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20 Awesome Projects for Raspberry Pi Microcomputers

20 Awesome Projects for Raspberry Pi Microcomputers | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
The internet is overflowing with DIY projects involving the popular tiny, cheap computer. Here are 20 of the best.
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Build a $300 underground greenhouse for year-round gardening (Video)

Build a $300 underground greenhouse for year-round gardening (Video) | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Can't afford a glass greenhouse? Check out how to build your own underground greenhouse for cheaper and for growing veggies 365 days a year, even in cold climates.
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Solvatten's Solar Water Sterilization Jug Could Save Lives in Developing Nations

Solvatten's Solar Water Sterilization Jug Could Save Lives in Developing Nations | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
A solar water sterilization jug that could save lives and reduce deforestation in drought-afflicted Somalia and other developing countries where clean water is scarce.
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Are ideas to cool the planet realistic?

Are ideas to cool the planet realistic? | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Geoengineering could be one way to cool the Earth and reduce levels of CO2 in the atmosphere. But scientists are aware that these technologies are in very early stages of development and remain untested.
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VIDEO INTERVIEW: Model Summer Rayne Oakes Turns Her Brooklyn Apartment into a Greenhouse Filled with 200+ Plants | Inhabitat New York City

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Model Summer Rayne Oakes Turns Her Brooklyn Apartment into a Greenhouse Filled with 200+ Plants | Inhabitat New York City | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Model and plant lover Summer Rayne Oakes has turned her Brooklyn apartment into a verdant, greenhouse-like retreat.
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Plastic Planet (2009) | Watch Documentary Free Online

Plastic Planet (2009) | Watch Documentary Free Online | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
99 minutes | Werner Boote presents an up-close and personal view of the controversial and fascinating material that has found its way into every facet of our daily lives: plastic. He takes us on a journey...
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Sustainable Housing Design - Mindscape Innovations Group Inc.

Sustainable Housing Design - Mindscape Innovations Group Inc. | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Sustainable Housing Design, Mindscape is an awarded industry leader in the green home sector, helping develop and deploy numerous certification programs...
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Meet Our Neighbors - Pecan Street Inc.

Learn about Pecan Street Project's smart grid project in Austin, and meet several of the Mueller community residents that are making this groundbreaking rese...
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GE to Launch Entire Suite of Net Zero Energy Home Products by 2015 - Jason Knott, CE Pro

The "turnkey" line will include thermostats, solar panels, wind turbines and more. GE says these devices will reduce energy usage up to 30 percent in a typical home.
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Wind-Powered Oil Press Makes Homemade Oils an Easy Breezy Task (Video)

Wind-Powered Oil Press Makes Homemade Oils an Easy Breezy Task (Video) | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Compared to hand-cranked oil presses, this is a snap.
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Tata Water Filter Purifies Water with Ashes

Tata Water Filter Purifies Water with Ashes | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Safe clean water is in dire shortage in India and other developing countries. Without it disease is rampant: typhoid, cholera, jaundice and diarrhoea (which will kill about 380,000 children in India alone this year).
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WADI: Solar-Powered Water Disinfecting Device Could Save 400,000 Lives a Year

WADI: Solar-Powered Water Disinfecting Device Could Save 400,000 Lives a Year | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
WADI detects and calculates the relevant UV-rays of the sun that purify the water, and lets the user know as soon as the water is safe to drink.
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Homemade Greenhouse Building | Sustainable Cities Collective

Homemade Greenhouse Building | Sustainable Cities Collective | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Using DIY plans, can you really build a useful greenhouse out of discarded materials? Well, we’ll leave the judgments to you; I did find a number of interesting concepts for extending the Fall’s growing season, or getting a jump on the Spring’s.
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A Closer Look at One World Trade Center's Green Design Features | gbNYC Real Estate Group | Commercial Real Estate & Green Buildings in New York City

A Closer Look at One World Trade Center's Green Design Features | gbNYC Real Estate Group | Commercial Real Estate & Green Buildings in New York City | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
More details have emerged about the green building technologies that will support One World Trade Center's LEED Gold application.
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Garbage! The Revolution Starts at Home

Garbage! The Revolution Starts at Home | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Director Andrew Nisker takes an average urban family and asks them to keep every scrap of garbage they create for three months. He then takes them on a journey to find out where it all goes and what it's doing to the world.
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Plastic Planet - Trailer

to buy the dvd, go here: http://firstrunfeatures.com/plasticplanetdvd.html We live in the Age of Plastic. It's cheap and practical, and it's everywhere -- ev...
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Fatberg ahead! How London was saved from a 15-tonne ball of grease

Fatberg ahead! How London was saved from a 15-tonne ball of grease | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Team of sewerage workers took three weeks to clear bus-sized toxic ball of fat that threatened to flood streets with sewage
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OPEN2STUDY - FREE Online Study For Everyone - NEVER STOP LEARNING

OPEN2STUDY - FREE Online Study For Everyone - NEVER STOP LEARNING | Sustainability MOOC | Scoop.it
Open2Study provides Free High Quality Online Education for Everybody. Enrol Now!
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