Tag: shrink

This thin, flat sheet of foil is connected to an Arduino board which senses when a person comes near. When a person does get close, the tin foil shrinks and collapses. This neat piece of art is part of the TalkToMe project by Professor Andreas Muxel at the Köln International School of Design, Cologne, Germany.

Speaking of deep-sea phenomenon, check out this video of a Styrofoam cup being crushed by deep-sea pressure as it is being lowered by a robotic submarine. According to the video description, the surface of Earth has an atmospheric pressure of about 14.7 pounds per square inch which allows the Styrofoam cup to stand about 4 […]


Ha! Superdry shrunk their regular Kitbag and are calling the new item the Mini Kitbag. I own the regular kitbag, so I can tell you that this smaller version is probably more suitable for weekend trips. The regular one is just so big that sometimes I have a hard time finding things to fill it […]