The ‘Active Classroom’ is a series of ergonomic children’s furniture designed for the school of the future.
The ‘Active Classroom’ is a series of ergonomic children’s furniture designed for the school of the future. Study after study links more time spent sitting in conventional chairs with increased health risks. The deep habituation in chair sitting served as a motivation to finding healthy alternatives for sitting, starting with the youth. The ‘Active Classroom’ takes a unique perspective arguing that sitting is activity. It focuses on the ‘change of postures’ as the essential ingredient of sitting – the stools aim to encourage a frequent alternation of different sitting postures to increase the muscular activity and diversity.
Chromatography has proven to be a powerful technology for the separation of a mixture to perform quantitative analyses. The Foundation for Chromatography at home aims to promote and support relatively simple analysis at home, e.g. by measuring urinary components after eating certain foods, such as olives. The Foundation will not provide a ready-to-use product, but […]
We protect unique underground ecosystems in the face of rapid environmental change Beneath our feet, fungi complex underground networks of that regulate the earth’s climate and ecosystems. These hidden networks power the world’s soil, and act as a huge sink for atmospheric carbon. But these biomes are being rapidly destroyed: fires, pollutions, deforestation are killing […]
The intelligent boxing bag for immediate, accurate, and reliable monitoring of impact force Strike-f(x) is an intelligent boxing bag for immediate, accurate, and reliable monitoring of impact force. Strike-f(x) is designed to give individuals total freedom of movement – to punch, kick, knee, tackle – and, yet, have accurate and reliable feedback about the force, […]