Genetically Modified Foods May Cause Sterility in Future Generations

June 1, 2010 by  
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These days most of what is on grocery store shelves has been engineered to taste and look a certain way. Countless researchers are currently at work trying to figure out what effects these modified “foods” could have on our bodies — they’ve already found that genetically modified foods (GMO’s) can affect birth weight and infant mortality

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Toronto’s City Hall Podium Sprouts a Green Rooftop Park

June 1, 2010 by  
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Photo by Lloyd Alter Over Memorial Day weekend the City of Toronto unveiled a stunning green roof on top of City Hall, and it is getting glowing praise from all who have seen it. Lloyd Alter was on hand for the opening and got some good shots of the sedum-covered and artfully landscaped roof garden.

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Help Redesign BP’s ‘Green’ Logo and Win $200!

June 1, 2010 by  
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We’re getting kind of sick of saying this, but BP’s latest latest attempt to stop oil from gushing into the Gulf of Mexico has failed — yet again. The oil spill is quickly becoming the largest environmental disaster in US history and BP’s unsuccessful efforts to find any sort of solution are infuriating

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Electric “Dynacar” Goes From Zero to 87 MPH in 10 Seconds

June 1, 2010 by  
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Photo courtesy of Physorg A new electric concept vehicle puts race cars to shame. Spain’s Tecnalia Technological Corporation recently unveiled the Dynacar , an electric car than can go from zero to 87 miles per hour in a mere 10 seconds. The car made its first appearance last week at Madrid’s International Eco Friendly Vehicle & Sustainable Mobility Show

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Hill-Shaped French Eco House is a New “Wave” in Green Building

June 1, 2010 by  
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Parisian architect Patrick Nadeau is currently constructing a gorgeous green house disguised as a grassy hill in the city of Reims, France. Spotted over on Dezeen , La Maison-Vague or the “Wave House” is clearly for plant lovers, as the contoured roof is dedicated to our leafy friends.

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LAST CHANCE to Vote for Your Favorite Spring Greening Design!

May 31, 2010 by  
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Vote for your Favorite Spring Greening Design TODAY! Heads up green design fans! Voting on our Spring Greening DIY Design Contest closes tonight at midnight , which makes this your LAST CHANCE to cast your vote for your favorite repurposed project! We’ve selected 23 stunning examples of recycled design, and the winner will be determined by your votes , so check out this year’s finalists and show them your support. The grand prize winner will receive a $250 gift certificate to the Inhabitat Shop as well as world-wide exposure to tens of thousands of readers , so cast your vote today ! VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE DESIGN HERE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: diy projects , eco craft , eco design , green design , Inhabitat Spring Greening Finalists Announced , reclaimed design , reclaiming design , recycled art , recycled design , spring greening contest , sustainable design

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