Researchers are developing a stand-up paddleboard consisting of 100 percent renewable raw materials. The lightweight material has many uses, such as in the construction of buildings or cars.
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The choice of wood for a guitar is not only a question of appearance, but also one of acoustics. For a long time, tropical wood, […]
A pair of wood glasses? Is that even possible? – Of course, because ‘no can do, does not excist’ according to the resourceful designers from […]
Flax fibers are 100 percent renewable, biodegradable and consequently provide an excellent basis for the development of resource-saving alternatives in the construction industry.
A groundbreaking LMP2 sports car will make its debut at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed: GreenGT MissionH24's hydrogen-powered LMPH2G.
For a more sustainable economy and to combat pollution researchers at TU Graz are developing bio-based, green alternatives to fossil raw materials.
Researchers at Empa and ETH Zurich have developed a process for wood that generates electrical voltage when pressure is applied to it, thereby acting as a bio-sensor or generating energy.
The investment in engineering firm Modvion shows how seriously the Danes see a future for wooden wind turbines.
This new bio-based paint should eventually replace petroleum-based acrylic paints.
Drawing on the four editorial themes of sustainability, mobility, health and digital, the editors of Innovation Origins look back on 2020 with a summary of the most noteworthy news stories.
Aniela Hoitink thinks that it is easier to change fashion production than consumer behavior. With fabric made of compostable mycelium (mushroom roots) she could succeed.
Jambiani, Zanzibar. Around 700 children from two local schools cleaned up the village and collected 57 garbage bags. Świdnica, Poland. Waldemar Woźniak, a retired postman, […]
Architecture has (re)discovered wood as a building material for urban spaces. In recent months, the two tallest wooden buildings in the world were built in […]
You can keep vegetables and fruit fresh for longer, depending on which ones you store together. Ethylene is responsible for that, something that some vegetable […]
Christoph Fraundorfer started having back problems from cycling and figured out that it was due to the geometry of his bicycle. As an architect and […]
After Greta Thunberg made her sustainable trip across the Atlantic with the Malizia II racing yacht as an alternative to flying, the carbon hull of […]
A sustainable house covering a variety of aspects, from the drawing to the execution and the completion. Team CASA, a student team from Eindhoven University […]
We are the generation that switches from fossil energy to sustainable energy coming from sun, wind and various smaller energy sources. Technically a wonderful story, […]
It would be a shame to simply burn wood residues. In the biorefinery, valuable raw materials can be extracted from it. At least theoretically. In […]
A sustainable apartment complex that is intended to counteract the disconnection of society in Dubai. With this idea, the TU/e student team finished in sixth […]