Circularity needs a positive narrative to drive action

June 3, 2019 by  
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Images of doom and gloom, like that sea turtle with a straw stuck up its nose, have their limits. Let’s focus on showcasing the solutions.

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Hubless Sada Bike Can Be Folded to the Size of an Umbrella

May 5, 2014 by  
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Foldable bikes are a trend that’s been around for some time, but Sada Bycicle pushes the limits of space-saving design by folding to the size of an umbrella. This hubless bike features a frame that folds away for maximum portability and can be packed in a regular-sized backpack. Read the rest of Hubless Sada Bike Can Be Folded to the Size of an Umbrella Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bicycle design , city bike design , cycling trends , foldable bicycle design , foldable bikes , green design , green transportation , portable bicycle , Sada Bycicle , space-saving bicycles , transformable bicycle

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5 tips for leading green collaborations and networks

October 8, 2013 by  
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It starts with pushing the limits and getting the right people in the room.

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Building a better data center, piece by piece

October 8, 2013 by  
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Real-world performance data from infrastructure provider IO underscores case for alternative design approaches.

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Elephant Wows Biologists With Its Clever Use of a Cube

August 22, 2011 by  
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Screenshot via PLoS ONE / cc Kandula, a seven-year-old Asian elephant with a soft-spot for fruit, is forcing biologists to rethink the limits of pachyderm intelligence after displaying some remarkable problem-solving skills. At the National Zoo in Washington DC, researchers studying animal behavior crafted a puzzling situation for the young male elephant — dangling a tempting treat from a wire over his enclosure, jus… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Timeshare A Backyard? Yes A Piece Of Summer In The LES

August 22, 2011 by  
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photo by Bonnie Hulkower Only in New York, where space is scarce and summer is brief, would one be able to pay to rent a backyard for a few hours. But that is what my friend Ben Pomeroy , of Now or Never radio, did last week. He rented a space called ” Timeshare Backyard .” Timeshare Backyard is a formerly vacant lot at 145 Ludlow Street in Manhattan’s Lower East Side , which for the month of August has been transfor… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Walmart’s CSR Report Shows the Power, and Limits, of Efficiency

April 25, 2011 by  
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A closer look at Walmart’s latest Global Responsibility Report reveals the limits to what any company — even one as vast as Walmart — can do.

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EPA to Unveil Carbon Limits Plan for US Power Plants

December 23, 2010 by  
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A battle with Congressional Republicans looms as the agency edges forward with an emissions crackdown scheduled to start next year.

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Can a ‘Global Thermostat’ Turn Climate Change Around?

December 23, 2010 by  
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A startup company has developed technology to take CO2 from the air and put it to productive work in factories and greenhouses — a potentially less-risky geoengineering solution to the climate crisis.

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Pushing the Limits of Extreme Nature Photography

November 10, 2010 by  
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