Loose ends, 1/2/14

Up up and away! Flight without roads or fuel?

image: solarship inc

image: solarship inc

More on this and other stories in today’s Loose ends post.

Solarship inc. are developing these great looking half-balloon half-solar aircraft, with early models in testing and later designs potentially carrying up to thirty tonnes of freight. I’ll take two please.

Ten solutions to the housing crisis – a gallery from the Guardian with a good and accessible intro to ten really effective concepts.

Flat-pack futures: insufficiently weird views of the future? – not about IKEA, for starters, but perhaps more about the ‘IKEA-isation’ of our dreams for the future.

And finally, not your average cabin in the woods! A nice project with a pretty weird video!

For more Loose ends, don’t forget to subscribe!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s