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What do we choose to leave behind ? and what could we do with it now ?
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‘Smart clothes’ of future will auction themselves on eBay if they are not worn

‘Smart clothes’ of future will auction themselves on eBay if they are not worn | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
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Abandoned Olympic Venues From Around The World Or Why It’s The Biggest Waste Of Money Ever

Abandoned Olympic Venues From Around The World Or Why It’s The Biggest Waste Of Money Ever | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
The Rio Olympics is the 28th Summer Olympic games. The first one took place in Athens in 1896 and since then the games have been held in 19 different countries.
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Holy Grail of energy policy in sight as battery technology smashes the old order

Holy Grail of energy policy in sight as battery technology smashes the old order | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
The world's next energy revolution is probably no more than five or ten years away.
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The US Throws Away as Much as Half Its Food Produce

The US Throws Away as Much as Half Its Food Produce | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
The demand for ‘perfect’ fruit and vegetables means much is discarded, damaging the climate and leaving people hungry.
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Abandoned dog found wrapped in carpet and dumped on rubbish heap

Abandoned dog found wrapped in carpet and dumped on rubbish heap | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
A member of the public discovered this white German shepherd, which had been rolled in carpet and abandoned on a pile of rubbish, while walking on a mountainside in the Fochriw area of South Wales last week.
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3 Data-Driven, Practical Tips for Writing Well

3 Data-Driven, Practical Tips for Writing Well | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Among others: unnecessarily big words make us seem less competent, not more. I explain why, and offer other practical and effective tips.
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Old Pallets Becomes Chairs with Acrylic Details - Design Milk

Old Pallets Becomes Chairs with Acrylic Details - Design Milk | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
The colorful Pattered Pallet Chairs give new life to old wooden pallets, each showing their history with cracks and marks from previous use.
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KANDLE HEETER: A modest candle powered room heater. - Indianeers

KANDLE HEETER: A modest candle powered room heater. - Indianeers | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
KANDLE HEETER: An ingenious utilization of candle for room heating. The construction of this device is simple enough for anyone to build all by self.

http://indianeer.in/kandle-heeter-the-modest-candle-powered-room-heater/

 


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Colin & Julie Owen Home Page - How To Build A Wood Fired Pizza Oven

Colin & Julie Owen Home Page - How To Build A Wood Fired Pizza Oven | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it

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Scientists find space rubbish nearing "critical point" - Xinhua

Scientists find space rubbish nearing "critical point" - Xinhua | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Opening a simulation diagram on the computer, astronomer Liu Jing shows the blue Earth surrounded by countless dots in the dark space.
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Wood Products Industry Launches Reuse Wood Website - Hardwood Floors

Wood Products Industry Launches Reuse Wood Website - Hardwood Floors | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Wood Products Industry Launches Reuse Wood Website
Hardwood Floors
"For wood products, there has historically been a lack of awareness of the opportunities to recycle and reuse wood products, and thereby extend their useful life.
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18 Ways to Reduce Wastepaper at Home - Sustaining Our World

18 Ways to Reduce Wastepaper at Home - Sustaining Our World | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Recycling wastepaper is good. Not generating any to begin with is even better. Here are ways not to let so much in the house and what to do with the rest.
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16 Creative Ways to Reuse and Upcycle Milk Jugs

Did you know you can turn old plastic milk jugs into awesome upcycled DIY projects? The best part of creating cool things from milk jugs is that you don't have to ...
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MPs face booze ban as Parliament moves to Sharia-owned office block

MPs face booze ban as Parliament moves to Sharia-owned office block | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Richmond House in Whitehall, which houses the Department of Health, was transferred to finance an Islamic bond scheme in 2014. MPs will move there when the refurbishment begins in 2020.
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Man Finds Dead Worm In His Cucumber, Tesco’s Response Is Brilliant

Man Finds Dead Worm In His Cucumber, Tesco’s Response Is Brilliant | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Customer service departments probably aren't the funnest places to work, so when Rob from Tesco customer care received a complaint from customer Wes Metcalfe
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Richmond Park deer at risk of dying from energy gel packs discarded by cyclists, charity warns

Richmond Park deer at risk of dying from energy gel packs discarded by cyclists, charity warns | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Britain's most iconic population of deer is at risk of dying because of the large number of energy gels discarded by cyclists, a conservation charity has warned.
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Clinton Has a Team of Silicon Valley Stars. Trump Has Twitter

Clinton Has a Team of Silicon Valley Stars. Trump Has Twitter | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Hillary Clinton has amassed the most potent tech team in the history of presidential politics. But Twitter seems to work just fine for Trump.
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How Earth Moves

It’s here! Science stuff, mind-blowing stuff, Vsauce stuff, oh my!! THE CURIOSITY BOX: https://www.thecuriositybox.com/ Jake’s video about The Curiosit
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Tiny 3-D Printed Building Shares Its Energy With an (Also 3-D Printed) SUV

Tiny 3-D Printed Building Shares Its Energy With an (Also 3-D Printed) SUV | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
From architecture firm SOM and the U.S. Department of Energy, here's a glimpse at how architects think we might live off-the-grid, and in the future.
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23 Creative Ways To Reuse Old Plastic Bottles

23 Creative Ways To Reuse Old Plastic Bottles | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
DIY recycling projects are always cool, especially when you can turn your trash into something new and useful.
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32 Legitimate Ways to Make Money at Home - The Penny Hoarder

32 Legitimate Ways to Make Money at Home - The Penny Hoarder | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it

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From freezer to food waste: How to save when shopping - WIAT 42

From freezer to food waste: How to save when shopping - WIAT 42 | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
So how can you keep your hard earned cash out of the trash?
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Student solutions to the world's food waste problem - The Guardian

Student solutions to the world's food waste problem - The Guardian | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
During a competition in Milan, students were encouraged to come up with ways to reduce food waste
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Upcycled Guitars | Upcycle That

Upcycled Guitars | Upcycle That | Want not, Waste not | Scoop.it
Something interesting is happening in Detroit. Wallace Detroit Guitars are taking wood from abandoned homes, and repurposing them into upcycled guitars.

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Celine Windart's curator insight, August 27, 2014 8:17 AM

Des guitares réalisées à partir de bois d'anciennes maisons, incroyables !