Incredible inventions pt. 1: the standing wheelchair

30 06 2007


Of all the things people invent in the name of progress, the standing wheelchair really lives up to the claim of being life-changing. The next natural evolution of the Segway

The cool-ification of Patagonia

30 06 2007


The metrosexual sensibility creeps to the outer reaches of the globe as Chilean Patagonia gets its first ‘cool’ hotel, The Indigo. Forward bookings are now being taken for a grandstand view of the end of the glaciers in nearby Torres del Paine national park; all from the comfort of oddly-shaped furnishings and designer bedcovers.