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Art and activism

Biodesign: On the Cross-Pollination of Nature, Science and Creativity

Exhibition at The New Institute, Rotterdam, sep 27, 2013 – jan 05, 2014 – Living trees support houses and bridges; mushrooms replace synthetic foam for packaging and insulation; leaves grow into decorative patterns inside glass tiles. For a forthcoming exhibition at The New Institute, curator William Myers has selected dozens...
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Enviroment

SEATTLE FOOD FOREST

In Seattle community gardening has taken on a new identity in the form of an “urban food forest”. The concept, within the 28,000 sq. meter space, is to have a self-sustaining edible park where city residents can freely go and harvest fruits and vegetables for free. The landscape architects...
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Enviroment

In defense of the climate

We all know the problems. Nature, the environment and the climate are under severe and growing pressure. Sea levels are rising. Our drinking water is getting more and more polluted. Acidification is destroying life in our oceans. The arable land quality is decreasing. Deserts are spreading. And we could...
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Enviroment

Denmark Upgrades Electric Grid

Denmark is currently upgrading its electric grid to accommodate an increase in demand. This involves adding new power plants and improving reliability, and Energinet wants to improve the look of some of their stations and upgrade them for future flexibility. C.F. Møller’s design for the new gas-insulated switchgear station...
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