Welcome to a world where the blind can see with their ears. Where spinach generates electricity. Where a single mud wall becomes a reference library. And where robots have feelings. It is a world made possible by the amazing scientific, linguistic, artistic, and technological ideas in this book--41 innovations that have either won or been shortlisted for the Saatchi & Saatchi Award for World Changing Ideas. This award was set up as a means of acknowledging brilliant thinking, to bring it to the attention of the world, and to reward the most outstanding innovation. Investigating how the innovations work and the way they have the potential to change the world, this is an inspirational guide for all those who appreciate ingenuity and imagination.
Descrizione libro Palazzo Editions, 2007. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: World Changing Ideas is divided into seven chapters, each one a category of the types of invention. Through these seven thematic sections, the book investigates all the entries shortlisted for the prize, including the winners and those selected for the honorary Edward de Bono Medal. It investigates how the innovation works and the way it has the potential to change the world. It also takes a look at how the companies and individuals have fared since the award, explains the technologies that were used and the broader applications these might have. This is an inspirational guide for all those who appreciate ingenuity and imagination. Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0955304601
Descrizione libro Palazzo Editions, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0955304601
Descrizione libro Palazzo Editions, 2007. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110955304601
Descrizione libro Condizione libro: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Codice libro della libreria 97809553046061.0