While some are trying to take people to Mars or transfer their minds into machines, others are developing ideas that focus on our earthly everyday lives. But it doesn't mean they're less worthy! Bored Panda has compiled a list of awesome inventions and designs you didn't know you needed, and they're as genius as they're simple.
From rethinking elevators to coming up with clever pill bottles, these solutions prove the brilliance of simplicity. We're constantly in a rush, trying to do a gazillion things at once, and it's often the little things that get in the way. Scroll down to check out the ways we can tackle them and upvote your favorites!