Another Honda’s attempt to take hold on the market of personal vehicles hit the Internet. But time will show whether the Honda UNI-CUB, “wheels under the bottom” turns into another fashionable means of transportation like Segway or not. The concept of the new vehicle is the same as the previous attempt, Honda UX-3, has: it’s a compact folding stuff who is able to move in different directions.
The Honda UNI-CUB is created by the special technology of the omni-directional control system. These technologies allow you to control the speed, move in any direction, turn and stop. The UNI-CUB can easily maneuver between and around other people or objects. It must be said that a new vehicle was designed for obese people or people with disabilities, but the scientists are afraid that this machine can become popular among those who are just too lazy to walk.
The dodorango craft is an extremely popular entertainment in Japan for the people of all ages. It is the process of creating a smooth and polished ball from mud and water. Indeed, in the hands of dodorango fans the plain soil, mixed with water turns into the real piece of art with the help of simple tweaks. The mud which is the result of mixing together soil and water is formed into a sphere and dried, then it is being rubbed with a cloth until becoming shiny like marble. The Japanese fans of this ancient art call this state “hikaru” which means “glossy”. The whole process may look like a child’s entertainment if it wasn’t so monotonous and requiring much patience.