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We're in the Great Dithering

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 17, 2014 01:18 AM
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Gabriel Metcalf asks "The waters are rising, and cities can’t move out of the way. Can we act decisively enough to avert catastrophic climate [...]

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Ontario to build bike infrastructure with highways and bridges

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2014 01:27 AM
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It's about time that they realized that bikes need a little space [...]

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Reprise: Have a green sustainable Seder tonight

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2014 01:27 AM
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The Jewish seder is a big meal with a lot of courses; Here are some ideas for making it a little more [...]

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The really hot poop on composting toilets: It can heat your house

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2014 01:27 AM
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Put your poop to work; it's fuel for a biological [...]

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Garage by Graypants is gorgeous and green

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2014 01:27 AM
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Known to TreeHugger for their trademark lamps, the Seattle practice does a bigger [...]

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Derelict furniture is perfect for Derek Zoolander

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 16, 2014 01:27 AM
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It's made from industrial scrap and abandoned sheds, with truly Derelict [...]

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Morning Glory Tables by Marc Thorpe

by Promila Shastri from 2Modern Blog  (modern blog) — Apr 15, 2014 01:56 AM
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Brooklyn designer Marc Thorpe looked to his own vine-laden garden for inspiration in creating an outdoor table with a trio of petal-shaped surface areas. Morning Glory, created for Italian brand Morosco, and making its debut at this year’s Milan [...]

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Iceland and Greenland Make a Design Scene

by Promila Shastri from 2Modern Blog  (modern blog) — Apr 15, 2014 01:56 AM
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Not content to be upstaged by Nordic cousins Stockholm and Helsinki, Reykjavik is carving out a design niche of its own, having recently hosted the 6th installment of Design March, Iceland’s largest cultural showcase for local talent and a roster of [...]

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How To Make Your Garden Look Fantastic With Recycled Materials

by Taylor Hancock from My Green Home Blog  (green blog) — Apr 14, 2014 01:18 AM
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As the weather has started to get a little better recently, thousands of people all over the world are considering spending a weekend in the garden and getting it ready for the summer. While some will be happy with mowing the lawn and planting a few [...]

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In the Guardian: 10 reasons to hop on your bike. In the Gold Coast Bullietin: The stupidest cycling article ever written

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Apr 13, 2014 01:09 AM
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Two articles to make you smile; one for its sensibility and the other for its complete [...]

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