It is true that the world is packed with people gifted with brilliant minds. Otherwise, we would not have the chance to explore the moon and Mars. While some individuals focus on advancing science and technology, there are those who develop ideas for everyday life. Their minds are just as worthy as the ones who thought of sending a package to deal flat-earth thinkers.
From clever pill bottles to witty street lights, these simple solutions prove to be a product of a brilliant mind. Elite Readers has a compiled a list of these things for your enjoyment. Check them out below and let us know which ones are your favorites!
#1. Wash your hands and reuse the water for your next flush… because why not?
#2. Free coffee you say?
#3. Ukraine’s traffic lights are superb!
#4. This water fountain is designed to allow dogs to drink from it, too.
#5. 100 percent absolutely necessary!
#6. Desk parts that are separated by steps? That is genius!
#7. This mountain finder in Switzerland is a lifesaver.
#8. This is actuall an accessbility mat purposedly placed for people with disabilities.
#9. This toothpaste describe bot of its ingredients and their purpose accordingly.
#10. This witty elevator has a call button 30 meters away, allowing you to have plenty of time to get on it.
#11. This pill bottle is capable of telling you when you last opened it.
#12. The curtain in this hotel room is designed to ensure that there is no annoying light gap in the middle.
#13. This elevator prides in buttons that you can easily kick.
#14. The roof of UPS trucks are actually transluscent, so the inside of the truck can be lit during the day.
#15. In Copenhagen there is a childrens bicycling playgroud, where they can practice bicycling in the city and learn the rules before they enter the streets.
#16. Believe it or not, this fence is shaped in a way that it can be used for seating.
#17. This one here allows seniors and handicapped individuals to extend crossing time.
#18. This restaurant has a “toeopener” for people who do not want to touch the doorknob to avoid germs.
#19. These bikes come with airless tires.
#20. A swing perfect for parents and kids who want to swing together.
#21. The paint lines on this parking lot extend up to the wall to help drivers see.
#22. A simple shopping cart with a calculator.
#23. This USB drive displays information on how much storage is used.
#24. A gym in a laundromat? Well, why not!
#25. These sheets have a sign telling you which side to put them on.
#26. A spatula stand that prevents the tip (one that touches the food) does not touch the counter.
#27. This bottle of whisky comes with a free public transportation.
#28. A chair designed to place gloves, helmet, etc.
#29. This therapy dog in an airport allows people to pet it before they fly.
#30. A local coffee shop that gives free compost made from used coffee grounds.
#31. This collage has drink coasters that can determine common rape drugs.
#32. A set of batteries that come with a USB port to charge them.
#33. This laptop has a webcam cover.
#34. This elevator in Osaka, Japan has a sign that informs you if it is raining outside.
#35. A city that adds a safe place for conducting exchanges on the internet.
#36. This bench can swing back and forth, allowing you to face either direction.
#37. Some roads in Australia are so long drivers feel boring, so the government decided to entertain them with these signs.
#38. This bar has a frost strip to rest on your drink so it stays cold.
#39. Benches in Sweden are both friend and couple-friendly.
#40. A hotel room that comes with a complimentary android phone with free calls and data.
We can definitely agree that these genius ideas make life a little bit easier. Now, which ones do you love to see implemented in your country? Let us know below!
New Orleans Restaurant Charges White Customers More Than People of Color
This restaurant aims to help people understand the underlying issue of racial wealth disparity.
You can say that food is a common language among us people. That this great equalizer can get individuals to sit down and enjoy a meal, opening a possibility of conversation. Interestingly, a restaurant from New Orleans, Louisiana is trying to incorporate the significance of food in their rates in hopes to raise awareness on racial wealth disparity.
The pop-up restaurant called Saartj does this by simply asking white customers to pay $18 more compared to people of color. This rate is applicable for the same meal eaten by customers in the diner.
This restaurant in NOLA is charging white customers more for the same meal than people of color.
Company Offers Cash Incentives For Employees Who Bike Their Way To Work
Exercise plus some extra cash? This is a winner!
Riding a bicycle to work comes with many great benefits. Aside from giving your body some much-needed exercise, biking also makes it possible for you to save money since you wouldn’t have to spend money on gas or fare.
As if all those reasons weren’t convincing enough, a small company from Christchurch, New Zealand is now offering cash incentives to encourage more of their people to use bikes on a regular basis.
Creative and advertising agency Make Collective is offering $5 to $10 for employees who ride bikes going to work.
7 Deadly and Most Dangerous Foods In The World
Are you an adventurous eater?
There’s such a thing as an adventurous eater - or someone who likes to taste new food every chance they get. It’s appreciating exotic eats and ditching the usual meals you know you like. Are you an adventurous eater? If so, are you willing to eat some of the world’s deadliest and most dangerous foods?
To many, it’s strange that these deadly eats can actually be called food. Yet, many people still choose to eat them because of their unique taste. Others do it for the sake of adventure; some because it’s part of their culture. A few, however, go for it because there’s no choice. Here are seven of the most dangerous eats from around the world.