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  • August 24, 2020
    Sustainable Bamboo. Stopping landslides by planting bamboo: protecting people, lowering carbon and binding the soil. Sustainable Bamboo is taking over in Africa. Could it be a solution somewhere else,...Sustainable Bamboo is Taking Root in Africa
    August 20, 2020
    The City of Helsinki has launched a bold challenge to get rid of fossil fuels A one-million-euro prize is awaiting the initiative with the potential to create new clean heating […]Helsinki’s daring bid to rethink the future...
    August 19, 2020
    Fibre from a relative of the banana tree could replace plastic in face masks and hospital gowns  Abaca is already used in teabags and banknotes   Global efforts to ban […]Masks made from banana-tree species cut plast...
    August 10, 2020
    From California, an upgrade to the modern and ubiquitous air compressor Sustainable, more efficient, easier and safer to use – according to its manufacturer   California-based Carnot claims...The new air compressor is oil free and is ins...
    July 25, 2020
    MFR20 welcoming Eni as Main Partner. MFR20 welcomes Eni – once again – as it’s main partner for the Maker Faire Rome 2020 Edition! We are particuraly proud about their […]MFR20: welcoming Eni as main partner!
    July 16, 2020
    Cambridge Crops develops an edible, imperceptible coating that might replace plastic packaging The coating is perfect to preserve meats and produce Benedetto Marelli, assistant professor of civil and ...MIT startup wraps food in silk for better she...
    July 13, 2020
    Biggest ever ocean clean-up recovers over 100 tons of plastic trash And fishing netsBiggest open ocean clean-up ever!
    June 23, 2020
    A reflection on the asburdity of the human condition at pandemic times   The leafy audience occupied quietly the nearly 2300 seats   Barcelona’s Liceu opera house reopened its doors [&hell...Serenading plants: Barcelona opera reopens wi...
    June 18, 2020
    zoos and aquariums around the world grapple with new bans on wildlife trade The robotic dolphin is so life-like that the volunteers who swam with it were shocked to learn […]Robotic dolphin solve ethical dilemma
    June 17, 2020
    700,000,000 plastic laundry jugs are dumped into landfills just across North America every year   New detergent coming in stripes is hacking the way we do our laundry. Born out the […]Plastic-free, Zero Waste Laundry Detergent