Posts Tagged ‘environment’

The Guerilla Grafters

Friday, April 27th, 2012

The Guerrilla Grafters are a group of San Franciscans who believe urban trees are a precious thing to waste on simple flowers. Found at YouTube from faircompanies.

In Vitro Steaks

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Here’s an interesting idea: Eliminate inhumane slaugherhouses by creating lab-grown meat in vitro from animal stem cells. Found at Vimeoo from Beckmans College Of Design via Meat The Future.

Lawnmower Fish

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Some coral reefs are able to recover from cyclones and predators because of hungry fish that chow down on threatening algae, keeping it cropped to levels low enough to allow baby coral to settle and grow. Found at YouTube from futurityvideo.

Sowing The Seeds Of Doubt About Climate Change

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

We’ve seen this movie before when the tobacco industry tried with all their might to convince us that cigarettes were not harmful. The same type of effort has been put into obscuring the reality of climate change. Found at Vimeo from Climate Reality Project.

Timelapse: Dam Demolition

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

The White Salmon River in Washington state is flowing again as the nearly 100-year-old Condit Dam was disabled with explosives Found at YouTube from NationalGeographic.

Milk Fashions

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

A team or researchers at the University of Bremen have created an environmentally-friendly milk-based thread that is friendly to people with skin allergies and, as if that weren’t enough, it feels like silk. Found at Deutsche Welle.