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Designed to mimic the root structure of native mangrove trees, the Living Seawall adds complexity to the existing seawall structure and provides a habitat for marine life.

26. January 2019 | via Volvocars.com | Read more

Designed to mimic the root structure of native mangrove trees, the Living Seawall adds complexity to the existing seawall structure and provides a habitat for marine life.

26. January 2019 | via Volvocars.com | Read more
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Dr Stefan Leutenegger and his student Ben Hahn developed algorithms and software for The Plastic Tide to automatically detect and map plastic and marine litter on coastlines using drone imagery.

19. January 2019 | via Theplastictide.com | Read more

Dr Stefan Leutenegger and his student Ben Hahn developed algorithms and software for The Plastic Tide to automatically detect and map plastic and marine litter on coastlines using drone imagery.

19. January 2019 | via Theplastictide.com | Read more
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Royal College of Art graduate Johanna Schmeer builds on developments in nanotechnology to create synthetic foods for feeding the world's burgeoning population.

14. January 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more

Royal College of Art graduate Johanna Schmeer builds on developments in nanotechnology to create synthetic foods for feeding the world's burgeoning population.

14. January 2019 | via Dezeen.com | Read more
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An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe.

12. January 2019 | via Nasa.gov | Read more

An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look at how carbon dioxide in the atmosphere travels around the globe.

12. January 2019 | via Nasa.gov | Read more
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Either don’t use plastic bags or be far more cautious about how you dispose of them.

07. January 2019 | via Triblive.com | Read more

Either don’t use plastic bags or be far more cautious about how you dispose of them.

07. January 2019 | via Triblive.com | Read more
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The winning statistic of 2018 is that 90.5% of all the plastic that’s ever been produced has never been recycled.

29. December 2018 | via Weforum.org | Read more

The winning statistic of 2018 is that 90.5% of all the plastic that’s ever been produced has never been recycled.

29. December 2018 | via Weforum.org | Read more
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In Finland, seven non-profit “reuse centres” have popped up around Helsinki, offering preloved furniture, clothes, toys, books, sports gear and cookware.

25. December 2018 | via Weforum.org | Read more

In Finland, seven non-profit “reuse centres” have popped up around Helsinki, offering preloved furniture, clothes, toys, books, sports gear and cookware.

25. December 2018 | via Weforum.org | Read more
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Collins Dictionary has announced its choice for 2018 Word of the Year — single-use.

01. December 2018 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more

Collins Dictionary has announced its choice for 2018 Word of the Year — single-use.

01. December 2018 | via Inhabitat.com | Read more
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Environmental activists are returning their Walkers potato chip bags through the mail as part of a campaign to push the snack giant to make its packaging plastic-free.

30. November 2018 | via CNN.com | Read more

Environmental activists are returning their Walkers potato chip bags through the mail as part of a campaign to push the snack giant to make its packaging plastic-free.

30. November 2018 | via CNN.com | Read more
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Dutch artist Suzanne Jongmans creates photographs that echo the old masters, but with a modern twist.

22. November 2018 | via Theguardian.com | Read more

Dutch artist Suzanne Jongmans creates photographs that echo the old masters, but with a modern twist.

22. November 2018 | via Theguardian.com | Read more