Niko Niko’s Plantable Holiday Cards Bloom Into Fresh Wildflowers

December 12, 2013 by  
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Looking for the perfect Christmas card for the green thumb on your list? Niko Niko has created a series of amazing seed-sown cards that sprout colorful wildflowers when they’re planted in soil! The cards are made from handmade paper that contains flower seeds , and they feature cute festive illustrations. 300,000 trees are felled in the UK ever year to produce greetings cards , however Niko Niko’s plantable cards are a great way to make the wasteful tradition a bit more sustainable.They’re also a symbolic way to start the new year: with a little earth and water, the card will sprout new life to welcome in 2014. Check out Niko Niko ‘s website for more plantable postcard designs, which are available for €3.95. Send a friend or loved one warm wishes with plant-growing potential! + Niko Niko Images via Niko Niko        

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Russian Nuclear Weapons Have Supplied Power to the US for the Past 20 Years

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After the Soviet Union was dissolved, it was Philip Sewell ‘s job to try and find ways to collaborate with the United States’ former adversaries. He came across abandoned Russian military facilities with broken windows, unlocked gates, and not to mention, stockpiles of uranium. His discovery 20 years ago inspired the  Megatons to Megawatts  program, which has involved Russians turning 500 tons of uranium from decommissioned nuclear weapons into nuclear fuel for the United States. Read the rest of Russian Nuclear Weapons Have Supplied Power to the US for the Past 20 Years Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 10 percent of nuclear power from Russian uranium , decommissioned nuclear weapons , Megatons to Megawatts , Philip Sewell , Russian nuclear warheads shipped to the US , Russian uranium used to power American homes        

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Russian Nuclear Weapons Have Supplied Power to the US for the Past 20 Years

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