Luna Wash cleans dirty clothes right in the hamper

luna

Luna Wash

It doesn’t matter if you live in a sprawling mansion or a tiny apartment, one thing is for sure, you know laundry day will be a long and laborious task.  But a new concept washing machine, developed for this year’s Electrolux Design Challenge, aims to change that. This is the Luna Wash, the in-hamper washing machine.

 

 

Continue reading… “Luna Wash cleans dirty clothes right in the hamper”

0

NASA plans first space washing machine that could microwave laundry

 space washing machine

A space laundry machine designed by UMPQUA (left) and Astronaut Buzz Aldrin walks on the surface of the Moon (right).

What  if you could put dirty clothes into a washing machine, leave, and only coming back once the freshly cleaned clothes have been dried out by microwaves.  That out-of-this-world-laundry concept could someday become a reality for astronauts and space explorers headed for the moon, asteroids or Mars.

 

Continue reading… “NASA plans first space washing machine that could microwave laundry”

0

Japanese Fast Dehydrator Takes Laundry Back To The Future

laundry.jpg

Turning Laundry Into A New Experience

Because Japanese homes are typically small, you’ll seldom find a dryer accompanying the family washing machine, thus resulting in a sea of clothesline-dried laundry covering entire neighborhoods. The archaic practice of drying one’s clothes outside–even in the winter, rain and during pollen season–makes even less sense in the technology forward confines of Japan.

Continue reading… “Japanese Fast Dehydrator Takes Laundry Back To The Future”

0