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These clever backpacks charge your devices with built-in solar power

These clever backpacks charge your devices with built-in solar power

InhabitatInhabitatSat 1:30pm 49Everyone has experienced the frustration of being on the go and needing to use your phone, only to find that it is…
BMW i8 Gets Race Car Rendering

BMW i8 Gets Race Car Rendering

Gas 2Gas 2Sat 10:05am 48With people willing to wait up to 18 months and pay 50% over MSRP to get a BMW i8 of their own, I think it’s safe to…
Stunning Sculptural Sound Walls Sweep Across Melbourne’s Freeway

Stunning Sculptural Sound Walls Sweep Across Melbourne’s Freeway

InhabitatInhabitatSat 2:05pm 45Read the rest of Stunning Sculptural Sound Walls Sweep Across Melbourne’s Freeway Permalink | Add to del.icio.us |…
Purring tempo, sliding notes grab cats' attention

Purring tempo, sliding notes grab cats' attention

PHYSorgPHYSorgSat 3:00pm 44Is there such a thing as cat-centric music, which is pleasing music to cats' ears?
Scientists Create World’s First Self-Healing Plastic

Scientists Create World’s First Self-Healing Plastic

InhabitatInhabitatSat 9:29am 43Photo via Shutterstock Spanish scientists have developed the world’s first self-healing polymer – a plastic that can…
Legal Petition Seeks Emergency Moratorium On Fracking in California

Legal Petition Seeks Emergency Moratorium On Fracking in California

DeSmogBlogDeSmogBlogSat 8:58am 42A coalition of over 150 environmental, health, and public advocacy organizations in California filed a legal petition…
Willie Soon's Climate Science Denial Wasn't Ever Credible: Climate Scientists

Willie Soon's Climate Science Denial Wasn't Ever Credible: Climate Scientists

DeSmogBlogDeSmogBlogSat 10:58am 42“The science that Willie Soon does is almost pointless.” - NASA climate scientist Gavin Schmidt, to the New…
Screw Tradition: Have a Sensible Wedding to Save Cash and Stay Sustainable

Screw Tradition: Have a Sensible Wedding to Save Cash and Stay Sustainable

EcoSalonEcoSalonSat 5:00am 41Ugh. Who says you need to follow specific traditions to have a baller wedding? Not I! And really, any bride with a bit…

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White House Proposes First-Ever Rules For Oil Drilling In The Arctic

White House Proposes First-Ever Rules For Oil Drilling In The Arctic

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressFeb 21, 2015, 12:55 pm 147CREDIT: Shutterstock The Obama administration has proposed the first-ever safety regulations for drilling in the U.S.…
IKEA Grabs New Wind Energy Project In Poland, Operations To Be “Energy Independent” There By End Of 2015

IKEA Grabs New Wind Energy Project In Poland, Operations To Be “Energy Independent” There By End Of 2015

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFeb 21, 2015, 5:54 am 141The IKEA Group is continuing to make progress on its path to receiving 100% of its energy needs via renewable energy…
Indego — Philadelphia Launching New Bikeshare System This Spring

Indego — Philadelphia Launching New Bikeshare System This Spring

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFeb 17, 2015, 12:10 am 128The city of Philadelphia will be launching an “ambitious” new bike-sharing program, featuring over 60 stations and…
German Wind Turbines Killing Migratory Bats

German Wind Turbines Killing Migratory Bats

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFeb 16, 2015, 3:19 pm 132A new study has determined that a significant number of bats are being killed by wind turbines in Germany — of which…
Study Finds Lower Pesticide Levels in People Who Eat Organic Produce

Study Finds Lower Pesticide Levels in People Who Eat Organic Produce

EcoWatchEcoWatchFeb 16, 2015, 2:29 pm 132The study suggests that by eating organically grown versions of those foods highest in pesticide residues, we can...
ARCADIS Sustainable Cities Index: US cities held back by transportation, environmental factors

ARCADIS Sustainable Cities Index: US cities held back by transportation, environmental factors

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFeb 16, 2015, 7:15 am 788The largest US cities—New York, Los Angeles and Chicago—score best in economic factors but are hindered by poor…
100 most sustainable multibillion-dollar companies revealed in Davos

100 most sustainable multibillion-dollar companies revealed in Davos

GreenBizGreenBizJan 23, 2015, 5:00 am 217Biogen, Allergan, Adidas, Keppel Land and Kesko rank among the world's most sustainable companies. Who joined them?
This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

EcoSalonEcoSalonJan 23, 2015, 5:00 am 215How small are we really? Just have a peek at the largest NASA photo ever taken–a super-high resolution image of…