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Inventor Izhar Gafni has created a bicycle made from cardboard.
This is a machine that can grow gadgets. This is Sharp’s super-cooled MBE machine.
Humans Invent talks to the men who chromed David Bowie’s Mini about the process of their fading craft.
English shoemaker Tim Little explains the secrets to making a good pair of English shoes.
Humans Invent talks to Obree about his fascination with dirigibles.
The Latvian toolmakers putting two fingers up to modern manufacturing.
We explore miniature robotics and ask why scientists are engineering robotic bees.
The story of how a traditional craft has created a new technology to save lives on the NHS.
Humans Invent talks to the man making maps based on how we mentally visualise cities.
The story behind building the world’s largest wind turbine blade.
Humans Invent gets an insight into the Frugal Digital project.
Humans Invent speaks to Arcola Energy about the zero-emission fuel cells.
We talk to Leica product manager Stefan Daniel about hand-crafting a Leica lens.
Breaking conventions and pushing the boundaries in book cover design.
Humans Invent talks to an archaeologist using dental plaque as a window into the past.
Humans Invent talks to Acorn BBC Micro designer Steve Furber on his latest project.
Suzanne Lee explains to Humans Invent how growing your own clothes is the future for fashion.
Head down, coffee in-hand, off to work. Can design help improve social interaction?