Road Shower lets you freshen up, al fresco

After a day spent hiking, biking, climbing or otherwise exerting yourself outdoors, a shower sure feels nice. Climbing into your car and driving home all sweaty in order to take said shower, however, can be quite a drag. That’s why Colorado native Joel Cotton created the Road Shower. It’s a pressurized water tank that mounts […]

WaterDrop puts water savings in the bag

Recently, showers like the Nebia and the Hamwell’s e-Shower have launched to help us save water when showering. The WaterDrop foldable watering can, however, takes a much simpler approach. It is designed to collect the average 3.5 l (0.8 gal) of water we waste waiting for the shower to warm up. Designed by Spanish startup […]

Connected shower head changes colors to highlight your water wastage

Users can create individual profiles on the smartphone app to log showers and track overall water usage It can be pretty easy to lose sight of your water usage when taking a shower. Indeed standing under that powerful stream is a perfect way to churn through a lot of both water and energy. The team […]

Rosetta confirms the presence of water ice deposits on the surface of comet 67P

New analysis of data collected by ESA’s Rosetta orbiter has revealed significant quantities of water ice on the comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko (67P). While the presence of water had previously been observed on 67P both in the comet’s coma, and as frost on the surface, this discovery represents the first time that a surface deposit of water […]

35 places to swim in the world’s clearest water

Here are 35 places around the world to strap on your GoPro, do some underwater exploring, and come back with amazingly clear imagery 1…Linapacan Island, Palawan, Philippines MatadorU Photography faculty member Scott Sporleder shares this image from Palawan, the Philippines’ most remote province and home to many beaches with super clear water. Photo: Scott Sporleder […]

Out of this world: Inside Iceland’s staggering blue crystal ice caves where no two days are ever the same

Stunning images revealing the incredible changing landscapes of one of the world’s most beautiful countries Helen Björnsdóttir works as an ice cave expert – assessing the safety of the caves before leading tourists inside  Ice caves are dangerous and there is often a lot of work to be done on the ice caves before tourists […]