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Heatsink bricks can keep buildings naturally cool - Interesting Engineering

Heatsink bricks can keep buildings naturally cool - Interesting Engineering | Climate Change | Scoop.it
The ever growing demand for housing in the world is undoubtedly one of the greatest challenges of sustainable architecture of the new century. To design an
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New innovative bricks for architectural enclosures and facades for natural cooling and noise reduction

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8 climate change denial myths debunked. - Interesting Engineering

8 climate change denial myths debunked. - Interesting Engineering | Climate Change | Scoop.it
Climate change denial claims exposed and debunked
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Battery Hackers Are Building the Future in the Garage

A day trader cannibalized a Tesla to go off the grid. That's the spirit igniting a revolution in solar energy.
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self sufficiency energy options and hacking solutions

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Watch the Global Premiere of Origins the Movie — Origins Movie

Watch the Global Premiere of Origins the Movie — Origins Movie | Climate Change | Scoop.it
From November 13th through November 22nd, watch the feature-length movie Origins for FREE from filmmaker Pedram Shojai.
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a must see documentary on the state of our ecosystems and its relation to our health. 

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Lars Kjeldsen's curator insight, November 19, 2014 12:51 PM

A must  see documentary of the current state of our ecosystems and its relation to our health.

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25 Killer Sites For Free Online Education

25 Killer Sites For Free Online Education | Climate Change | Scoop.it

Whether you’re five or ninety five, the internet has a lot to offer. Particularly when the topic is education, the resources on the internet are endless. Best of all, many high quality sites are completely free. From history to coding, excellent free education awaits on the following 25 sites.

 

 


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Kenneth Mikkelsen's curator insight, September 17, 2014 8:53 PM

25 incredible sites for high quality, free online education.

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World Bank private equity arm assists BMC to improve Mumbai's solid waste situation

World Bank private equity arm assists BMC to improve Mumbai's solid waste situation | Climate Change | Scoop.it
The Rs. 70 crore project will be taken up in Private Public Participation mode
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As the megacity of Mumbai approaches 20 millions people, the need for an effective and immediate solution is required to tackle the daily 10,000 tons of waste generation.

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Delhi gets first solar water treatment plant

Delhi gets first solar water treatment plant | Climate Change | Scoop.it
NEW DELHI: Around 750 families from the economically weaker section living near east Delhi's Surajmal Vihar will soon be receiving solar treated potable water. The first water treatment plant that...
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Climate Change Seen as Top Global Threat

Climate Change Seen as Top Global Threat | Climate Change | Scoop.it
People in many countries around the world, particularly in Latin America and Africa, list climate change as a top worry. Americans, Europeans and Middle Easterners, however, most frequently cite ISIS as their top threat.
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Maharashtra proposes to reduce eco-sensitive areas to one-third

Maharashtra proposes to reduce eco-sensitive areas to one-third | Climate Change | Scoop.it
Environmentalists are wary of the state government’s decision that contradicts earlier expert-committe reports
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protect not reduce ecosensitive areas of the unique Western Ghat

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Coolest underground homes - Hometone

Coolest underground homes - Hometone | Climate Change | Scoop.it
House designing undoubtedly is a complex element of the building process and when you are talking in context of underground houses, things are bound to get tricky and complicated. However, there exist few structures beneath the Earth, which have risen aga
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innovative architectural designs for underground housing.
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26 ideas from the future

26 ideas from the future | Climate Change | Scoop.it

What does the future hold? Some predictions from some very smart people.


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from conceptualization to implementation with social and responsible leadership.

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How Language Transformed Humanity

Biologist Mark Pagel shares an intriguing theory about why humans evolved our complex system of language. He suggests that language is a piece of "social technology" that allowed early human tribes to access a powerful new tool: cooperation.


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Kenneth Mikkelsen's curator insight, January 27, 2014 12:27 PM

I recommend you also read this related article from The Guardian: Wired for Culture. It's a book review of Mark Pagel's excellent book: Wired for Culture: Origins of the Human Social Mind


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Fetch on Trash Mountain

Fetch on Trash Mountain | Climate Change | Scoop.it
A stray dog stands on a garbage dump at the seafront in Sidon, southern Lebanon in this June 9, 2012 photo.
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2012 photos worldwide of a fragil planet. 

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A World Without Water

A World Without Water The world is running out of its most precious resource. True Vision's timely film tells of the personal tragedies behind the mounting p...
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