Robots Built This Peanut-Shaped Geometric Building From 243 Prefab Wood Panels

June 25, 2014 by  
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Adorable BMO LEGO Computer Brings Adventure Time to Your Desktop

October 17, 2013 by  
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Adventure Time ‘s Finn and Jake are lucky to have a trusty friend in their computational companion BMO, and now builder Michael Thomas has brought the little charismatic console to life with LEGOs and Raspberry Pi ! The character is a fully functional Linux computer that can play games and surf the web. If only it could ride a skateboard or make toast, it would be the perfect companion for a rainy day! + Michael Thomas Via Geekologie Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: adventure time , bmo , finn , game console , jake , lego , linux xomputer , michael thomas , raspberry pi        

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Audubon Launches Crowdsourced Map of Raptor Sightings Across the United States and South America

October 17, 2013 by  
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Did you know that a Peregrine Falcon can fly as fast as a Formula One race car? Or that Great Horned Owls can carry prey several times heavier than themselves? Raptors are remarkable birds, and Audubon just launched a crowdsourced map that features hundreds of locations in North and South America where people can enjoy raptor sightings. Check out the interactive map here , and make a point to get outside and see some birds of prey this fall! + Audubon The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Animals , audubon , birds , birds of prey , birdwatching , birdwatching map , Environment , falcon , infographic , owl , raptor sightings , raptors , south america birdwatching , united states birdwatching        

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The LEED Gold Greater Texas Foundation Promotes Sustainability & Education

October 17, 2013 by  
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General Motors’ 2015 Chevrolet Bi-Fuel Impala to Run on Both Gasoline and Natural Gas

October 17, 2013 by  
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Vehicles powered by Natural gas represent a clean alternative to electric cars since they produce less emissions than traditional gasoline-powered cars. But up until now Honda has been the only automaker to offer a vehicle that runs on this energy source. General Motors is joining the ranks, however, with a new version of the 2015 Chevrolet Impala that can run on both gasoline and natural gas. Read the rest of General Motors’ 2015 Chevrolet Bi-Fuel Impala to Run on Both Gasoline and Natural Gas Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bi-fuel impala , chevrolet , chevrolet bi-fuel impala , chevrolet impala , general motors , green transportation , natural gas , natural gas car , natural gas impala , natural gas vehicle        

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10-Year-Old Discovers New Molecule That Could Improve Energy Storage

February 7, 2012 by  
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When this author was 10 years old, he was playing with Micro Machines and generally being a nuisance. He definitely wasn’t discovering a new molecule called tetranitratoxycarbon that can be used for anything from energy storage to creating explosives. However, that is exactly what 10 year old Clara L. Lazen has done. Read the rest of 10-Year-Old Discovers New Molecule That Could Improve Energy Storage Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: A computational study of novel nitratoxycarbon , and nitrate compounds and their potential as high energy materials , Clara L. Lazen , Computational and Theoretical Chemistry , Kenneth M. Boehr , nitritocarbonyl , Robert W. Zoellner , rw zoellner , tetranitratoxycarbon , tetranitratoxycarbon 10 year old discovery , tetranitratoxycarbon clara lazen , tetranitratoxycarbon molecule

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Industrial Giant ABB Announces Plans for Worldwide Electric Vehicle Charging Network

February 7, 2012 by  
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Switzerland-based industrial machine behemoth ABB just announced plans to throw its weight behind a massive network of electric vehicle charging stations across Europe, the US, and Asia. The company plans to integrate chargers into smart grid systems and allow drivers to juice up their electric vehicles while they are out and about. The announcement is a big nod that the nascent electric car market is set to boom – sources project that over 5 million EVs will be sold each year by 2017, and the charger market is valued at $1 billion. Read the rest of Industrial Giant ABB Announces Plans for Worldwide Electric Vehicle Charging Network Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ABB car charger , ABB EV , ABB EV network , car charger network , electric car charger , ev , ev charger , green car , green transportation , smart grid

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DIY: How To Make a Hanging Bonsai String Garden

February 7, 2012 by  
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