Tag Archives: design concepts

  • My Can: Label Your Beer with the Tab

    My Can: Label Your Beer with the Tab

    Somebody else accidentally picking up your beer – or, worse, accidentally picking up someone else’s beer – is one of those terrible party pitfalls that there’s no real way to avoid. Three students at Jiangnan University have come up with a solution, winning a bronze medal at the┬áK-Design Awards in the process: Their concept is […]

  • TIE-X: Audi Designer Improves Upon Darth Vader’s TIE Fighter

    TIE-X: Audi Designer Improves Upon Darth Vader’s TIE Fighter

    Darth Vader‘s TIE Fighter is just one of those classic designs that seemingly can’t be improved upon. But Jason Battersby, whose day job is as a exterior automotive designer for Audi, didn’t let that stop him from giving it the old college try, and the result is the TIE-X, a new and improved TIE Fighter […]

  • NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge: The Best Mars Home Concept

    NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge: The Best Mars Home Concept

    I don’t think I’ll be exaggerating when I say that recent world events have made the prospect of living on Mars more appealing than ever. A recent design contest from NASA shows what living on Mars might actually look like in the not-too-distant future: The NASA 3D-Printed Habitat Challenge, the winner of which has now […]