Category: invention

This motorcar was designed for the woman from the 1920s. It…

This motorcar was designed for the woman from the 1920s. It could be folded up for storage and was billed as a ‘car for dumb broads’.

TV-Helmet (Portable Living Room) by Walter Pichler, 1967.

TV-Helmet (Portable Living Room) by Walter Pichler, 1967.

Amazing vintage photos of Hughes H-4 Hercules, the world’s…

Amazing vintage photos of Hughes H-4 Hercules, the world’s largest flying boat that flew for only 26 seconds.

Cantilever bridge human model, and amazing photographs of…

Cantilever bridge human model, and amazing photographs of Scotland’s Forth Bridge under construction from the 1890s.

Can it be done? These vintage ideas from the 1930s that seem to…

Can it be done? These vintage ideas from the 1930s that seem to have been implemented today.

How the original selfie stick was invented in the 1980s.

How the original selfie stick was invented in the 1980s.

The ABC mono-cycle, 1925.

The ABC mono-cycle, 1925.

12 retro kitchens of the future

12 retro kitchens of the future

Brooks Walker’s fifth wheel: This 1950s car had an extra…

Brooks Walker’s fifth wheel: This 1950s car had an extra wheel to help with parking.

Cooking smart with smart kitchens: Imagining an American kitchen…

Cooking smart with smart kitchens: Imagining an American kitchen of tomorrow in the 1940s.