Dredge Design

Nov 24, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] 11/22/2014 by Jared Green   THE DIRT To dredge simply means to scoop up sediment, often underwater, and move it to...

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A Carbon Tax Could Bolster Gre...

Nov 22, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] NOV. 18, 2014 Photo Construction of carbon capture equipment in July at a Southern Company energy plant in Kemper County,...

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An #AskDrH Question on Energy ...

Nov 17, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] science By Andrew C. Revkin   John P. Holdren, President Obama’s science adviser, is soliciting questions via Vine,...

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New ‘Solar Cloth’ Allows Solar...

Nov 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS A Solar Cloth array over a parking lot. CREDIT: Solar Cloth Company/screenshot A...

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A Tricky Transition From Fossi...

Nov 13, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Denmark Aims for 100 Percent Renewable Energy NOV. 10, 2014   NYTIMES  JUSTIN GILLIS Photo Denmark, with a pioneering...

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LEED Platinum office building ...

Nov 6, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Siemens’s Lean Efficiency The LEED Platinum office building in Masdar City, UAE, is the product of a ruthless design...

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Fast, cheap and out of control...

Nov 2, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Mark C. Taylor  SALON.COM Fast, cheap and out of control: How hyper-consumerism drives us mad(Credit: Reuters/Jim Young)...

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Silicon Valley will destroy yo...

Oct 27, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The “sharing economy” makes Silicon Valley rich and takes from the rest of us. We ignore this at our imminent...

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Apocalypse Now: Seriously, It&...

Oct 27, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Activism   AlterNet / By Don Hazen We are losing badly to the corporate state. Here’s what we need to do. Photo...

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Another Round on Energy Reboun...

Oct 25, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] energy By Andrew C. Revkin Photo A man in Tanzania operating a sewing machine by the light of a rechargeable solar LED...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson rips start...

Oct 18, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] The famed astrophysicist discusses the scientific method, Pluto and the downfall of American Innovation VIDEO Sarah Gray ...

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The emptying of New York City

Oct 18, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Nearly 1 million fewer people live in Manhattan now than a century ago. One reason: It got richer Henry Grabar  SALON.COM...

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Pop Up Apartment Defies Expect...

Oct 16, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED Architecture File this Dutch-university-student-designed Pop.up Apartment under the...

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How one building is changing t...

Oct 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By Greg Hanscom  GRIST It used to be that the Bullitt Foundation “saved the planet” the old-fashioned way, putting its...

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Political Will Is Only Barrier...

Sep 26, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]     Germany’s Rhein-Hunsrück district already exceeds 100% electricity from renewables. Photo by Markus Braun via...

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What Ever Happened to Experien...

Sep 19, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Metropolis Magazine / Technology isn’t a substitute for human-centered solutions. Susan S. Szenasy New passport...

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Social Media Professor Bans So...

Sep 15, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander   LIFE EDITED If you’ve been around the social media, new media sphere for a while, you probably know...

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Salt Water Powered Car Gets Eu...

Aug 31, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By Aaron Jackson INTELLIGENT LIVING A car which uses an electrolyte flow cell power system is now certified for use on...

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The Toxic Metal Keeping Your C...

Aug 23, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Christine Daniloff/MIT Hundreds of thousands of tons of lead, a heavy metal that...

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See-through solar cells could ...

Aug 20, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] Thomas Hawk By Sara Bernard GRIST And now for the latest in whizzbang solar technology: It’s invisible. Researchers...

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Cannabis-Based Batteries Could...

Aug 13, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   Environment   AlterNet / By April M. Short Scientists are using industrial hemp for futuristic...

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The Smarter, Simpler Smartphon...

Jul 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] David Friedlander LIFE EDITED If you’re like me, you have a somewhat conflicted relationship with your smartphone....

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This Town Is Using The Ocean T...

Jul 24, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] by Joanna M. Foster CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: DEERNS International DUINDORP, THE NETHERLANDS — When most people think of...

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Meet the Online Tracking Devic...

Jul 22, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By Julia Angwin, ProPublica | ReportTRUTHOUT Digital fingerprint. (Image via Shutterstock)Update: A YouPorn.com...

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To Measure Summer Smog, Plant ...

Jul 21, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] 07/21/2014 by Jared Green Community Radio of Northern California asks: “What if you could look at the plants in your...

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A Fresh Look at Iron, Plankton...

Jul 20, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] technology By ANDREW C. REVKIN  NYTDOT Video of the 2012 Haida iron fertilization effort Two years ago this month, an...

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To Avoid Unleashing Gaza-Like ...

Jul 14, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]  By Robert Naiman, Truthout | Op-Ed A woman cries at the funeral for some of those killed in an overnight Israeli air...

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Is the Anthropocene a world of...

Jul 8, 2014 Posted by

[Translate]   By Nathanael Johnson  GRIST Ben Mabbett Is it possible that a world swarming with humanity, warmed by our fumes,...

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The Disaster We’ve Wrought on ...

Jul 5, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] By Alex Renton / July 2, 2014 6:31 AM EDT Nixenberg/Gallery Stock In the great halls of La Boqueria, Barcelona’s central...

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The Supreme Court’s baffling t...

Jun 28, 2014 Posted by

[Translate] If one thing was clear from decisions handed down this week, it’s that SCOTUS is clueless on technology Selina...

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