Archive for the ‘eco’ Category

Growing tree chair

The Growing Chair is a clear plastic frame in which you grow trees to form a seat shape. After it grows you can remove the frame and plant the tree in your garden, or keep the frame and use it like a real chair. I would love to have a couple of this tree chairs [...]

100 ways to save water

Of course water is very important for our society, and if we start saving it, we will pay less because we consume less and of course we will keep our environment clean. After we use water, it is not the same as it was before. It is polluted…

Power saving street lights in Japan

Recently I found on Metacafe, a video about one of the coolest street lights I have ever seen. It is said to be in Japan and it uses wind speed as well as solar power to charge itself and reduce the energy consumption. Probably it has some internal batteries that accumulate energy during the day, [...]

We need more green spaces – Try the Grass Wheel!

David Gallaugher and other three Dalhousie architecture students built a grass-lined wheel as an alert for our society that we need more green spaces in our city. Thei idea is to take the green space with you wherever you go. Of course is just a design and can’t be used in cities because it is [...]

How a tree house looks like

I was searching something on Youtube and I stumbled across a nice video about a man who built a tree house for relaxation. You can see the interior, the exterior and some explanations about how it was built. My personal opinion is that if you have a forest near your town and you are able [...]