Posts Tagged ‘design’

water water everwhere, but not a drop to drink

March 24, 2009

Here’s a great diagram showing how much water we use and how we can cut down. Courtesy of those good folks at Good Magazine.

http://awesome.goodmagazine.com/transparency/web/trans0309walkthisway.html

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A solar powered mobile phone.

March 22, 2009

The world’s first, launched last month by Dutch company Invitation

http://smartphone.biz-news.com/news/en_US/2009/02/17/0006b9b5d042d8987b5107fia

the coming water wars – by 2025 water availability per capita will be down by a third

March 11, 2009

check out this great graphic about water and the lack of it

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From the International Networks Archive

http://www.princeton.edu/~ina/infographics/

Wash your clothes then flush the toilet using the same water

March 6, 2009

(hint: try not to get the pipes plumbed in reverse)

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The entry from Sevin Coskun of Turkey for the Core77’s Greener Gadgets Design Competition 2008

http://www.core77.com/competitions/GreenerGadgets/projects/4609/

These posts are very cool. A mother’s perspective on the future of the planet for her grandchildren who don’t exist yet

February 16, 2009

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http://www.frankejames.com/debate/?p=34

A solar powered sell phone made from recycled plastic

February 13, 2009

with a built-in pedometer that tells you how much CO2 emissions you’ve saved by walking.

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It’s Samsung’s Blue Earth and is due out in the second half of 2009

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February 4, 2009

A table made from used magazines

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