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This low-tech gravity-fed watering system is based on an ancient irrigation technique

This low-tech gravity-fed watering system is based on an ancient irrigation technique

Clayola Egypt’s low-tech watering setup can keep your houseplants or garden watered when you’re away. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Foldable 3-wheeled scooter shows a new direction in personal electric vehicles

Foldable 3-wheeled scooter shows a new direction in personal electric vehicles

With a purported 25-mile range and speeds of up to 22 mph from its 500W hub motor, plus a double wishbone suspension and the riding stability of a 3-wheeled stance, the Transboard is a new flavor of e-mobility. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Wood fibers make for cheap, portable water filtration

Wood fibers make for cheap, portable water filtration

The electricity-free system could be used in refugee camps. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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How to win-win when cutting environmental regulations and building walls

How to win-win when cutting environmental regulations and building walls

The art of “umdenken” – German for rethinking the problem This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Simulator predicts how a tsunami will behave before it hits

Simulator predicts how a tsunami will behave before it hits

The system only takes 10 minutes to make the prediction giving governments and rescue teams time to prepare. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Reusable sponge material can collect oil from both the surface and depths of seawater

Reusable sponge material can collect oil from both the surface and depths of seawater

This revolutionary new material can be wrung out allowing the oil and the sponge to be used again. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Plants could be supercharged to absorb more carbon dioxide

Plants could be supercharged to absorb more carbon dioxide

New technology could make plants our best defense against climate change. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Gardens make "bad hombres" into good neighbors

Gardens make "bad hombres" into good neighbors

All this talk of “bad hombres” got you down? Here’s an antidote. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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How a 1/2 acre urban garden became a hub for many more

How a 1/2 acre urban garden became a hub for many more

It’s not even about food growing anymore, say Kane and Fiona Hogan. It’s about cultivating community. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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NASA's new efficient super computing facility will save 1.3 million gallons of water a year

NASA's new efficient super computing facility will save 1.3 million gallons of water a year

The computing facility will help researchers with NASA missions while reducing its environmental impact. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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