One of the things that keeps some people from cycling more often is the hassle of changing gears. If that sounds like you, then you might like the Autobike. It shifts gears automatically based on the rider's cadence, and manages to do so without a battery.
While there are plenty of impressive high-tech e-bikes and carbon fiber whatzits on display at Interbike 2013, sometimes it’s the so-called simple things that really catch your attention. Such is the case with a clever cycling multitool known as Fix It Sticks.
Gizmag dropped by the Varibike stand at Eurobike 2013 where managing director Martin Kraiss revealed a couple of upgrades to the arm- and leg-propelled bicycle that are aimed at raising its road touring credentials.
Europe's largest battery is to undergo testing in the UK, where it will be used to store and regulate energy generated from renewable sources such as wind and solar power, The Guardian reports. The lithium manganese battery will be capable of storing up to 10 MWh of energy.
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Vietnamese firm H&P Architects has produced a new prototype modular dwelling constructed from bamboo. Dubbed Blooming Bamboo, the home is designed to withstand heavy flooding, and is also intended to be mass-produced at low cost.