and his science fair teammates developed a heating treatment to break down used Styrofoam into something useful. Check […]

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This DIY spiral staircase kit comes in a box for you to assemble.

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What if traffic flowed through our streets as smoothly and efficiently as blood flows through our veins? Transportation geek Wanis Kabbaj thinks we can find inspiration in the genius of our biology to design the transit systems of the future. In this forward-thinking talk, preview exciting concepts like modular, detachable buses, flying taxis and networks […]

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What do you get when you give a design tool a digital nervous system? Computers that improve our ability to think and imagine, and robotic systems that come up with radical new designs for bridges, cars, drones and much more — all by themselves. Take a tour of the Augmented Age with futurist […]

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Meet the “Row-bot,” a robot that cleans up pollution and generates the electricity needed to power itself by swallowing dirty water. Roboticist Jonathan Rossiter explains how this special swimming machine, which uses a microbial fuel cell to neutralize algal blooms and oil slicks, could be a precursor to biodegradable, autonomous pollution-fighting robots. TEDTalks is a […]

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KLM Meet & Seat, a new service to meet interesting passengers on your flight. Find out more about KLM Meet & Seat

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Luc de Brabandère à CentraleSupélec : Qu’est-ce que la pensée créative et l’innovation ? Luc de Brabandère intervient dans le cycle ingénieur centralien de CentraleSupélec. Il est ingénieur mathématicien, philosophe et spécialiste de la créativité.

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The Tech Boom, Boom: Las Vegas nightclub owners are investing in tech innovations to create unique moments and unforgettable opportunities. Each time you walk into a bar or nightclub on the strip, you’re met with a new incarnation of captivating visuals. From hypnotizing light displays timed to the music like at Omnia Nightclub at Caesar’s […]

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Fashion, posits Mary Huang, founder of high-tech concept brand Continuum, is an industry ripe for innovation. In an age when nearly every industry is undergoing huge technological disruption, the fashion business, particularly when it comes to the manufacturing process, often employs antiquated methods that have existed for dozens or hundreds of years. “It’s an interesting […]

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