Poseidon Undersea Resorts Finalize Designs for Outlandish Submerged Hotel in Fiji

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There appears to be a common thread among current underwater hotel projects —they all take a staggering amount of time to get off the ground. Or, under the sea. Poseidon Undersea Resorts is no exception. Located 40 feet underwater in a 5,000 acre lagoon near a Fijian island, Poseidon Undersea Resort is slated to be the “world’s first permanent one-atmosphere sea floor structure and world’s first true undersea resort.” It was initially scheduled to open in September 2008, and now, four years later, designs have been finalized for the ambitious submarine-inspired five-star hotel. Read the rest of Poseidon Undersea Resorts Finalize Designs for Outlandish Submerged Hotel in Fiji Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco-tourism , fiji , marine vacation , poseidon undersea resorts , scuba diving , submerged hotel , underwater architecture , underwater hotel , underwater vacation

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20 Cozy Green Knit Gifts to Give This Holiday Season

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For those of us living in the northern hemisphere, the holiday season involves cold weather, warm beverages, and cuddly knits to help us stay warm. To help get everyone on your list bundled up and cozy, we’ve put together a green guide of  20 lovely gifts that are both earth and human-friendly. In addition to super soft alpaca glittens  and a range of other hats and gloves that protect heads and hands, we’ve included a knitted yoga ball , comfy cushion covers and even gift cards with knitted detailing . It’s a great year to give the gift of warmth, and our handy guide will get you off to a good start. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Algloves texting gloves , Bella Alpaca glittens , By Nord braided cushion , chain link scarf , chainlink scarf , cozy gifts , crocheted headphones , eco christmas , eco friendly presents , eco gloves , eco holiday , eco mittens , Eco scarf , eco scarves , eco xmas , eco-friendly gifts , environmentally friendly gifts , environmentally friendly presents , etsy , green christmas , green gift guide , green gloves , green holiday , green holiday gift guide , green knits , green knits gift guide , green mittens , green presents , green textiles , green xmas , gypsy knit socks , gypsy socks , gypsy05 , Gypsyz knit booties , hand knitted greeting card , hand knitted sidney snail , hand knitted yellow chick , indigenous fingerless gloves , knit gifts , knit necklace , knitted watermelon rug , knitted yoga ball , orla kiely stone hat , sustainable knit gifts , tree hot water bottle

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20 Cozy Green Knit Gifts to Give This Holiday Season

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For those of us living in the northern hemisphere, the holiday season involves cold weather, warm beverages, and cuddly knits to help us stay warm. To help get everyone on your list bundled up and cozy, we’ve put together a green guide of  20 lovely gifts that are both earth and human-friendly. In addition to super soft alpaca glittens  and a range of other hats and gloves that protect heads and hands, we’ve included a knitted yoga ball , comfy cushion covers and even gift cards with knitted detailing . It’s a great year to give the gift of warmth, and our handy guide will get you off to a good start. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Algloves texting gloves , Bella Alpaca glittens , By Nord braided cushion , chain link scarf , chainlink scarf , cozy gifts , crocheted headphones , eco christmas , eco friendly presents , eco gloves , eco holiday , eco mittens , Eco scarf , eco scarves , eco xmas , eco-friendly gifts , environmentally friendly gifts , environmentally friendly presents , etsy , green christmas , green gift guide , green gloves , green holiday , green holiday gift guide , green knits , green knits gift guide , green mittens , green presents , green textiles , green xmas , gypsy knit socks , gypsy socks , gypsy05 , Gypsyz knit booties , hand knitted greeting card , hand knitted sidney snail , hand knitted yellow chick , indigenous fingerless gloves , knit gifts , knit necklace , knitted watermelon rug , knitted yoga ball , orla kiely stone hat , sustainable knit gifts , tree hot water bottle

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OostCampus: Carlos Arroyo Added Clouds to an Old Coke Factory for a Municipal Complex in Belgium

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Read the rest of OostCampus: Carlos Arroyo Added Clouds to an Old Coke Factory for a Municipal Complex in Belgium Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: belgium , bicycle parking , Carlos Arroyo , clouds , cnc , coke factory , Daylighting , eco design , green design , green renovation , GRG , OostCampus , Oostkamp , radical reuse , sustainable design , thermal onion

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A Fish Named Obama – to Honor the President

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Etheostoma obama, a new species described by Mayden and Layman. Copyright: Joseph R. Tomelleri There’s nothing fishy about naming a new species of fish after the President of the United States , especially since he’s not the only one. Researchers discovered five new species of darter that navigate the bottom of fast moving freshwater streams and rivers in Alabama and Tennessee and named all but one of them after past and present presidents; another was named after former Vice President Al Gore . Why? To honor their environmental record, of course. Read the rest of A Fish Named Obama – to Honor the President Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Al Gore , alabama , bill clinton , darter , environmental news , Etheostoma obama , fish named Obama , Jimmy Carter , nature conservation , obama , Obamafish , president obama , president of the united states , Teddy Roosevelt , tennessee

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