X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Get Geeky Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: E-Mail | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE

Basic House Puts a Home in Your Pocket

by Conner Flynn
Advertisement

Basic House is a design from Barcelona designer Martin Azua. It couldn’t be more simple. It’s basically a lightweight balloon that you can carry with you in your pocket and use for shelter if you need it.
inflatable_house
This design would be a great help to homeless people or those in a disaster area. It’s made from a metalized polyester material, so when you unfold it, it self inflates with body heat or from the heat of the sun.

Just like that, you have an instant shelter. When you are inside, the material reflects your body heat to keep you warm. If you reverse it, the material will reflect the sun to keep it cooler inside. While it’s not likely to keep you from freezing to death in the wintertime, it’s still a simple and imaginative design.

[via SmartPlanet via Dvice]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Thor Ragnarok Dorbz Figures

Thor Ragnarok Dorbz Figures

Prime 1 Wonder Woman Horseback Statue

Prime 1 Wonder Woman Horseback Statue

Advertisement
Jaybird Run Wireless Earphones

Jaybird Run Wireless Earphones

Great Balls of Steel

Great Balls of Steel

Another Batch of Awesomely Bad 1980s Car Commercials

Another Batch of Awesomely Bad 1980s Car Commercials

2019 Volvo XC40 Compact SUV: A Tough Little Robot

2019 Volvo XC40 Compact SUV: A Tough Little Robot