ECO/GREEN

Plastic Bottle Village recycles PET bottles to build houses
Plastic Bottle Village recycles PET bottles to build houses

Plastic Bottle Village recycles PET bottles to build houses

When it comes to green architecture, many recycled things come to our mind from clay houses to PET bottle construction. One example of such environment friendly architecture is the world’s first Plastic Bottle Village located on Isla Colón in Panama. The entire…

Susan McLeary grows real succulents on pieces of jewelry
Susan McLeary grows real succulents on pieces of jewelry

Susan McLeary grows real succulents on pieces of jewelry

Bringing a piece of nature to urban women, American florist Susan McLeary creates fashion-forward jewelry that grows real succulents. She has created beautiful real flower jewelry pieces, such as bracelets, necklaces, rings and headbands. The one-of-a-kind living jewelry is designed…

15 tree-hugging buildings that playfully embrace the trunk
15 tree-hugging buildings that playfully embrace the trunk

15 tree-hugging buildings that playfully embrace the trunk

Over the years humans have chopped down countless number of tress to build luxury residential or commercial properties. As a result, nature is now suffering with global warming due to deforestation. Deforestation also leads to reduced amount of water in…

3D printed underwater city would be made out of found ocean trash
3D printed underwater city would be made out of found ocean trash

3D printed underwater city would be made out of found ocean trash

It’s sad to know that the beautiful oceans around us are filled with trash. But Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut wants to recycle oceanic garbage into amazing metropolis. This futuristic oceanscrapers will be made entirely of 3D printed harvested algae and…

Adidas unveils eco-friendly sneaker with 3D-printed midsole
Adidas unveils eco-friendly sneaker with 3D-printed midsole

Adidas unveils eco-friendly sneaker with 3D-printed midsole

Few months back, active wear brand Adidas and environmental institute Parley for the Oceans joined hands together to develop an eco-friendly running shoe made from recycled plastic ocean waste. Taking the initiative further, the two organizations have teamed up once…

Eco-friendly WeWood watches offer a stylish way to go natural
Eco-friendly WeWood watches offer a stylish way to go natural

Eco-friendly WeWood watches offer a stylish way to go natural

While some people love flaunting luxurious and sophisticated timepieces, these WeWood watches are only targeting customers who are concerned about the impact that these time-tellers would have on the planet. WeWood watches express environmental care not just by creating artistic…

Alison Moritsugu portrays hyper-realistic landscapes on salvaged wood
Alison Moritsugu portrays hyper-realistic landscapes on salvaged wood

Alison Moritsugu portrays hyper-realistic landscapes on salvaged wood

People from 18th and 19th centuries have actually seen the true beauty of American landscapes before industrialization. But with changing time, people chopped down trees to meet the needs of rapid modernization. However, New York-based artist Alison Moritsugu wants urban…

Stella Lux drives 930 miles on a single charge in World Solar Challenge
Stella Lux drives 930 miles on a single charge in World Solar Challenge

Stella Lux drives 930 miles on a single charge in World Solar Challenge

Recently, 42 car racing teams have participated for a 1900 mile (3000 kilometer) trek in Australia, as part of the World Solar Challenge that focuses on energy efficiency. Unlike other car races, this solar-powered car race aims at utilizing less…