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Untitled. Bruno Latour. Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre.

Bruno Latour

Bruno Latour (Beaune, 22 de junho de 1947) é um antropólogo, sociólogo e filósofo da ciência francês. Acontecimentos. Estudantes criam parede que promete substituir ar condicionado. Smart panels connect you to energy savings. Smart Distribution Panel. Compostaggio: i 13 sistemi più innovativi. Vi abbiamo parlato spesso del compostaggio, e cioè di quel particolare processo mediante il quale è possibile ricavare dei fertilizzanti 100% naturali e di altissima qualità, attraverso la decomposizione dei rifiuti organici, scarti alimentari e vegetali.

Compostaggio: i 13 sistemi più innovativi

Oggi attraverso questa operazione di riciclo è possibile ottenere un compost prezioso, molto importante per l’agricoltura biologica ma anche per il nostro giardino. I sistemi che abbiamo a disposizione sono molteplici e adatti a ogni esigenza: esistono compostiere sia da interni che da esterni, manuali o automatiche, adatte al compostaggio domestico o addirittura a quello comunitario. Ma vediamo quali sono le ultime novità del momento. 1) Sistema di compostaggio Biophyllic Questo sistema di compostaggio, progettato dalla Cooler Solutions Inc., deve il suo nome al concetto di biofilia, e cioè il legame istintivo tra gli esseri umani e gli altri esseri viventi. 2) Il secchio di Bokashi. Old Red Goes Green: Recycled Wall Brick Built to Save Water.

It might look like your typical old red clay house-building brick on one side, but turn it over and there is a shift that hints at a deeper design change – one that is eco-friendly but also expressive in a way that most walls or brick are not.

Old Red Goes Green: Recycled Wall Brick Built to Save Water

Energia solar financia melhorias em condomínios do Minha Casa Minha Vida. Micro-usina de energia solar tem com potencial para abastecer 3,6 mil domicílios em um anoFoto: Agência Caixa.

Energia solar financia melhorias em condomínios do Minha Casa Minha Vida

NO.V.A - Nós Vivemos o Amanhã. Enel Brasil apresenta primeira casa do futuro feita por crowdsourcing. A casa, construída como parte do projeto NO.V.A., também será a primeira moradia do futuro que funcionará como um “living lab”, com pessoas vivendo no ambiente por um tempo e testando as soluções inovadoras diariamente.

Enel Brasil apresenta primeira casa do futuro feita por crowdsourcing

This Ingenious $20 Lamp Gets All Its Energy From Gravity. The ingenious GravityLight—a light that gets all its energy from its own weight—first appeared about three years ago.

This Ingenious $20 Lamp Gets All Its Energy From Gravity

We wrote about it as it was launching on Indiegogo and went on to raise $399,590. It provides free light (after you've bought it). It's cheap. Conheça a primeira creche sustentável do Brasil. Sustentabilidade tem que ser ensinada e estimulada desde cedo, não é verdade?

Conheça a primeira creche sustentável do Brasil

A Prefeitura de Florianópolis, em Santa Catarina, concorda com isso e até já inaugurou uma creche sustentável, a primeira em todo o Brasil. Localizada em Costeira do Pirajubé, a unidade de ensino batizada de Hassis está adequada ao padrão internacional de sustentabilidade e teve um investimento na casa dos R$ 4,4 milhões do Ministério da Educação e do Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento. Inaugurada em abril deste ano, a Creche Hassis ocupa um terreno de quase 12 mil metros quadrados, cedido pela Secretaria do Patrimônio da União (SPU). A construção de 1.182 m² possui 10 salas com varandas pergoladas feitas de madeira certificada, pátio coberto, refeitório com varanda, banheiros e outros espaços com acessibilidade. Creating Roads From Sand and Bacteria Instead of Oil. Improving America’s infrastructure has been a major priority for the Obama Administration, with a lot of money going into repairing the country’s roads and bridges.

Creating Roads From Sand and Bacteria Instead of Oil

Couple Lives Off-the-Grid in Incredible Floating, Self-Sustainable Home. Since 1992, husband and wife Wayne Adams and Catherine King have lived completely off-the-grid in a floating home made of 12 platforms in Cypress Bay, British Columbia.

Couple Lives Off-the-Grid in Incredible Floating, Self-Sustainable Home

The Canadian couple and their two kids are completely self-sustaining, eating whatever King grows in her garden as well as the seafood that Adams catches fresh from the ocean. With electricity powered by solar panels and photovoltaic generators, and water from rainfall and the nearby waterfall, the family has created an utterly unique, green lifestyle. In addition to being environmentally friendly, their home—called Freedom Cove is an incredible work of architecture, design, and pure fun. Painted turquoise and magenta, the floating abode includes a dance floor, an art gallery, a guest lighthouse, five greenhouses, and a studio where the family lives. During their free time, Adams, 66, carves and sells sculptures, while King, 59, focuses on painting, dancing, music, and writing. La Educación Prohibida - Película Completa HD. Shower of the Future. Shower of the Future. NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council)

Aerial Walkway in Cape Town Allows Visitors to Take a Surreal Stroll Above the Trees. This surreal walkway recently installed in Cape Town, South Africa, creates a meandering, aerial path that allows visitors to stroll through the treetops.

Aerial Walkway in Cape Town Allows Visitors to Take a Surreal Stroll Above the Trees

GCR - Innovation - A cute, concrete-eating deconstruction robot? Why not? 31 July 2013 Imagine a robot that thoughtfully munches away at structures, digesting the concrete and efficiently excreting clean, reusable aggregate and cement. As Rod Sweet reports, somebody has. ERO Concrete De-Construction Robot Can Eat Entire Buildings. Demolishing buildings the traditional way - with dynamite and wrecking balls - is undoubtedly fun, but a touch messy and impractical. Now a California State University graduate, Omer Haciomeroglu, may have come up with a beautifully elegant solution: the ERO Concrete De-Construction Robot. Rather than simply smash down concrete buildings, Haciomeroglu's device uses high pressure water to break down concrete which it then sucks up. Concrete Eating Robots Could Recycle Entire Buildings. The Ero concept could aid in building a new structure directly out of an old one. The cost of demolishing an existing old building can sometimes rival what is spent on building a new structure.

Today, there is an established industry of building recyclers that reprocess concrete, metal, glass and wood for use in new ways. But it is a complicated, time consuming and messy job sometimes involving hazardous materials. 10 Reasons Why EarthShips Are F!#%ing Awesome. Earthships are 100% sustainable homes that are both cheap to build and awesome to live in. They offer amenities like no other sustainable building style you have come across.

Ten Things Learned Living Off-grid in Canada. For two years we travelled the country to find off-gridders, and studied their ways of life. Trailer for 'Life off Grid,' an upcoming documentary film by the authors. Learn more here. It was in 2011 that I first understood what off-grid living really meant. Before then I had heard people claim they were off-grid if they switched their cell phone off for a day or two. BIG architects chosen to design europacity, france. Apr 16, 2013 BIG architects chosen to design europacity, france europacity by BIG architects BIG architects with additional team members t/e/s/s, transsolar, BASE landscape architects, transitec and michel forgue have been chosen to design an 80 hectare cultural and commercial destination, europacity in france.

World's Coolest Offices of the Future. Stylish Eco-Friendly Villas Renew More Than They Consume. In the city of Kunming located in Southwest China, Vincent Callebaut Architectures has designed 45 stunning villas they call Flavours Orchard. Smart city, smart planet: Sensity is creating a billion-node network of global sensors — in street lights. There are over four billion street lights in the world. Almost all of them are high-intensity discharge lights that use mercury vapor or some other toxic substance to create light. All of them require power, and most burn out every two years.

Now, what if all these could become nodes on a sensor network spanning the entire globe? The 3D Printer That Can Print A 2,500 Square Foot House In 20 Hours. Moss Graffiti. Tec - Tecnologia de ponta ajuda cidades inteligentes a melhorar dia a dia de habitantes - 01/07. O crescimento urbano provoca o acúmulo de cada vez mais pessoas em grandes metrópoles, o que resulta em mais carros, maior gasto de energia elétrica, mais lixo, mais violência. A necessidade de uma gestão inteligente --e, claro, mais sustentável-- disso tudo acabou por criar o conceito chamado de cidade inteligente --"smart city", como chamam os especialistas.