Weather forecasting is difficult. In tropical climates even more so. Enter Ignitia: a forecasting service developed specifically for tropical climates, which can have a big impact on local farming – in some cases it can double yields. Better forecasting creates greater food security and can lead to big financial improvement for many small-scale farmers in tropical regions. All because of a smarter weather model.
Imagine a future without laundry? It might not seem too far off as Vipul Bansal and his team have developed a self cleaning textile. But it’s not all about avoiding the laundry; in this episode we explore how Light Active Textiles may impact the world.
Join us for the first episode of our podcast “Design Pickup” where we in this episode take an in-depth look at what3words – a service providing addresses to the world.