Journalist to Film Factory Farms from Above Using Drones to Get Around Ag Gag Laws

July 8, 2014 by  
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Footage of what happens on factory farms has horrified people in the past, so much so that several states have made it illegal to document livestock operations. But investigative journalist, Will Potter hopes to get around the “ag gag” laws by using drones to photograph the farms from the air. But he needs help raising the finances to undertake the project so he can pay for the equipment, legal expenses, video production and other equipment he needs to make a short documentary, create an e-book and document abuses at factory farms. His Kickstarter campaign (which ends today) has already raised $48,000, with a promise to match all donations above $45,000. Read the rest of Journalist to Film Factory Farms from Above Using Drones to Get Around Ag Gag Laws Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ag , documentary , drone , factory , farm , feedlot , food , footage , gag , henner , journalist , kickstarter , laws , livestock , mishka , operation , potter , safety , Satellite , will

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Combating Urban Density with Airy Common Space in Bucharest

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Population density is a major issue all over the world, and Bucharest is no exception. As the urban core continues to fill with residents, innovative new ideas for living spaces have to follow, and ADN Biru de Architectur? came up with an innovative plan to tackle it: a building that combines small living spaces with larger common areas, with the option of transforming units as the need arises. The Urban Spaces/Dogarilor Apartment Building has large windows all around the building, allowing natural light to permeate into every apartment. The hardwood floors and patios throughout the building were created with sustainable lumber, and the studio’s innovative ideas have helped this project make it to the shortlist for the World Architecture Festival . Read the rest of Combating Urban Density with Airy Common Space in Bucharest Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ADN Biru de Architectur? , airy , Architectura , Biru , Bucharest , common space , common spaces , greenhouse , Light , natural light , open concept , population density , romania , shared space , Solar Power , studio , studio apartment , studios , sustainable lumber , sustainable timber , sustainable wood , urban density

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