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PUBLIC MARKS with tag energy

August 2006

Pop-Sci Core77 Design Challenge

by sbrothier
Core77 has joined forces with Popular Science, the world's largest science magazine, to periodically challenge industrial designers to incorporate cutting-edge technology and science into design solutions that address everyday problems and spot emerging opportunities. Each challenge will have a single theme, a brief, a deadline, and a chance for winners to have their designs published in Popular Science magazine and on the and Core77 Websites. In addition, there is a $500 prize or technology prize of similar value (at minimum).

Western Wind Energy Viral Video Contest : Oil sucks, Wind blows !

by sbrothier (via)
We all know that oil sucks, and everybody knows that the wind blows. Show us what "Wind Blows" means to you and you can win 10 large!

Hotchoz New Designs Only.

by sbrothier & 7 others
très bon projet CENTFILS sur les rallonges multiprises

July 2006

XCell 70 / Batterie mince 3 à 5 heures de veille

by sbrothier
Le Xcell 70 est une batterie externe pour portable très mince, de la taille d’un tapis de souris, qui donne environ 3 à 5 heures de veille supplémentaire.

500 Miles Per Gallon Of Gas? It's Possible...

by sciencereader41
"It is now possible to build cars that are powered by a combination of electricity and alcohol-based fuels, with petroleum as only one element among many."

Treehugger: 800 Watt Hours A Day! The Most Efficient Modern House?

by springnet
This house has the conveniences of a modern house, but consumes only 800Whr on average per day. Compare this to a typical U.S. suburban house that uses 45 kilowatt hours (kWh) per day. How is this reduction possible? It's through the strategic use of ultr

June 2006

Using Self-Talk to Overcome Adversity

by bynx
While living on this planet, you can count on one thing: adversity. Sooner or later, something is going to upset your apple cart. The good news is that no event can add up to the end of the world unless you say so: adversity is inevitable and presents itself to test your inner strength and provide an opportunity for personal growth.

Your goals as waveform

by grahamenglish & 1 other
I thought it would be appropriate to use a waveform as a metaphor for your pursuit of musical goals--such as absolute pitch--or pursuit of anything for that matter.

May 2006

Incentives and Rebates

by multilinko (via)
Take advantage of grants, rebates, discounts and other incentives available to help you use less energy, switch to renewable energy and produce less waste at home and on the road. To start, make one or more selections below: