New gadget enables on-demand solar energy, without installing panels

SunPort solar outlet plug -- New gadget enables on-demand solar energy, without installing panels

Vaulted retreat hall uses two different types of bamboo

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Nice shades: Counterpoint House has louvred light shelves to bounce light deep into house

The horizontal aluminum slats that make up the reflector screen help cut down on glare as light flows through the front of the home. Interior walls are the canvas for a delicate movement of light and shadow.

BIG launches a Kickstarter to raise money to build giant smoke ring generator

Full Steam Ahead: BIG Launches Kickstarter for Vapor Ring Generator - News - Architectural Record

Li-Fi could bring us faster Internet (and the light we need to read it)

LiFi: What if we transmitted WiFi through our electric light sources?

Glass paint can cool down metal roofs

For many roofs, white paint is the best way to cool down, but for metal roofs a new glass coating could be even better.

INDEX: Can Wristify work as a personal air conditioner?

Wristify: Wearable thermostat regulates your body temperature - INDEX: Design to Improve Life®

What's at 'the peak of inflated expectations' now?

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Vertical Farm Opens In Singapore, Sells Out Instantly

Vertical Farm Opens In Singapore, Sells Out Instantly. Producing half a ton of produce daily, this is a serious enterprise.