Maria Leijerstam Becomes the First Person to Cycle to the South Pole

December 30, 2013 by  
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Many choose to spend the holidays relaxing at home, but not British adventurist Maria Leijerstam –this 35 year-old former management consultant just broke two world records by becoming the first person to cycle to the South Pole in record time. Leijerstam, who battled freezing Antarctic temperatures and whiteouts, beat out her two male rivals on a modified three-wheeled recumbent trike . She completed her grueling 500 mile ride from the edge of the Antarctic continent in just 10 days. Read the rest of Maria Leijerstam Becomes the First Person to Cycle to the South Pole Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Antarctic , Daniel Burton , first person to reach the south pole on a bicycle , Inspired Cycle Engineering , Juan Menendez Granados , Marathon des Sables , Maria Leijerstam , Novo Russian air force base , recumbent trike , Roald Amundsen , south pole        

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Benjamin Pawlica’s Plantable Tiles Create Endless Green Wall Possibilities

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Read the rest of Benjamin Pawlica’s Plantable Tiles Create Endless Green Wall Possibilities Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Benjamin Pawlica , build your own living wall , customizable green wall tiles , Deltaflore , Deltaflore green tiles , exterior green wall , green wall tiles from France , integrated irrigation system , interior green wall , modular green wall system , modular green wall tiles , modular vertical garden system , plantable concrete wall tiles , vertical garden        

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Top 6 Inhabitat Interviews of 2013 – Vote for Your Favorite!

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Over 2013, we here at Inhabitat interviewed numerous green visionaries from across the globe that have been making waves in everything from architecture to 3D printing . Whether we were talking about the crazy copycat architecture trend occurring in China , or about designing buildings for disaster relief and climate change , our interview subject definitely gave us a lot to think about. Check out our top 6 interviews of 2013, and then vote for your favorite! Note: There is a poll embedded within this post, please visit the site to participate in this post’s poll. Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags:        

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