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PassivDom 3D-Printed House is Fully Autonomous with Zombie-Proofing Options

PassivDom 3D-Printed House is Fully Autonomous with Zombie-Proofing Options

The modulOne from PassivDom is quite an interesting house. Or, to be more accurate with the company’s description, “autonomous 3D-printed mobile house”. The Ukrainian company behind the house says it is “mobile and transportable house with Passive House parameters”. It is claimed that the thermal characteristics are high enough for the house to use 20 times less energy than an ordinary building. Of course, this comes in rather handy as autonomous function and off-grid living are the major selling points of this house.

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This Cat Suitcase Wants to be Your Pet

This Cat Suitcase Wants to be Your Pet

Checkout Fravel, the cute suitcase that would love to be your pet. The bag has a cat-like shape, accented by its ears, which respond to touch. You can pet your suitcase, and she’ll respond by moving her squishy, jelly-like ears. On the bottom of the luggage is a little heart that beats (rather, blinks) faster when you take her out for your journey.

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Man Makes Tiny Hats for Toad Who Visits Him Daily

Man Makes Tiny Hats for Toad Who Visits Him Daily

One night, Chris Newsome noticed a toad chilling on his porch. And then he saw the little visitor show up everyday. Not one to ignore his guest, Newsome decided to do “something special” for the toad. So, he cut up some foam paper to make a hat for the little guy.

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As Life Expectancy Increases, So Do the Years Spent in ‘Bad Health’ [Infographic]

As Life Expectancy Increases, So Do the Years Spent in ‘Bad Health’ [Infographic]

Human life expectancy is at the highest it has ever been. We now have better access to healthcare, and better healthcare, and life expectancy is it an encouraging high. So we are living longer, but how much of that increased life is spent in good health? This infographic by Medigo illustrates the global numbers for what they call “Bad Health Years”, a number that has increased (on average) for Europe and South America.

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