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Scientists Have Created a Concrete Roof That Generates Solar Power
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, energy, environment, ecosystems, greenliving, home, interesting, Sustainabililty, technology, scientists, roof, solar power, Switzerland )

Ricardo
- 2 hours ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
Researchers in Switzerland have developed a new form of molded roofing capable of harvesting solar power. The design is expected to help a residential building produce more energy than it uses up. Sunny Outlook Researchers at the Swiss Federal...
How to Make a Salt Water Battery Lamp. Thomas Kim Published on Mar 22, 2014   video
Science & Tech  (tags: study, tech, design, concept, energy )

Ruth
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
"Salt water battery + Joule thief circuit."..."Materials : Copper plate, Aluminum Foil, Kitchen Towel, Warm Salt water, Joule thief circuit...Bigger copper plate & Aluminum Foil is more powerful. This battery lamp turned on one hour.."
Nissan Offers Low Cost Power for Electric Vehicles, Introduces New Home Chargers By CHRIS PRICE 2nd October 2017
Science & Tech  (tags: business, concept, design, energy, environment, habitat, NewTechnology, performance, research, safety, science, technology )

Ruth
- 2 days ago - techdigest.tv
"At the European launch of its new Leaf in Oslo, Norway, Nissan promised to kickstart the electric car revolution, offering virtually free power to its EV (Electric Vehicle) customers as well as new home and office chargers."...'235miles'per charge.
No Cars, No Problem? Imagining a Sustainable City Gary Gardner Saturday, June 11, 2016
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, energy, environment, habitat, performance, research, safety, science, study, tech, business, climate )

Ruth
- 3 days ago - greenbiz.com
"...cities are where people are most likely to understand and engage sustainability concerns, where discussion is no longer abstract but becomes grounded and real...'cities may be our best hope for shifting economies in a sustainable direction.'
Stop Talking Right Now About the Threat of Climate Change. ItâEUR(TM)s Here; ItâEUR(TM)s Happening Bill McKibben 11 September 2017
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, design, habitat, research, safety, science, technology, energy )

Ruth
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
"ItâEUR(TM)s not technologically impossible âEUR" study after study has shown we can get to 100% renewables at a manageable cost, more manageable all the time since the price of solar panels and windmills keeps plummeting."11 September 2017
90-Year-Old Czech Grandma Turns Small Village Into Her Art Gallery By Hand-Painting Flowers On Its Houses
Offbeat  (tags: culture, design, goodnews, humans, pictures, unusual )

Katka
- 16 days ago - boredpanda.com
One 90-year-old resident of Louka, Czech Republic, spends every spring and summer adorning window and door frames with majestic designs.
Https://Www.Gofundme.Com/Littl e-Princess-Trust-Charity
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, children, goodnews, interesting, news, performance, unusual, society, humans, health, business, culture, design )

Wendy
- 30 days ago - littleprincesses.org.uk
Charlotte is my Daughter -in- Law, I am not asking for sponsors, but please do if you would like to 50c will do, I really want to raise awareness , of what you can do, when you get a hair cut, - especially really long hair,- look to donate near you .
US Military Plans To Send Malware Back To Hackers
Offbeat  (tags: Hackers, Malware, Military, Government, americans, bizarre, crime, culture, design, funny, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 61 days ago - ibtimes.com
Well, this may be good news....military geeks doing something computer users, might enjoy. This is a a new approach to discourage hackers. Interesting video on site. Please note, comment, forward.
Explosive Aurora: What Causes The Strobe Light Effect?
Science & Tech  (tags: Aurora borealis, Aurora Australis, astronomy, design, discovery, energy, environment, history, humans, interesting, investigation, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, space, study, world )

Fiona
- 65 days ago - livescience.com
A team from the University of Tokyo and Japan's Institute of Polar Research spent three years taking high-speed video of the aurora borealis. They were looking for pictures of "explosive auroras,"
Frances Gabe, Creator of the Only Self-Cleaning Home, Dies at 101
Green Lifestyle  (tags: frances gabe, creator self-cleaning home, housecleaning, house, discovery, design, concept, architecture, eco-friendly, coolstuff, greenliving, humans )

Lone
- 90 days ago - nytimes.com
More than half a century ago, incensed by the housecleaning that was a womanâEUR(TM)s chronic lot, Ms. Gabe began to dream of a house that would see to its own hygiene: tenderly washing, rinsing and drying itself at the touch of a button
National Geographic: The Wonders Of The Solar System   video
Science & Tech  (tags: National Geographic, The Sun, Our Moon, NASA's fleet, astronomy, computers, discovery, energy, design, humans, interesting, research, science, scientists, study, world )

Fiona
- 98 days ago - youtube.com
The Sun, all of the planets and their mysterious moons.....this video is so spacey and magnificent at the same time. Enjoy....this video is out of this world. Our solar system is full of wonders. Please note, comment forward.
The Architect Vs. the FBI: Frank Lloyd Wright at 150(Not Your Usual PBS Version)
Green Lifestyle  (tags: society, culture, ethics, arts, celebrity, environment, rights, politics, government, finance, design, concept, habitat, eco-friendly, organic, sustainable, ecosystems )

Wilde
- 133 days ago - counterpunch.org
the dozens of Usonian designs that would follow, did more than that. It was truly one of the first environmentally-conscious designs, utilizing passive solar heating, natural cooling and lighting with his signature clerestory windows, native materials, ra
Brilliant Optical Illusions Inspire Families To Adopt Rescue Pets
Offbeat  (tags: optical illusions, families, adopting rescue pets, design, animals, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 144 days ago - thedodo.com
While the creativity behind these captivating images, from Amol Jadhav and a team from McCann Worldgroup India, is certainly deserving of all the positive attention it's gotten from a design perspective, it's also achieved the goal
Microhydro Systems: Advice From The Pros By: Ian Woofenden Published In: Issue #146, December / January 2012
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, energy, green, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 151 days ago - homepower.com
"Home-scale micro hydro-electric systems can give the best renewable bang for the buck. With the right situation and implementation, you can have a low-impact, low-maintenance, reliable system that supplies clean energy over the long haul."
4 Get Started With Micro Hydro Power in Home Power Magazine
Green Lifestyle  (tags: CoolStuff, design, eco-friendly, energy, ecosystems, environment, green, home, sustainable, technology, water )

Ruth
- 151 days ago - homepower.com
"After youâEUR(TM)ve done your load analysis and know how many kilowatt-hours you want to generate, a micro hydro system site survey primarily focuses on four measurements:..."
 

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