Verdis is a bioengineered plant system that harnesses the natural ability of plants to detect air quality and transmit that information to digital networks. It acts as “a canary in the coal mine,” by signaling the presence of invisible indoor pollutants. And it cultivates a symbiotic relationship between plants and people. As we tend for them; they take care of us.
Inspired by simplicity, and borne out of elegance, Mukō is a consumer drone system that streamlines the interaction of flying a drone through a smart tablet interface. The form and style resemble buoyancy and lightness. The interface adopts a natural gestural language for intuitive feedback. Together, the pair allows nontechnical people to explore above, over, through, and beyond.
It’s a Coal World
These infographics explore American coal resources, profile the American coal miner, and examine causes of mining deaths through various data visualizations. These spreads would hypothetically pair with an in-depth article or study.