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Scientists from the National University of Singapore have found a new use for unwanted clothing and other cotton-based fabric waste – they've devised a method of converting it into an aerogel. Among other things, the ultralight material could be used to keep water bottles cold, and to control bleeding from deep wounds...Continue Reading Cotton waste converted into eco-friendly aerogelCategory
integrated AI system controls the plane's functions.The post HSP magnavem, an eco-friendly supersonic plane signifying the new era of aeronautic industry appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
aiming to minimize the environmental damage, the team created a method to make a do-it-yourself iPhone case.The post precious plastic proposes an eco-friendly method to manufacture your iPhone case at home appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Known as biofouling, the accumulation of barnacles and other marine organisms on ships' hulls greatly decreases their hydrodynamic efficiency. This means that their engines have to work harder to move them through the water, burning more fuel and creating more CO2 emissions. Thanks to a new paint, however, removing those greeblies may soon be as simple as periodically wiping the ship's hull w
made of bamboo's toy cars are hand crafted using eco-friendly materials with minimal industrial processing, ensuring it doesn't contribute to landfill and can be fully composted. The post made of bamboo launches hand crafted toy cars using eco-friendly materials appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
When most of us think of plastic waste in the ocean, we likely think of pieces of trash that can be seen floating on the surface. In fact, though, the plastic microbeads that give products like toothpaste, sunscreen and hair gel a smooth texture are also a big problem. They're small enough that they don't get caught by sewage filtration systems, and can be ingested by wildlife once in the sea
designer ritsert mans and scientist peter mooji teamed up to create the environmentally-friendly bike to demonstrate the vast possibilities of algae oil as a fuel source.The post ritsert mans’ eco-friendly wooden motorcycle uses algae for fuel appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
titled the 'pavilion of the origins' is a structure that uses air-purifying plants in an attempt to create a harmonious relationship between human, nature and space. The post hung nguyen’s eco-friendly pavilion in hanoi is adorned with air purifying plants appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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