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10 Fantastic Futuristic Materials that Actually Exist Article by Steve, filed under Conceptual & Futuristic in the Technology category. Sometimes technology leaps so far ahead it seems like the future has arrived a few years early. When the improvement comes in the area of materials the leap can seem even greater, as the new material can boost the performance of whatever they’re used in. Teflon is a perfect example but it’s not the only one – here are 10 “teflons” that are adding some tom

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Toyota i-Real is a personal sofa on wheels

Toyota i-Real is a personal sofa on wheels - The Toyota i-Real electric personal vehicle was recently unveiled to the masses at the 2012 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, and there was no release date nor more importantly, a price point attached to it as at press time.

Vitaly Kononov is a Russian designer whose experience of narrow cobblestone streets has yielded a remarkable vehicle sure to avoid gathering moss as it zips in and out of urban traffic. Elegant simplicity at its best, the so-called Rolling Stone car uses two large wheels that span the entire circumference of the slim and efficient circle-shaped automobile, neatly looking like one smooth integrated wheel.