Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has developed a steam collector that captures pure water for reuse in power plants. The amount of cooling required by any steam-cycle power plant is determined by its thermal efficiency. However, in the nuclear and fossil fuel power plants the cooling
The Baltimore Wood Project is an initiative by US Forest Service that recycles wood waste from old buildings to create a circular economy. This initiative in the US city of Baltimore has collaborated with a few partners to repurpose urban wood waste of the city.
UPM-Kymmene Corporation, a Finnish pulp, paper and timber manufacturer company has built a street-legal prototype of a car entirely out of wood. Dubbed the Biofore Concept Car, the innovative vehicle is designed on the principles of sustainability and recyclability. Inspired by the pine cone, the
Water shortage has become a major problem in almost all the places on our planet in recent years. New and unique methods of water conversation are desperately needed. It is also required that we stop wasting the world’s most valuable resource and start spending water
Most of us love to chew our favorite flavored chewing gums all day long but the mess made by used gum in the streets after we spit them is a pretty ugly sight to watch. However if you are in Cardiff, United Kingdom then you
Daniel Canogar, a Madrid-based visual artist recently exhibited his sculptural installations that gave new life to discarded electronic materials. One sees profound influence of photography, art and video in his creations. These enticing works of art are made from waste electronic materials like VHS tape,
The real purpose of recycling is to help turn materials, which would otherwise land up in waste, into valuable offerings. The entire concept of recycling has been pretty laid back despite people being highly educated about diminishing resources and their consumption stats worldwide. Thus, a
Miina Akkijyrkka was born on July 2, 1949 in Finland and is a Finnish sculptor. She is also a protector of native Finnish cattle breed “Finncattle” that is often kept for dairy production. Miina Akkijyrkka is big fan of cows and that motivated her sculpture