Solar-powered floating home in Portugal generates a year’s worth of energy in just six months

October 20, 2015 by  
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Bloom is an electric kettle that recycles steam for cooking, making it safe for kids to get involved

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Add this one to the list of product concepts that we wish would become real things. A “super kettle” called Bloom offers a smart and safe way for kids to get more involved in the kitchen. The invention, which scored its designer the top award in the Electrolux Design Lab this year, is an electric water kettle that makes the most of energy by reusing the steam generated from boiling water. Since the competition’s theme was “Healthy Happy Kids,” Bloom was created as a way to engage kids in food preparation without risk of getting burned on a hot stove or by scorching steam. Read the rest of Bloom is an electric kettle that recycles steam for cooking, making it safe for kids to get involved

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Ghostly ruins of a 400-year-old church rise from the waters of a Mexican reservoir

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The ghostly ruins of a 16th-century church have emerged from the depths of a reservoir in Mexico. Abandoned around the late 1700s, the church, known as the Temple of Quechula, was flooded by a dam in 1966. However, the recent drought plaguing the southern Mexican state of Chiapas has dropped water levels so severely that the magnificent temple has risen out from the waters. Read the rest of Ghostly ruins of a 400-year-old church rise from the waters of a Mexican reservoir

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