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A Plan for Food Self-Sufficiency - Modern Homesteading

Providing high-quality food for your family year-round takes foresight and planning, plus healthy doses of commitment and follow-through. Whether you …

The apocalypse-ready knife we should all own

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>It’s fun to go off into the wilderness and …

The biodegradable burial pod that turns your body into a tree

<b>(CNN) —</b> Your carbon footprint doesn't end in the grave.<p>While you rest in peace, the wood, the synthetic cushioning and the metals generally used in traditional coffins -- as well as the concrete around reinforced graves -- continue to litter the earth.<p>"A lot of energy also goes into producing these …

Sustainability

Power-Blox uses swarm intelligence to create autonomous 'Internet of energy' micro-grids

<b>The company has developed a scalable energy product that can create plug-and-power grids capable of storing and distributing electricity from a</b> …

This solar panel produces up to 5 liters of drinking water per day from the air

<b>Zero Mass Water's Source device is a rooftop solar device that produces water instead of just electricity.</b><p>With the virtual explosion of rooftop solar …

Follow the sun: Here are the first smart solar panels tracking sunlight

The next generation of solar systems has arrived. This all-in-one system actually tracks the sun soaring across the sky. Smart!<p>It gets even smarter, …

New super-thin film acts like "air conditioner" for buildings

Engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder have developed a thin, artificially structured “metamaterial” that can cool objects without the use …

goTenna Off-Grid Text & GPS

$132.70 Get Your Stuff!<p>4<p>Product<br>• Features<br>• Photos<p>goTenna helps you stay connected, when it matters the most<br>• Use your iOS or Android phone to send texts & …

Off-grid

8 Ketogenic Foods That Can Help You Lose Weight | Women's Health

If you're looking for the most hard core low-carb diet of all the low-carb diets, the ketogenic diet is it.<p>The trendy ketogenic diet, which reportedly has fans like Lebron James and Kim Kardashian, reduces your daily carb intake to 35 grams or less, depending on the plan you follow. That's about …

Living Off the Grid by Producing Your Own Energy

Primitive electricity is all about the quick and easy (or not so easy) ways of creating small amounts of energy at home.<p>DIY projects are fun and can …

Clean Energy

5 Amazing Products For Your Off-Grid Survival

Today’s article is aimed at boosting your chances of survival when living off-grid, and then some!<p>I mean, the ideas I will present to you today are …

Zero Waste Living: Everything You Need to Know

How to reduce your impact on the environment<p>From clothes and food to <i>stuff</i>, how many times per week do you throw out unloved, unwanted or unused …

Sustainability

Breakthrough Solar Cell Captures CO2 and Sunlight, Produces Burnable Fuel

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have engineered a potentially game-changing solar cell that cheaply and efficiently converts …

Arturo Vittori's Warka Water towers harvest clean drinking water from the air

<b>Future Makers:</b> in this exclusive movie, Italian architect Arturo Vittori explains how his wooden Warka Water structures can provide clean drinking …

The power of sunlight can pull clean drinking water from thin air

21st-century sorcery<p>Water. Its absence has ignited wars and leveled societies. It’s our most precious commodity and one that is growing increasingly scarce.<p>What if you could pull it out of thin air?<p>Cody Friesen, founder of Arizona startup Zero Mass Water, is on a mission to do just that.<p>“Drinking …

Water

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Off the Grid Home Ideas - Power Generation Ideas and their Costs - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

Now this is one that many people have dreamed about and probably rumored about 25 years ago: Off The Grid Homes. Are you familiar with such an idea? …

25 Plans to Build Your Own Fully Customized Tiny House on a Budget

If you’ve been dreaming of building your very own tiny house but you don’t have a clue where to begin, Pin-Up Houses is an awesome starting …

Living Rooms

Every GTX 1070/1080 sold comes with a free ‘Gears of War 4’ on PC, Xbox One

If you’re looking to upgrade your PC to the latest generation of Nvidia hardware, now would be a good time to do it. Not only do you get all of the …

Going Green: Natural Cooling Strategies

This summer, temperatures in Santa Barbara have been moderate, but the rest of the country has seen scorching weather, hitting record highs. Given …

How to make your compost - easy, cheap, and sustainable

Composting can make a big difference for the soil in your garden – or why not, even in your flower pots. If more people composted then we’d enjoy …

This device can literally pull clean drinking water out of thin air

The presence of that vapor becomes especially apparent in the summer, when droplets collect on glasses of ice water and air conditioning units drip onto unsuspecting passersby.<p>An Israeli company called Water-Gen does not think of that condensation as a byproduct; instead, it has built machines …

This Startup Has Brought Off-Grid Solar to 65 Million People

Decade-old startup d.light has sold solar-powered lanterns and lights to millions of customers in off-grid rural areas like Sub-Saharan Africa.<p>But …

Off-grid

REVEL Gear Gives You Light and Power When You Go Off-Grid

The idea of going off the grid for a few days is exhilarating. Imagining a world without ringing phones, loud TVs, and a constant buzz is enough to …

Off-grid

It's Time To Rethink The American City

A panel at the American Institute of Architects convention discussed some of the greatest challenges facing today’s cities and suburbs.<p>It’s day two of the American Institute of Architects convention in Chicago, where more than 20,000 attendees have gathered to talk about architecture and design. …

Mind-control: ‘I drove a car with my thoughts’

A car in Germany can be steered with thought alone. Rose Eveleth asks its driver and his team about the fiendishly difficult skills required to steer mind-controlled vehicles.<p>Henrik Matzke is in the driving seat of a car, poised to make a very unusual manoeuvre. The car pulls up to a junction. He …

The Brain

Send In The Drones: How UAV Photography Is Changing Filmmaking

Whether it’s advertising or your next summer vacation video, drone photography is set to change how you see everything.<p>When photographer Iwan Zwarts was in South Africa recently, he was able to frame shots like never before. Instead of wandering around for hours, looking to set up his tripod and …

Drones

New Video Games Based On NASA Tech Change Gameplay Based On How Stressed You Are

Promising NASA technology rarely stays cooped up at the agency. Over the years, NASA research has spun off into innumerable commercial applications, including everything from better artificial limb technology to improved water purification systems.<p>On June 17, NASA teamed up with innovation platform …

The Brain