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it reaches high energy performances that can reduce consumption thanks to the photovoltaic pitched roof and to the solar shields system that follows all fundamentals related to environmental sustainability. The post maurizio varratta’s eco-friendly ‘prysmian headquarters’ improves milan’s urban fabric appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Japanese architecture and joinery inspired Knight Associates design for this clothing shop in Wellington, which is defined by a sequence of slatted timber panels. Read more
pierpaolo lazzarini's wayaland offers a new offshore living alternative, with influences from mayan architecture and japanese temples. The post floating city of modular, eco-friendly pyramids is now enrolling citizens appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Livestock manure may seem like a relatively "green" form of crop fertilizer, but unfortunately it's full of phosphorous that pollutes waterways when it's carried off the land in runoff water. That's why scientists have developed a phosphorous-removal system known as MAPHEX...Continue Reading MAPHEX cleans up cow manure to make eco-friendly fertilizerCategory: EnvironmentTags: Agri-was
Although wind turbines may seem like the epitome of "green" energy, scientists from Vanderbilt University are working on making them even greener. More specifically, they're looking at a resin that could save energy when turbine blades are being created, and that might make those blades more recyclable...Continue Reading Self-curing resin may make wind turbines more eco-friendlyCategory: Envi
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. 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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