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Read by the Light of the Sun—at Night

This is a neat little desk lamp that sells for $20 at Ikea. Put it by the window during the day, the sun will charge it up, then read at night.

Even better, each time you buy one, Ikea will contribute a hardier version to UNICEF for a needy child in a poor country. So far this year Ikea contributed more than half a million lamps; next year it hopes to reach one million.

Photo credit: Ikea

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3:23AM PDT on Apr 15, 2012

Great ideas & products thanks!

5:10AM PDT on Oct 19, 2011

wow, the lamp is a great idea.... would make a great Christmas present, with a note stating that one was also given away in their honor

5:07AM PDT on Oct 19, 2011

thanks for the info

10:14AM PDT on Jun 28, 2011

Love these segments but I sure wish they would not rush the presenters and spend a few extra minutes so we can get all the information we need. (They should take a minute or two away from some of those segments on the celebrity gossip or crap like that!)

9:28AM PDT on Jun 28, 2011

Thank you!

5:01AM PDT on Jun 28, 2011

Thankyou :)

11:16AM PDT on Jun 27, 2011

useful info, thanks

11:48AM PDT on May 23, 2011

Thanks.

3:33AM PDT on May 18, 2011

TY

5:14PM PDT on Apr 14, 2011

Thank you.

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