Category: green

Solar Roads These solar roads could power the entire country. Watch the slide show to learn about a fascinating possibility for energy production. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Car that runs on metal. Phinergy drives car by metal, air, and water. How about a car that runs on metal? An aluminum-air battery offers high energy density, zero CO2 emissions, sustainability, fully recyclable materials. What’s not to like? 5-minute video. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

How to make an Aluminum-Air Battery . . . Super Easy!! For the DIYer, who is handy with an aluminum can, a bit of copper wire, & warm salt water. You won’t be able to run your electric car with this unless you’ve got about a billion cans and own a salt mine. But, anyway. […]

A Pile Of Dirt and $9000 Produced This Dream House Correction: A Pile of Dirt and $9,000 Produced This Rather Small Dream House, although the price is reasonable. If the owner would have gotten a bank loan for, say, $90,000, well, imagine that after you look at the pictures. Or $900,000, say. If you’re dreaming […]

Recycled Cathode Ray Tubes Transformed Into Tiles If you’re wondering what a cathode ray tube is, first of all it’s not a terrorist weapon. It’s the heart of your old TV set, or computer monitor, the one that nearly gave you a hernia when you illegally threw it into the dumpster when you got yourself […]

Turning Air Into Water Australian engineering student/inventor Edward Linacre has created a device that draws air from the atmosphere and cools it underground to condense water for irrigation. The invention derives from biomimicry, imitating mechanically what nature demonstrates. Linacre’s invention is modeled after a hardy desert beetle. 2-minute video. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Free Energy Device Demonstration – Adam Trombly. 3 minute video. Caveat: You don’t get to see the demonstration but you do get to hear about how successful it was. Apparently this clip came from the movie THRIVE, What on Earth Will it Take? THRIVE is a very interesting movie, created by Foster Gamble. More information […]

Eliodomestico from gabriele diamanti on Vimeo. A simple solar oven makes salt water drinkable using an artistic ceramic crock and some metal fittings. 2 minute video. Read more at True Activist. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Creative ways to repurpose & reuse old stuff. Pretty cool results, too. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Landfill Harmonic – The world sends us garbage. . . We send back music. Inspirational, heartwarming, beautiful. . . in less than 4 minutes. You gotta see, and hear, this one to believe it. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious