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A beehive made of recycled milk jugs

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In response to the growing trend of backyard beekeeping, US-based Loll Designs and Lake Superior Honey Company designed a sleek table-top beehive, made of HDPE, sourced primarily from milk jugs. Residential beekeeping is growing in ...

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A self-regenerating concept tire

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Tire company Goodyear developed a new concept tire called reCharge that can adapt and change to meet individual mobility needs. The concept focuses on three factors: personalisation, sustainability and being hassle free. At the core ...

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A net-zero mass-timber building

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Designed by Generate Architecture and Technologies, a start-up company out of MIT and Harvard University, and design and construction company Placetailor, a five-storey building will be constructed in Boston, U.S., made from cross-laminated timber (CLT), ...

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The world’s first laminated bamboo bicycle

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Veltra is a sustainable, lightweight bicycle handcrafted in Romania and made of laminated bamboo, said to be the first in the world. Most metal bicycles have to go through chemical processes and special welds, a ...

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The world’s smelliest fruit could soon be charging your phone

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Researchers at the University of Sydney developed a method to turn waste from the durian fruit, aka the world’s smelliest fruit, into a super-capacitors that could be used to charge electronic devices and even cars. ...

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Domes made from reclaimed endemic wood

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Made possible by the international collaboration between Silverlens Galleries, local artist Bernardo Pacquing, Rotterdam-based designers Superproject and Summum Engineering, the Domes Village is a series of four dome-like structures in the Philippines, made from reclaimed ...

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