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Curing Metal Pollution with Yeast

A genetically engineered version of the normal fungus found in your bread and beer may soon be helping to clean-up the environment! A team of Scientists from institutions in Romania and Norway have been working together on a yeast that…

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Air-Purifying Two-wheeler

With China’s new air-purifying bike, around 20 million inhabitants will be cleaning the air of pollution as they ride around concluding their daily business. The idea has been set in motion by Daan Roosegaarde an eco-innovator who has just partnered…

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TRASHING A BATTERY

image: www.businessinsider.com With trash being one of the most ubiquitous elements on the planet. Isn’t it reassuring when one hears that researchers have created a method of using discarded trash to make sodium-ion batteries? Well it’s a reality! Made from…

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Toxic Countries

How toxic is your country? UK experts have assimilated all the necessary data to produce a colour-coded toxic map of the world, showing countries that are most damaging the environment and consequently our public health. Experts compiled data on carbon-emissions,…

TRAFFIC CAN JAM YOUR HEALTH

The car (and the traffic it creates) remains a ‘rage-inducing’ phenomena! We seem to be forgiving ‘less and less’ and pointing out ‘more and more’ peoples’ minor driving indiscretions. Now, recent scientific studies confirm that traffics jams are also bad…

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SMOG TOWER

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WOOD STOVE

Now here is a great design for a stove by the Swedish design studio Claesson Koivisto Rune. Designed for ‘Top Third Ventures’, it answers issues faced in the developing world. The Baker Cookstove (as it is known) is for low-income…

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Clever Clean-Up

Sudipta Seal and Larry Hench have fulfilled their goal of creating a new material that can remove large volumes of oil from seawater ‘economically’ using a process that is completely ‘green’. In 2010, they received a RAPID award (given to…

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Urban Tree-house Protection

There is a five-storey building in Turin offering protection to all its residents and surrounding neighbours. In a forest of 150 potted trees, the Italian architect Luciano Pia has designed ’25 Verde’. This urban oasis absorbs nearly 200,000 liters of…

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SkyMine

Startup ‘Skyonic’ is testing a technology that can transform captured CO2 into bicarbonates, acids and limestone. Such a process could allow limestone to be extracted sildenafil 50 mg contraindicaciones @ http://cialiscoupon-freetrialrx.com/ @ what are sildenafil tablets used for @ discount…