Tina Adams

114 Added | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | 21 Followers | @TinaAdamshenn | Keep up with Tina Adams on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Tina Adams”

Outdoor Spaces

IKEA is launching a new line of ultra low-cost furniture made entirely of paper!

Swedish flatpack furniture manufacturer IKEA keeps pushing the envelope when it comes to affordable design – and the company is currently developing …

Furniture

Nanoleaf's Gem LED light bulb shines like a glimmering jewel

Want to save energy and look good doing it? The new Nanoleaf Gem LED light bulb makes going green easy and stylish with its elegant faceted design. …

FitDesk Lets You Pedal Your Way to Fitness While You Work

Telecommuting saves workers money on subway or gas costs while conserving energy – but it can also mean less exercise. The folks at FitDesk have a …

Indoor Cycling

Smart Urban Villages: Efficient and sustainable community living

For most of human history, we've lived in groups a lot larger than our family unit, and reaped considerable benefits from it. Modern urban life, on …

Urban Agriculture

Responsive bioclimatic skin wraps around LEED Gold ICTA-ICP building in Barcelona

Sustainability isn’t just about eco-friendly materials—a growing architectural trend suggests responsive and adaptive design is the future for a more …

NASA captures best photo yet of strange lights on dwarf planet Ceres

NASA's Dawn spacecraft has done it again. The prolific probe has captured its best image yet of the strange bright spots on the dwarf planet …

Quonochontaug House is a daylit vacation home in Rhode Island that uses light as sculpture

New York–based design studio Bernheimer Architecture designed this daylit vacation house in Rhode Island, the interior of which plays with light as …

Rhode Island

Hycopter stores energy in form of hydrogen, not air

Singapore-based Horizon Unmanned Systems (HUS) this month introduced the hycopter, which they said is the world's first hydrogen fuel cell-powered …

Hydrogen

Digitally fabricated wooden vases by Zaha Hadid and Gareth Neal mimic handcrafting techniques

Zaha Hadid and designer Gareth Neal collaborated to create these amazing wooden vases. The designs, which reflect Hadid's signature aesthetics, …

Design

Cash on the Hood of an Electric Car

You've probably heard of that psychology study that found that children are more likely to go for one marshmallow now than the promise of two marshmallows later. Researchers at UC Davis have found that car buyers are no different and are more likely to buy the car that comes with an offer of an …

Electric Vehicles

World's First 'Solar Road' Is Generating Even More Power Than Expected

An experimental bike path that also functions as a giant solar cell has far exceeded expectations in the six months it's been in use -- and that has scientists eyeing roadways as possible sources of solar energy to power street lights, traffic systems, and electric cars.<p>SolaRoad, as the …

Roads

New York’s eco-friendly food carts: The next generation of street vending?

In a pilot program, some 500 eco-friendly food carts will be provided to New York City street vendors. The initiative reflects how restaurants and …

Apple Is The Greenest Tech Company

Greenpeace names the planet's cleanest--and dirtiest--internet tech giants<p>Instead of the red blush of a Macintosh, Apple seems to be turning a bright shade of Granny Smith green. This week Greenpeace released their Click Clean report, an analysis of the environmental practices of the largest …

Internal Carbon Fees Fund Data Center Energy Innovation at Microsoft

When it committed to 100 percent carbon-neutral operations in 2012, <b>Microsoft</b> started the unusual practice of charging each of its internal …

Alternative Energy

Tesla introduces home batteries to store solar power

The launch of a new battery for homes that can store solar power for use in the evenings is "another nail in the coffin of conventional utilities", …

Clean Energy

This Blazing Fast Electric Car is Powered by Saltwater!

Nanoflowcell has developed the world’s first saltwater-powered electric car – the Quant e-Sportlimousine – it just received approval for testing in …

Audi just created fuel from water and carbon dioxide

29th Apr 2015<p>Audi has just created a new fuel out of water and CO2, and they're calling it "blue crude". What does this mean for the car industry and …

Carbon Dioxide

Interlocking windmills make green energy as easy as assembling LEGOs

The German company EMAMIDESIGN has developed an innovative way to harness the power of wind. Interlocking, compact windmills combine to make the …

Refrigeration Battery Could Lower Supermarket Energy Use 40%

The capacity to deliver continuous electricity for refrigeration is one of the central planks of the modern-day food distribution system.<p>Using fossil …

Top Five Air Powered Vehicles

If the Cash for Clunkers incentive wasn’t enough to curb your unsettled feeling about owning a new gas guzzler, you might want to start saving for …

Muscle Cars

Drumi cleans clothes with no power and little water

In most homes, a significant amount of water and electricity is allotted to operating washing machines and drying clothes. That’s all fine and good …

Trends

Green Roofs And White Roofs: Low Tech Ways To Save Tons Of Energy

Painting roofs white is an easy way to reflect heat and save costs in the summer. But even better is planting gardens on rooftops, bringing the green …

Arduino

Melbourne’s Pixel leads the way on eco-developments

Melbourne has secured accolades, being highlighted as one of “the world’s greenest buildings” in an infographic of 12 leading developments.<p>The …

Someone Figured Out How to GROW a Chair in an Environmentally Friendly Way

Looking for a unique setup for your dining room? Might we recommend some homegrown chairs? British designer Gavin Munro heads up a company called …

Dining Rooms

Green computer server heats homes for free

Netherlands-based Nerdalize is using the heat produced from computer servers to warm the homes they are installed in.<p>1 Apr 2015<p>The most ecologically …

Cadillac CT6 plug-in hybrid to debut this month in Shanghai

Cadillac has unveiled the 2016 Cadillac CT6 flagship sedan at the New York Auto Show, and even though the company showed off three different …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Google Analytics