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A Living Brick

The Living Architecture (LIAR) project is developing a building ‘unit’ blocks that is able to covert sunlight, waste water and air into clean energy. The collaboration between Newcastle University and experts from the universities of the West of England (UWE…

Water Seer

Developed by VICI-Labs, in partnership with UC Berkeley and the National Peace Corps Association, the ‘Water Seer’ is a sustainable device that uses condensation to create clean water from the atmosphere. Without an external power source and with no emissions,…

SINGLE SHEET LAMP

British designer Alexander Taylor has created ‘Fold‘, a small lamp folded from a single sheet of metal. He began experimenting with heating and bending sheets of acrylic to create the lamp canadiancialis-pharmacyrx.com cialis canada product monograph http://sildenafil-20mgtablet.com/ sildenafil tinnitus http://viagraonline-canadapharmacyrx.com/…

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SPAIN ‘LEED’ THE WAY

The Madrid Carlos III University sees a new eco-friendly campus building added to its grounds! What is particularly noteworthy about this is that it’s the first educational building in Spain to receive LEED Platinum Certification! It has been efficiently designed…

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GREEN TO THE MAX

The new Kern Centre at Hampshire College, Massachusetts, USA is green to the max! Created by Bruner/Cott & Associates, the 5,000sq.M building has been designed to satisfy the status of the ‘Living Building Challenge‘. Such status includes being totally solar-powered,…

Nike – Ever Closer To the Sun

When hundredths of seconds count, any runner (Olympian or otherwise) should not be focused on ill-fitting sunglasses as opposed to a their race! Thus, Nike’s high-end shades known as ‘Wing’, have been designed to evade the two main areas typically creating…

DISCOVERY

This month, EM have decided to draw to our members’ attention, diverse programs useful to understanding what kind of a future we could all soon be facing. This is a program we recommend this week. We hope you will be able…

SKYDECK

Now hold on a moment, let’s take a time-out! The aviation industry has temporarily put aside energy issues to focus on new flying experiences! Enter aerospace engineering company ‘Windspeed Technologies’. They have recently designed a bubble-shaped viewing platform for the top…

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Greens in Queens

Were in the USA! Here, Gotham Greens is helping plenty of New Yorkers stay healthy and trim via locally grown vegetables. However you’ll have to look towards the skyline if you want to catch a glimpse of them. Their new…

Minimal Kettle

Nils Chudy is a Design Academy graduate from Eindhoven. He’s invented a device called Miito. Miito heats water directly in a single cup, thus eliminating all that wasted energy associated with boiling water in a kettle when making a cup…