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    Lightbulb Folding Houses, Folding Ships and Norse Mythology

    A man has invented a folding house that can be set up similar to a tent with no supports. All you have to do to set it up is shake it and let it fill with air.
    The creator of the folding house, is a Basque, by the way.
    http://www.boredpanda.com/foldable-b...ign=BPFacebook

    This article was interesting because I remember reading in the norse mythology that Frey had a ship that he could fold up and put in his pocket like a cloth. I would venture to say that the ancient Germanics were already doing this sort of thing (and even more advanced) thousands of years ago, before the christians started burning books.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sk%C3%...B0bla%C3%B0nir

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    This is not a house! And it is certainty not a home!

    This thing is bs even if you consider it a tent. When I go trekking in the forest I often carry a 4 X 4 meter tarp of waxed cotton that I can make a better "house" out of than that thing. I can even have a heating system for extreme cold weather if I choose to.

    Sales gimmick at the very best.
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