The New Stuff

Nohot cup by Yang Dongyun  Wu Yichen  Sang Xinxin  GU Zhiyu  and Lin Xia

Nohot cup prevents user from being scalded by hot beverages


Very often it has been seen that people who like to drink hot beverages like tea or coffee are scalded by the hot drink in the cup. Of course, they expect the beverage to be hot but not lava hot that could burn their mouth. Even you might have burned your lips sometimes in the same way. But, with this new invention of the heat sensitive cup, the surprise of a scorching hot sip would no longer be a problem.

Dubbed as the Nohot cup, it includes a heat sensitive material on its lid. Whenever the hot liquid inside the cup strikes a temperature of or more than eighty degree Celsius, the material inside the lid reacts and swell up like a bubble. If you try to drink the beverage, the swollen bubble will hit the nose and stop you from drinking the extremely hot beverage. When the temperature of the drink reduces to sixty degrees, the sensitive material shrinks and thus indicates that the liquid is drinkable hot. This brilliant idea is a collective effort of a team of industrial designers Yang Dongyun, Wu Yichen, Sang Xinxin, GU Zhiyu, and Lin Xia which has fetched them famous ‘Red Dot Design Award’ in 2012.

The following two tabs change content below.
A soft hearted girl, Garima finds herself to be lucky to be born in Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. With a writing experience of three years, she has been writing for various renowned blogs and absolutely enjoys her work. She is a firm believer of God and holds a positive attitude towards life. She is a big chatter box and adores every kind of music.

You may also like

4,000 flowers adorns an abandoned house in Detroit
»

4,000 flowers adorns an abandoned house in Detroit

Kaffeeform-by-Julian-Lechner
»

Kaffeeform cups and saucers made from recycled coffee beans

Dede Gear Closet by Van Staeyen
»

Dede gear closet to hang up your bike in style

Ecocapsule by Nice Architects
»

Ecocapsule: Elliptical tiny home to reshape off-grid living

La Cornue presents Château G4
»

La Cornue presents Château G4, fourth generation of vaulted ovens

Chrysalide multipurpose lamp
»

Chrysalide multipurpose lamp provides different lighting possibilities

Backyard guesthouse by Martin Kallesø Architects
»

Backyard guesthouse optimizes use of space, light and view

Movie Lamp by Staygreen
»

Cardboard floor lamp inspired from golden age of silver screen

KFC Tray Typer
»

Greasy fingers won’t stop texting, all thanks to KFC Tray Typer

Texas' iconic Waggoner Ranch goes on sale for $725M
»

Texas’ iconic Waggoner Estate Ranch could be yours for whopping $725M

Share with your friends










Submit