Modern day technology knows no bounds, and each day we hear about the most creative and jaw-dropping inventions. Today is no different, as we will cover five most astonishing inventions that are sure to leave you asking why didn’t you hear about them before!
1) Senz storm proof umbrella
An umbrella can be a life saver in rainy weather, but it is rendered completely useless in windy weather. In comes Senz storm proof umbrella, which can withstand wind speeds of over 100 km/h, as claimed by the creators.
The umbrella is designed by following aerodynamic principles, which keep them from flipping inside out even in the harshest of weathers. The extended tail of the umbrella helps in draining the water to save your back from getting drenched from the roll off water typical to conventional umbrellas.
You can buy this awesome umbrella here.
2. Alfa, the cardboard bicycle
Alfa is a cardboard bicycle created out of 100% recycled materials. The cycle is both waterproof and fireproof courtesy a special coating. The inventor, Izhar Gafni, and his business partner ERB claim that they have created the bicycle to make them available for everyone, and they are priced at as low as $9 (adult version) and $5 (kids version).
3) Biolite CampStove
One of the essentials for any camping trip is a set of propane cooker or propane lantern. It is a good solution, but what about the toxic gasses produced due to propane burning? And what about the risks of the heavy and highly flammable cylinder you are carrying? Biolite CampStove is here to solves this problem, as it runs on just use twigs and wood chips while giving you clean-burning fire and electricity using a thermoelectric generator.
The Brooklyn-based company created this smokeless solution nearly a decade ago, with an aim to bring this technology to homes across the globe. The BioLite HomeStove has been a huge success and has made in-home cooking a safer activity for thousands of people.
To purchase and read more about the Biolite BaseCamp click here.
4) LeChal Shoes: Haptic shoe for the blind
This will make lives of the blind people so much easier! Using its smart technology, this footwear has shoe insoles that are connected to a smartphone application usingand vibrates to alert the users when and where to turn to avoid an obstacle and reach their destination with a hassle!
The image below explains the working of the Lechal shoe:
5) See and breathe underwater effortlessly using Easybreath
Some people love snorkeling, while others think the mouthpiece is too intrusive, uncomfortable and unhygienic. In comes Easybreath, first full-face snorkeling mask that will eliminate the difficulty in breathing underwater.
Thanks to its large size, you can breath as easily underwater as you would do on the land. This innovative mask also allows an unobstructed 180° field of vision, and you also don’t have to worry about the screen fog courtesy its double air-flow system. It weighs around 550g and is priced at a meager €39.95.
Which one of these five inventions was your favorite? Have any of your own cool inventions?