Every year in The UK over 19.000 cyclist are involved in accidents. The ones not driving our cars, and the ones who prefer two wheels to four are not guaranteed to be safe on the road. How can we improve their safty? Volvo Cars presents the solution: LifePaint.
Everyone knows it, texting or calling when you are riding on your bike. But beware! 9% of all bicycle accidents is a result of that. Therefore the government and telecom providers start with a campaign that would urge cyclists to not use their smartphone when they are cycling.
Nearly 1.3 million people in the world die in road crashes each year, on average 3,287 deaths a day. And if that is not bad enough, road crashes are the leading cause of death among young people ages 15-29. – www.asirt.org This has to stop. Are not there ways to make the road safer? Maybe there is a solution. Ultra provides environmentally sustainable 21t century transport solutions.
A natural, green environment can contribute in various ways to the human health, from children to the elderly. The construction of green space in urban areas can even result in savings of € 65 million in the budget for public health. More greenery can also ensure that employees report sick less often, resulting in a saving of € 328 million. According to research by KPMG, which was commissioned by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Agriculture and Innovation. This is why the sky garden project in Seoul, South Korea, is so great!
Did you know that nearly a third of Dutch adults and more than half of the Dutch youths in 2013 to little moved? This image is the past eight years has remained virtually the same. On an average day young people sit / lie average 8.1 hours per 24 hours (excluding sleep time). That’s a whopping 59 percent of the time they are awake! To less people use a bike and exercise enough. Why does one resident picks up the bike for a ride to the center and choses the other the car?
Since 2008 Dutch scientist Mark Post, a vascular biologist at the University of Maastricht, has been working on growing edible meat in a laboratory. At 5 august, 2013 the first in-vitro hamburger has been served during a launch event in London. Could this be the solution to all the future food problems?
Dairy products for tomorrow, what proposals do you have? This is the question that meet ten professional designers and students of art schools, joined by Claire Fayolle as part of the exhibition Future Milk.
With Big Data, smart distribution and an eye for efficiency countless startups seek solutions to make our food healthier, more sustainable and better. But is this also safeguarding our food?
Most of the stuff we want to know about a product is not on the package. We only will know those things if we recommend (or avoid) a product by trying it by ourselves. But how can we solve this problem? Scott Kennedy (CEO OpenLabel) makes the case for solving world problems through mobile commerce transparency. OpenLabel is introducing radical transparency by building the world its biggest information platform for products.