The votes are in! A book to inspire, realistic dinosaur action figures, and a theft-proof backpack are among our favorite projects this week.
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a book of true bedtime stories about 100 women who changed the world. Each one is illustrated by a different female artist, making this book as beautiful as it is inspirational. Not to knock fairy tales, but these tales of heroism and passion might make princesses seem a little boring to the young ladies in your life.
Beasts of the Mesozoic are scientifically accurate dinosaur action figures, updated based on modern hypotheses about how dinosaurs actually looked. This means many of them look way cooler than the dinosaurs you’re used to seeing, complete with feathery bird-like texturing. With 26 points of articulation for dynamic posing, these dinosaurs are perfect for would-be paleontologists and casual dinosaur fans alike.
Haul your gear without fear with Bobby, the best anti-theft backpack. A hidden zipper keeps your belongings out of reach of any would-be pickpockets, and a front card pocket makes commuting fast and easy. A water-resistant, cut-proof exterior is complete with reflective panels keeps your bag safe and stylish any time of day.
Say goodbye to easily tangled wires for good with Truu wireless earbuds. A magnetic connection activates and deactivates the earbuds, which will last 5 hours on a single charge. Carefully designed to suit ear anatomy, Truu earbuds will be comfortable in all ears and are even sweat-proof. With Bluetooth 4.1 capability and a built-in microphone, join the wireless revolution with Truu.
The Tailfin system is an incredibly lightweight quick-release bike rack and matching panniers. The Tailfin rack easily fits on any road bike, weighs 275 grams, and can carry up to 40 pounds. The companion pannier bags hold even the largest 17” laptop so your commute can be as efficient as possible.
Melomind is a neurotechnological device designed to increase your relaxation on a daily basis. The headphones are specifically designed to create a personalized musical experience through analysis of your brainwaves. Since it gradually coaches you to relax, the more you use it, the better you become at mindful relaxation.
Bioo is the world’s first plant pot that uses electricity generated from photosynthesis to charge your phone. The Bioo will let you charge your phone 2-3 times a day through a handy USB port included with the pot. A plant in a Bioo will even purify water to prevent water loss, making this the most naturally efficient pot ever.
FitPod reinvents the sports bottle by giving you instant access to your health supplements with no mixing, shaking, or stirring. Just fill the reusable cartridge with your favorite supplement or water enhancer, load the cartridge into your FitPod bottle, and squeeze to release the healthy goodness all day long. Fitpod is even dishwasher safe so clean-up is a breeze.