Université Laval Wins 1st Place at the Shell Eco-Marathon Americas 2013, Achieving 3,587 MPG

April 10, 2013 by  
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FabCafe Lets You 3D-Print a Gummy Version of Yourself

April 10, 2013 by  
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Gummies aren’t just for bears and worms anymore. Tokyo’s  FabCafe in Shibuya recently offered nine lucky customers the chance to create a 3D-printed gummy version of themselves! Using the café’s 3D body scanner , customers made colorful gummies of their bodies for White Day  – a Japanese follow-up to Valentine’s Day. Read the rest of FabCafe Lets You 3D-Print a Gummy Version of Yourself Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 3d body scan , 3d printed food , 3d printed gummy humans , 3d scanner , eco design , Fabcafe , green design , sustainable design        

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Aston University Students Create a Hydrogen-Powered Cardboard Race Car!

July 5, 2012 by  
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A group of Aston University students has created this hydrogen powered “eco car” that made from cardboard and plywood. The car recently won Shell’s Eco-Design Award for pushing the boundaries of sustainable car design, and this week the unique cardboard vehicle will hit the track at the Sepang International Circuit in Kuala Lumpur to compete in the Shell Eco-marathon . Read the rest of Aston University Students Create a Hydrogen-Powered Cardboard Race Car! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Aston University , cardboard car , green car , green transportation , hydrogen car , plywood car , Shell , shell eco marathon challenge

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Students Convert 8 Recycled Shipping Containers into Experimental Commune in Geneva

July 5, 2012 by  
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Student-Built Eco Car Gets 2,487.5 MPG, Kicks Automaker Butt

March 29, 2010 by  
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Photo courtesy of Shell Eco-Marathon It has happened again. While Detroit has been off talking about “alternative cars” as mythical as the Chupacabra (i.e. the Chevy Volt), students went off and built a vehicle that achieves 2,487.5 miles per gallon.

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Rate of Forest Loss Has Decreased, But We’re Not Out of the Woods Yet

March 29, 2010 by  
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Photo via Katabatic After years of raising awareness about the importance of preserving the planet’s forests , the last decade saw an overall drop in the rate of forest loss around the globe–though some regions of the world are still clearing forests with troubling speed. But, with the efforts taken to

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