We test drove the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt – and here’s the scoop

October 21, 2015 by  
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Five years ago Chevrolet launched the Volt – a groundbreaking vehicle that changed the trajectory of electric cars and went on to become the top selling plug-in hybrid car of all time. Fast forward to today and Chevrolet has rebuilt the new 2016 Volt from the ground up with an all-new electric powertrain, a driving range of 400 miles, a sportier exterior, and a quieter interior. The second generation 2016 Chevy Volt is cuter, faster, lighter, less expensive and more efficient – and we recently had a chance to take it out for test drive around the San Francisco Bay Area. Read on for our impressions of this game-changing electric car . Read the rest of We test drove the new 2016 Chevrolet Volt – and here’s the scoop

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Reshtki turns unwanted “trash” into comfortable and stylish urban furniture

October 21, 2015 by  
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Where some may only see trash, Reshtki sees opportunity. Founded by Sara Podwysocka and Maria Ostrowska, the Polish design studio specializes in breathing new life into found materials . In their latest project, Reshtki old traction poles, leftover wood, and PCV pipe into new benches and tables. The comfortable and stylish urban furniture was created for a neighborhood park in Gda?sk. + Reshtki 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!

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Headlands Art Center’s Caravanniversary Show Filled with Interactive Installations and Recycled Pods

September 26, 2012 by  
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Read the rest of Headlands Art Center’s Caravanniversary Show Filled with Interactive Installations and Recycled Pods Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Bernie Lubell , Caravanniversary , Chico MacMurtrie , Daniel McCormick , eco-art , Headlands Arts Center , Headlands Center for the Arts , Josh Short , marin county , Marin Headlands , Michael Hall , Recycled Materials , recycled wood , Sasha Petrenko , suzanne husky

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Google Adds Underwater Panoramic Sea Views To Study the World’s Reefs & Promote Awareness

September 26, 2012 by  
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Read the rest of Google Adds Underwater Panoramic Sea Views To Study the World’s Reefs & Promote Awareness Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: catlin group , catlin seaview survey , coral reefs , diving , eco design , environmental awareness , Google , Google maps , google sea view , Google Street View , Great Barrier Reef , ocean awareness , pacific ocean , reef study , scuba diving , seaview , Street View , streetview , underwater panoramas , water issues

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