Grow Fresh Herbs in Style with the Ecofarm Aquaponics Starter Kit

November 26, 2014 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Grow Fresh Herbs in Style with the Ecofarm Aquaponics Starter Kit

Growing fresh herbs at home is a popular way to bring greenery indoors, but what if you could turn that spot of gardening into an educational activity for the family? Enter the Ecofarm , an aquaponics starter kit that combines a pet fish tank and grow bed into a single stylish and space-saving design. The Ecofarm works by pumping ammonia rich fish waste into the grow bed, where it is absorbed by the hydroponic plants. Designed by Dutch company Ecobird , the Ecofarm set is currently available for pre-order on Kickstarter . + Ecofarm Kickstarter 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! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: aquaponics , aquaponics starter kit , ecobird , Ecofarm , herbs , kickstarter , organic herbs , reader submitted content , space-saving design

See the original post here: 
Grow Fresh Herbs in Style with the Ecofarm Aquaponics Starter Kit

Back to the Roots’ Aquaponics Kit is a Self-Cleaning Fish Tank that Grows Veggies

February 8, 2013 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Back to the Roots’ Aquaponics Kit is a Self-Cleaning Fish Tank that Grows Veggies

Read the rest of Back to the Roots’ Aquaponics Kit is a Self-Cleaning Fish Tank that Grows Veggies Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Alejandro Velez , Aquaponics kit , aquaponics tank , back to the roots , back to the roots fish tank , berkeley , fish tank , herbs , Nikhil Arora , oakland , organic herbs , Organic vegetables , oyster mushrooms

Go here to read the rest: 
Back to the Roots’ Aquaponics Kit is a Self-Cleaning Fish Tank that Grows Veggies

New Map of Sea Level Rise Projections Highlights World’s Most At-Risk Cities

February 8, 2013 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on New Map of Sea Level Rise Projections Highlights World’s Most At-Risk Cities

Skynavin / Shutterstock.com A new map of global sea level rise projections highlights the cities that are expected to experience the highest of rising tides by 2100. The map , put together by Mahe Perrette of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research in Germany, lists Sydney, Tokyo and Buenos Aires among the most threatened cities. Read the rest of New Map of Sea Level Rise Projections Highlights World’s Most At-Risk Cities Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: antarctica ice , Climate Change , climate change research , global sea level rise map , global warming , ice sheets , melting ice , Perrette sea level map , Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research , sea level rise NYC , sea level rise predictions

Read the original here:
New Map of Sea Level Rise Projections Highlights World’s Most At-Risk Cities

Pretty Cornege-Preston House is a Passive Solar Sink in New Zealand

February 8, 2013 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on Pretty Cornege-Preston House is a Passive Solar Sink in New Zealand

Read the rest of Pretty Cornege-Preston House is a Passive Solar Sink in New Zealand Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Bonnifait + Giesen , Cornege-Preston House , Daylighting , double glazing , eco design , green design , New Zealand , passive solar design , rainwater capture , solar sink , sustainable design , sustainable wood , underfloor heating , wool insulation

Read the rest here: 
Pretty Cornege-Preston House is a Passive Solar Sink in New Zealand

Bad Behavior has blocked 4636 access attempts in the last 7 days.