iPhone battery field forever ?
An aerial view of the brine pools and processing areas of the Soquimich lithium mine on the Atacama salt flat, the largest lithium deposit currently in production, in the Atacama desert of northern Chile, on Jan. 10, 2013.
Picture: Ivan Alvarado / Reuters
Egg Shaped House
The Egg Shaped House was built in Beijing, China by designer Dai Haifei. Constructed to be completely off the grid, the Egg Shaped House supplies itself with ample power via an installed solar panel.
Taking up as little space as a sidewalk in one of the most densely populated areas in the world, this solution is both ample and environmentally friendly.
International Motor Insurance Card System
DIY paper containers. Remember that most of the paper we use is recycled and when you are finished it can be compostable.
Vasitos de papel. Recuerda que la mayor parte del papel que usamos es reusado y cuando lo terminas de usar lo puedes meter a la composta
Save The Food From The Fridge by Jihyun Ryou
“Observing the food and therefore changing the notion of food preservation, we could find the answer to current situations such as the overuse of energy and food wastage. My design is a tool to implement that knowledge in a tangible way and slowly it changes the bigger picture of society. I believe that once people are given a tool that triggers their minds and requires a mental effort to use it, new traditions and new rituals can be introduced into our culture.”
Twitter languages of NY mapped. Get the scoop at the Guardian.