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  • December 17, 2020
    In a huge virtual stand, Future Food Institute and EIT Food took us around Europe thanks to the MAKEathons: learn more about them and discover the toolkit that let you decide the next hackathon!#MFR2020 Reloaded: the experience of Future F...
    December 9, 2020
    Future Food Institute returns to Maker Faire Rome with EIT Food, to show the results of the MAKEathon, a series of hackathons held throughout Europe with the aim of addressing the major challenges aff...FUTURE FOOD INSTITUTE @ MAKER FAIRE ROME 2020...
    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 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...
    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 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
    June 14, 2020
    Like in many other industries, pandemic has created major disruption in the packaging sector We won’t go back to single-use plastic: the industry has much more to offer. by Barbara […]How is the COVID-19 crisis impacting the pack...