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Why Amazon Go should be a no-go: We will drown in a sea of plastic

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 30, 2018 01:06 AM
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Even the fruits and vegetables are wrapped in plastic so that the sensors can read them, inculcating a culture of convenience and [...]

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Our cities and our diet are killing us; it's time to change both.

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 30, 2018 01:06 AM
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Nick Cohen of the Guardian explains why we need to change what we eat and how we get [...]

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Ingvar Kamprad, founder of IKEA, dies at 91

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 30, 2018 01:06 AM
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Ingvar Kamprad changed the industry, making good design affordable, accessible and [...]

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dancing with architecture: meow wolf in santa fe, new mexico

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Jan 29, 2018 01:06 AM
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Meow Wolf, named after the proprietors pulled random words out of a hat, is difficult to describe. On the one hand, it's a giant immersive art installation inside a former bowling alley. On the other hand, it's something of an amusement park and explorer [...]

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Florida may pass "Sunshine Protection Act" and go on Daylight Saving Time all year round

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 27, 2018 01:06 AM
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This is a very good idea that all of North America should [...]

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The latest from Elon Musk: Your very own Boring Company flamethrower

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 27, 2018 01:06 AM
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Elon Musk promises and Elon Musk delivers, [...]

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Building code changes can have unintended consequences

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 27, 2018 01:06 AM
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A study in California shows that changing codes can change a lot more than just their energy [...]

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Revolve reinvents the wheel

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 26, 2018 01:06 AM
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Andrea Mocellin's design folds up to take up 60 percent less [...]

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Water sports center is built from old shipping containers

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 26, 2018 01:06 AM
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The project in Denmark is a good object [...]

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UK government accused of hypocrisy as it fights EU recycling targets

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 26, 2018 01:06 AM
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This is after promising "wide-ranging measures to tackle plastic [...]

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