Created by Mike Thomson, this weird lamp is a one-time use accessory powered by human blood. It’s supposed to show us just how much power we waste on a daily basis by making the resource limited and valuable. Continue reading for a video, more pictures, and additional information.
That cost could not be more direct in this case. “For the lamp to work one breaks the top off, dissolves the powder, and uses their own blood to power a simple light. By creating a lamp that can only be used once, the user must consider when light is needed the most, forcing them to rethink how wasteful they are with energy, and how precious it is.”