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The seat belt has become a key part of our lives, a strap of nylon webbing that has saved many lives in the years since they've been embedded into the mainstream.
The fabric that seat belts are made out of is called webbing, referring to the weaving process. Often made of synthetic materia...
The design of seat belts has directly inspired the designs of other products.
The modern seat belt invented over 100 years ago had inspiration from the defence industry, which tested different harnesses and other structures during WWII.
Swedish inventor Nils Bohlin came up with the three-point seat belt which secures your waist and chest with a stretching belt mechanism that pulls out just as much slack as the passenger needs.
The two-point seat belt, which went across your lap, was imperfect, especially in independently a...
It highlights the value of creating consistent standards for the common good.
However, there's always room for innovation. For example, a Ford patent for a heated seat belt raised eyebrows in the automotive world.
The patent discusses adding a heating mechanism to th...
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We all struggle with anger at times. It is impossible to avoid traffic, politics, financial issues, or misunderstandings. However, frustrations can lead to major problems if left unchecked.
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The Inaction Intertia Effect can improve your designs in countless ways learn how
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Fantastic, it’s everything you expect from Jordan B. Peterson. A “self-help” style book, it beautifully interweaves history, religion, science, and philosophy into a highly pragmatic book on how to be a fulfilled, successful, better human being.
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