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Wine glasses are seven times as big as they used to be

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 21, 2017 01:06 AM
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Like our houses and our cars and our donuts, everything is bigger these [...]

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This year's Ice Hotel is artier than ever

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 21, 2017 01:06 AM
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36 artists from 17 different countries have created 15 totally unique art suites out of [...]

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How to dress for winter cycle commuting

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 20, 2017 01:06 AM
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Pro tip: Don't take it so seriously, just dress in what you would for [...]

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Jacques Tati's film Playtime was released 50 years ago, but has lessons for us today

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 20, 2017 01:06 AM
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We are still befuddled by technology but bumble [...]

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We asked twitter about good things that happened on transit; Twitter responded.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 20, 2017 01:06 AM
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After Elon Musk complained about the kinds of people who take transit (like serial killers) Brent Toderian asked the question what are [...]

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In praise of Invisible Sustainability

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 19, 2017 01:06 AM
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Architect Carly Coulson coins a new term that describes a philosophy of green [...]

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The Future We Want: The year in Elon Musk

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 19, 2017 01:06 AM
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But what about the future we [...]

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touring Schindler's Inglewood spec houses (with a side tour of chicken and waffles)

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Dec 17, 2017 01:05 AM
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Bless the MAK Center for setting up these tours of R.M. Schindler homes. This year it was three spec houses Schindler designed and built in Inglewood circa 1940 (Richard Lind, a Shindler protege, is given co-credit in some places). All three [...]

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Why do Americans (and Elon Musk) hate public transit so much, and love chasing "Cyberspace Techno-dreams"?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 16, 2017 01:06 AM
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Jarrett Walker, author of Human Transit, blames what he calls "Elite [...]

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Forget Bitcoins; invest in green renewable energy with Wepower tokens

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Dec 16, 2017 01:06 AM
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They are a new way to raise money and build green [...]

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