How things we make change our lives – for better or worse.
- Does it hold water? – what makes a good coffee pot or container for pouring liquids
- Strutting Your Stuff – 18th-century dresses required a particular posture and a graceful style of dance
- Design is for Us – what is 'good' and 'bad' design and what inspires it?
- Enginuity – The Anderson Special car combines good engineering with enginuity and innovation
- Swift, Safe, Sure – the George Bennie Railplane – this rapid passenger transport design was innovative, but a commercial failure.