April 6, 2010 Admin

Urbanization is posing problems and as usual, we are trying to solve them after creating them ourselves. It’s a long debate. I just wanted to bring your attention to a new invention by Professor Furukawa Osmaus – a skateboard-styled compact personal mobility device for urban conditions. It’s a sort of board that you can drag with you inside your office if you want. This 80kg commuter can take you on short distance journeys at a maximum speed of 10km/h and, of course, it will be stupid to think that this 300×600x250mm sized thing can replace scooters or bikes. (more…)