Monday, August 25, 2014

Very Cool: Carry This Homeless Shelter in Your Pocket

industry tap - There are hundreds of millions of homeless people around the world. Statistics show the majority of them are women and dependent children. The largest numbers are in developing countries.
From the artist who upcycled trash into tiny houses to the MIT student who designed $5 inflatable shelters, many people are using their creativity to give the homeless a place to sleep at night. Throw another creative solution into the mix.
Barcelona-based designer Martin Azua has designed a self-inflating shelter that you can fold up and take with you.   Read More