INTERVIEW: Bridget Hilton, Founder of LSTN Sound Co.

March 29, 2016 by  
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Slipping on headphones and listening to tunes is a luxury 360 million people across the globe will never have. What’s worse? Many of these people with disabling hearing loss could be simply helped with a hearing aid. Enter eco-entrepreneur Bridget Hilton. After seeing a YouTube video of a 20-something woman hearing for the very first time, Bridget, who grew up in the music industry and can’t imagine a life without sound, decided to start  LSTN , a headphone and speaker maker dedicated to helping those in need through the  Starkey Hearing Foundation . With their “buy one give one model,” LSTN has, to date, helped more than 20,000 individuals hear for the first time. Inhabitat recently spoke to Bridget about her company’s “sound good, look good, do good” philosophy to find out more. Read the rest of INTERVIEW: Bridget Hilton, Founder of LSTN Sound Co.

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Drought In California and Texas Threatens US Food Security

May 31, 2012 by  
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For the past several months,  California and Texas — two of the most productive agricultural states in the US – have experienced severe  drought leading to difficult conditions for farmers in both regions. A  new report from The University of Texas at Austin now believes that things have gotten so bad, that the nation’s food supply may be at threat. Read the rest of Drought In California and Texas Threatens US Food Security Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:

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London’s Tower Bridge Gets LED Upgrade for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

May 31, 2012 by  
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  Read the rest of London’s Tower Bridge Gets LED Upgrade for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “energy efficiency” , 2012 London Olympics , GE , Green Olympics , LED lights , queen diamond jubilee , tower bridge , tower bridge diamond , tower bridge olympic games

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