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Living Light: An LED lamp entirely powered by an organic living plant

Last week we talked about how researchers have successfully contrived living cyanobacteria-based bio-solar panels that can harvest tiny bits of electricity. Well, this time around, we have come across a design based on the same principle of photosynthesis, albeit with a more visual flair. To that end, Dutch designer Ermi van Oers has crafted (in…


Fermentalg’s zero-electricity lamp is powered by carbon dioxide-absorbing microalgae

French innovator Pierre Calleja has crafted a stunning lamp that actually does the work of 150 to 200 trees, when it comes to cutting down environmentally-harmful carbon dioxide emissions. Designed to illuminate streets and parking garages, this ingenious contraption uses zero electricity, running entirely on the energy produced by bioluminescent green microalgae during photosynthesis. These…

Artist Designs Tiny LED Lamps That Look Like Bioluminescent Mushrooms-1

Japanese artist designs tiny LED lamps that look like bioluminescent mushrooms

Inspired by bioluminescent fungi, Japanese artist Yukio Takano has designed a series of stunning light fixtures that look uncannily similar to real mushrooms growing on logs. Built from glass, these tiny unusually-shaped lamps are fixed to a base made from salvaged driftwood. The lamps’ soft LED glow creates an enchanting atmosphere, transforming the surrounding space into…

This Stunning, Bluetooth-Enabled Lamp Folds Like An Accordion-5

Orilamp: A wireless, Bluetooth-enabled lamp that folds like an accordion

In addition to being utilitarian, thanks to its simple, wireless design, the new Orilamp is unique for its almost ethereal beauty. Shaped like an accordion, this origami-inspired lamp boasts several smart features, including Bluetooth connectivity that allows users to remotely control all of its aspects via specially-developed smartphone app. What is more, the lamp comes…

Go Glamping With These Glamorous Tents By ArchiWorkshop-2

Go glamping in these glamorous tents by South Korea-based ArchiWorkshop

We at HEXAPOLIS are a fan of recreational camping. Nothing compares to the joy of escaping into the wilderness for a couple of days, away from the hustle and bustle of city life. While some prefer to rough it in the great outdoors, there are others who find “glamping” more appealing. As its name quite…

The Stunning 3D Optical Illusions Of The New BULBING Lamps-1

New designs of the BULBING 2D lamps create enchanting three-dimensional optical illusions

Israel-based design firm, Studio Cheha, is headed by Nir Chehanowski, a designer whose expertise lies in challenging current perceptions about space and form by manipulating 2D shapes into looking three-dimensional. One of the most innovative creations by Chehanowski is the BULBING lamp, that raised over $172,000 on Kickstarter, last year. Its ingenious design creates enchanting…

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