Three smart design concepts that deliver in the face of dire circumstances
Personal security isn’t a concern merely for crazies grooming the sod over their backyard fallout shelters. In Orange Alert America, nasty images of what might happen are relevant, universal worries. So Popular Science challenged the Core77 online industrial-design community (core77.com) to imagine the future of personal security. What kinds of devices could protect us and our worldly possessions? We received 120 entries; in the end, these three concepts stood out because they address real fears in a practical way.