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Yes, You Can Recycle Styrofoam
Lifehacker.com

As bans on single-use plastic bags and straws gain momentum across the globe, attention is now focused on another mighty environmental opponent: styrofoam. Styrofoam poses serious health concerns for aquatic life and the general health of the planet, which … more…

The cabin in the woods: 'When it rains, it’s loud but lovely'
The Guardian (AU)

Created from sustainable sources by architect Piers Taylor, and parked in a Somerset valley, is a mobile home that’s both in and of the trees Mobile home. It takes just two words to stir up the contradictions in British attitudes to that most basic of needs: … more…

A global sand shortage could cause damaging effects to our urban world
Business Insider

Sand is becoming more scarce because people are using more of it for building materials and exports. With sea levels rising over time, sand plays a greater role in curbing damage from floods and erosion. Governments and agencies should create global regulatio… more…

A Coca Cola-owned brand will sell sparkling water made with carbon dioxide captured from the atmosphere
Business Insider

The company Climeworks specializes in capturing carbon-dioxide emissions from the atmosphere. Climeworks has partnered with the sparkling water brand Valser to sell beverages containing CO2 that's captured from the air. Louise Charles, the communications mana… more…

CBD Is Just the Beginning of the Limitless Opportunities of Legal Hemp
Greenentrepreneur.com

Everybody is excited about CBD now but the potential of hemp as a basic material is immense over the long term. more…

Research: 3,000-year-old eastern North American quinoa discovered in Ontario - Tdnews
Tunisiesoir.com

Research: 3,000-year-old eastern North American quinoa discovered in Ontario Tdnews A mass of charred seeds found while clearing a home construction site in Brantford, Ontario, has been identified as ancient, domesticated goosefoot (C. View full coverage on G… more…

Nike’s big bet on the future of connected shoes
Fastcompany.com

Nike’s new $350 Adapt BB shoe doesn’t just collect data about your training. It adapts itself to fit your foot at a moment’s notice. For the past three years, a team inside Nike has been working on a shoe that could change the trajectory of the company. It’s … more…

Nike’s big bet on the future of connected shoes
Fastcompany.com

Nike’s new $350 Adapt BB shoe doesn’t just collect data about your training. It adapts itself to fit your foot at a moment’s notice. For the past three years, a team inside Nike has been working on a shoe that could change the trajectory of the company. It’s … more…

Landmark Air Force chapel suffering from leaks, corrosion
ABC News

The U.S. Air Force Academy has drawn up an ambitious restoration project. more…

How men’s career choices affected their chances of developing mesothelioma
USA Today

Linked to asbestos exposure, this rare chest cancer can take several decades to develop. more…

Form Study in Blue Sheet Set
Coolhunting.com

Available for all sized beds (from twin to California king) these hand-dripped sheets are part of Flaneur’s Color Study Series. Made from 100% Supima cotton, the sheets are crafted from the finest materials and incredibly close attention is paid from the set’… more…

Dana Schutz’s Paintings Wring Beauty from Worldwide Calamity
Newyorker.com

Peter Schjeldahl on the artist, who vivifies the conditions of life on a faltering planet as dramatically as one can while staying devoted to aesthetic ideals. more…

What Classifies A House Style: What Makes A Bungalow Home?
Freshome.com

If you’ve been paying attention to architectural trends lately, you know that bungalows are back in a big way. With that in mind, we thought it was the perfect addition to our What Classifies A House Style series. Keep reading to learn what makes this archite… more…

Shipping Container Homes: Cargotecture Pros and Cons
Freshome.com

Shipping container homes might seem like a New Age option, but purchasing a DIY home isn’t as rare as you might think. In fact, Sears sold entire home kits to would-be homeowners in the early 1900s. Minimalist dwellings of the DIY variety might have a differe… more…

These Bathtubs Will Make You Want to Soak for Hours
Freshome.com

While most people prefer to take showers, there’s something about being able to soak in a bathtub that’s downright therapeutic. You can just sit and relax in a tub in a way that’s not possible when you take a shower. Being submerged in water can actually reli… more…

Create a Hobby or Craft Room in 3 Easy Steps
Freshome.com

If you have a hobby, like sewing, photography, music, DIY-ing, collecting stamps or trying to fix what your kids and significant other broke, it helps to have a dedicated workspace. Below are three easy steps to create a functional yet stylish hobby or craft … more…

Ferrock: A Stronger, Greener Alternative to Concrete?
Buildabroad.org

What if there was something stronger, more flexible, and less expensive than traditional concrete? Well, there is: Ferrock. more…

Planning scientific equipment for Antarctic conditions
Antarctica.gov.au

It's expensive in time and money to do research in Antarctica. We often see research programs put at risk because of simple and avoidable equipment failures. more…

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Art of Unix Programming by Eric Steven Raymond Reformatted by Martin Tournoij
Arp242.net

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