The perfect running shoe – RMIT University

Dr Mike Burton, Senior Research Fellow – RMIT University One of the Sports Edge projects is actually funded by Mizuno, a Japanese sports company who produce mainly running shoes. The aim of this project was to look at the running shoes that the company produces and try and develop a new concept running shoe for…

Reviewing Nike’s FlyEase accessible shoe technology | OLET1135 | 480113128

[Upbeat music] [Sound of shoes falling on the ground] So I have ulcers on my feet which hurt whenever i put pressure on them. So for the past year at least, i’ve only been able to wear sports shoes that have a soft fabric lining along the top. But even the shoes i bought specifically…

Ariat Cowboy Boot Designer Hollin Norwood on What It Takes to Craft the Best Western Footwear

When people ask me what I do I say I design cowboy boots. A lot of people that buy our boots need to wear our boots for their job or it’s how they live their lives and if you give people the things they need for that then you’re doing something good. One of the…

How the Nike Air Max 1 Got Its Look

The design of this shoe starts in Oregon in 1981 and with a man called Tinker Hatfield. He was an architect for Nike, hired to draw up offices and showrooms on the company’s campus. After making a statement on the outside of buildings, he was asked to join the designers on the inside. In a…

How Nike’s ‘Dad Sneakers’ Became An Iconic Shoe

– My first day at Nike’s campus was interesting because they didn’t give you direct instructions on where to actually go. They gave you a map and say good luck. I get on the elevator, I go up to the fourth floor, the door’s open. I look up, there’s Larry Miller, President of Jordan brand.…

Nike Lets You Design Shoes Right On Your Feet | You Have To See This

– Be careful of that step. – This is like the bridge of the Enterprise or something. – Keep an eye on your feet. There you go. – Whoa. At this nondescript building in the middle of SoHo, Nike is experimenting with the future of shoes. But what exactly are they doing? I don’t know;…

Life Designed by Aliens? – Evolution’s Achilles’ Heels

Many evolutionists admit that life from non-living chemicals is a huge problem for life on earth, so they’ve resorted to the idea that maybe life came from outside the earth, and this is called panspermia. Now there are two versions of this one: one is undirected, which just says that chemical evolution happened somewhere, and…