Dutch Designer Upcycles Trash into Funky Functional Furniture That Rival IKEA Hacks

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BMW Unveils Solar-Powered Bamboo Carport That Charges Electric Vehicles With the Sun

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The first BMW i3 electric car just arrived in the US, and BMW marked the occasion by unveiling a solar-powered bamboo carport to charge it! The i Solar Carport provides electric vehicles with a 100% renewable source of energy, enabling drivers can charge up their EVs independent of grid-based electricity prices. Read the rest of BMW Unveils Solar-Powered Bamboo Carport That Charges Electric Vehicles With the Sun Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: BMW , BMW electric vehicle , BMW i , BMW i Solar Carport concept , bmw i3 , bmw i8 , BMW plug-in hybrid , electric vehicle , green car , green transportation , Solar Power

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Harvard Scientists Discover a Protein That Has the Potential to Reverse the Aging Process

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Researchers at Harvard have discovered a protein that appears to actually reverse multiple signs of aging, in everything from appearance to stamina. Called GDF11, scientists gave the protein to older mice and those mice showed improvement in every organ system, reversing the DNA damage that is part of the aging process. The protein shows such promise that scientists are considering testing the protein on humans, who also carry the same GDF11 protein, which could potentially mean that someday we could have a better way to fight – and even cure – diastolic heart failure and Alzheimer’s disease. Read the rest of Harvard Scientists Discover a Protein That Has the Potential to Reverse the Aging Process Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: anti aging GDF11 , anti aging Harvard , anti aging protein , anti aging research , fighting Alzheimers , fighting heart disease , GDF11 protein , GDF11 protein research , GDF11 Science journal , Harvard anti aging research , Harvard GDF11 , Harvard research , Harvard Stem Cell Institute , Harvard Stem Cell Institute research , Harvard Stem Cell research , reverse aging , reversing aging , Science journal anti aging , Science journal anti aging research

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INTERVIEW: Black Eyed Peas’ Will.i.am Tells Us Why Green Fashion is the Future

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Green fashion already has a strong group of loyal followers, but how do we get the word out to a larger audience? We recently caught up with multi-platinum recording artist Will.i.am to see how he is using his influence and fashion expertise (did you know that he attended the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles before becoming a Black Eyed Pea?) to spread knowledge about the importance of sustainable fashion to the masses . READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Coca Cola , eco friendly ties , eco-fashion , eco-friendly jackets , eco-friendly menswear , eco-friendly neckties , eco-friendly suits , ekocycle , Ethical Fashion , green fashion , H Brothers , Hallenstein Brothers , men’s eco fashion , men’s eco-clothing , recycled PET , recycled plastic bottles , recycled polyester , repreve , RPET , Scott Best , Sustainable Fashion , sustainable jackets , sustainable menswear , sustainable neckties , sustainable style , sustainable suits , sustainable ties , upcycled PET , upcycled plastic bottles , upcycled polyester , Will.i.am

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