One-of-a-kind gear to prep you for landing-wherever that might be
By Melisse Gelula
Posted 07.21.2004 at 2:00 am 0 Comments
You love your digital camera, but can you find a fresh SD card in Kathmandu? Your GSM â€world phoneâ€ is great, but do you know it won´t work in Korea? And why bother locking your luggage if the security folks at LAX are likely to clip it anyway? The answers to such wandering quandaries lie, of course, in technology. From stitchless surf trunks to truly interactive digital guidebooks, we´ve wrangled six innovations to help you squeeze the most out of your summer vacation.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.