Emma Tiemeyer

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America Crowns a New Pollution King

For the first time in 40 years, power plants are no longer the biggest source of U.S. greenhouse gas pollution. That dubious distinction now belongs …

Fossil Fuels

Game-changing solar window becomes opaque in full sun to generate energy

The technology could be incorporated into buildings and vehicles<p>We already know that solar cells can be embedded in just about anything from wallpaper to stained glass, but a new solar window prototype from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is making headlines for its ability to …

How To Live In A Tiny, Cramped Apartment And Still Grow Your Own Dinner

A professional garden designer explains why you should beware roof gardens, what kinds of plants can handle your fire escape, and more.<p>Pretty much everyone can have a garden, and everyone who can, should. Gardens are great! You save money and eat better and it’s a nice tactile thing to do. Also …

Gardening

Scribble Pen : Color Picker Pen by Mark Barker and Robert Hoffman

Color picker pen by Jinsun Park has gained a lot of fans since the day the concept was featured on our site. Unfortunately, there’s no real product …

Walking Bicycle : Faster Than Walking, Easier Than Riding Conventional Bike

<b>Walking Bicycle</b>, just like its name suggests, it’s a bicycle that you move simply by walking. It works just like an elliptical bike, it’s faster and …

The Drift Light LED Recreates a Sunset For Better Sleep

Since the advent of the age of electricity we’ve thought of light as something just always there, an illuminating companion at our beckon call once …

Tiny 100-Square-Foot Apartment Virtually Transforms Throughout Day

When it comes to forecasting the future, there are two schools of thought: one that sees our planetary cup still half full, the other alarmingly half …

Virtual Reality

Modern Pyramid House by Juan Carlos Ramos

We've seen our fair share of unique modern home designs like the box-shaped metallic house or the abstract fortress made of concrete, but Mexican architect Juan Carlos Ramos has taken on a form less-visited for his aptly titled project <i>Pyramid House</i>–a conceptual pyramid-shaped home created and …

Architecture

350 Square Feet For $22k: The Tiniest, Most Brilliant Home We've Seen

Inside one couple's dream home, and the space-saving tactics they used to squeeze everything into the tight space<p>Inside one couple's dream home, and the space-saving tactics they used to squeeze everything into the tight space. Plus check out more cool tiny homes.

8 Ways To Make Your Garden Look Like It Belongs In The Hamptons

A new coffee table tome, The Big Book of the Hamptons, compiles an eyeful of lush properties from the iconic and extravagant summer destination.<p><b>1.</b> Even if you're surrounded by woods, keep your lawn, boxwoods, privet and hedges meticulously manicured.<p><b>2.</b> However, grant your flowers the freedom to …

4 Solutions For Extra Small Bathrooms

How to make the most out of a cramped bathroom.<p><b>1.</b> Draw a rough sketch of your space (you don't have to be an artist!) so you can try out different arrangements and ideas before you start installation.<p><b>2.</b> If opting for a bathtub and shower combo rather than solely a shower, look for bathtubs that are …