The year 2016 might have been not good for some folks but if we look at the good perspective of the year 2016 there was still some good things in past 12 months.Let’s have a glance at the top innovations in 2016 to make the world a better place.
1 An edible drone delivering humanitarian aid
A drone prototype named Pouncer, designed by the Windhorse Aerospace to logistical assistance to those regions where it’s not possible to reach by roads.The main features of The drone Pouncer is delivering essential items for the people stuck in disasters, its has also a plywood frame for firewood if needed.
2 Coastlines cleaning device
After many years of researches and innovation finally, An ocean-cleaning device came to existence.Dutch entrepreneur Boyan Slat has proposed a prototype for the cleanup of the ocean when he was just 17 but after years of innovation and funding of more than $10 million he managed to make a device called Boomy McBoomface
Boomy McBoomface floats along with the coast and makes an artificial coastline, shelters and manages to catch the waste material on the surface of the ocean and thus Boomy McBoomface prevents waste material to reach on the ocean coast.Coastlines cleaning device surely one of the top innovations of 2016.
3 A reversible shelter tent for homeless people
Facing extreme weather is one of the biggest challenges for people living in shelters.WeatherHYDE is a reversible shelter tent which can be used by the homeless people in developing countries in all kinds of weather.Both sides of the tent have different functions, One side of the tent have reflective panels to cool down the tent when there is extreme heat condition,the other side of the panel works opposite of this by insulating the tent to warm up the tent in cold condition.
WeatherHYDE is a reversible shelter tent which can be used by the homeless people in developing countries in all kinds of weather.Both sides of the tent have different functions, One side of the tent have reflective panels to cool down the tent when there is extreme heat condition, the other side of the panel works opposite of this by insulating the tent to warm up the tent in cold condition.For the production of the 500 tents and distribution of 500 tents $145,000 worth of funding has been received.
4 Destroying iPhone for social good
In March this year, World’s one of the biggest tech company Apple announced the creation of Liam, a robot which has 29 mechanical arms for a destruction of the iPhone.Liam has been designed in a way that its tear apart your iPhone into recyclable and reusable parts with impressive precision.
Liam is able to disassemble a used iPhone within just 11 seconds while sorting parts of the iPhone which can be recycled or can be sold or reused again.A Single Liam device have the capacity to disassemble 1.2 million iPhones in a year.
5 The edible utensils replacing plastic cutlery
Imagine if you can eat your spoon after finishing your meal, well its been made possible by the India company Bakeys.Bakeys has created spoons from rice, wheat, sorghum and its edible.These spoons have a good long life of two years and you can get this Spoons in various flavored like ginger-garlic, cumin etc.These spoons can also serve hot soups getting dissolved.Company has successfully raised nearly $150,000 in its Kickstarter campaign in early 2016.