28 Jun '14, 3pm

Ocean Cleanup Array Could Clean Half the Pacific Garbage Patch in Years via @Inhabitat

Ocean Cleanup Array Could Clean Half the Pacific Garbage Patch in Years via @Inhabitat

Last year we reported on teenage inventor Boyan Slat’s plans to create an Ocean Cleanup Array that could remove 7,250,000 tons of plastic waste from the world’s oceans. His proposal for an anchored network of floating booms and processing platforms received a lot of criticism – but now, just over a year later, Boyan is back with the results of a year-long investigation that shows his invention does offer a feasible method to rid the world’s oceans of plastic pollution. In fact, he claims that a single array could remove

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/19-year-olds-ocean-cleanup-array-cou...

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ecowatch.com 28 Jun '14, 9pm

He’s ambitious, backed by 100 researchers, environmentalists and communications professionals, and he’s only 19. Boyan Sla...

Dive into excellence. Discover the Ocean Sport™ Blue

Dive into excellence. Discover the Ocean Sport™...

harrywinston.com 27 Jun '14, 4pm

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TECH PROJECT w #3DPrinting: Planters w Irrigation System: #Sustainable #Design #Innovation #Eco #Architecture #Green

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inhabitat.com 28 Jun '14, 3pm

that can be set up in an amazing array of configurations. The modular system utilizes the connections between each planter...

INTERVIEW: Boyan Slat, Teenage Inventor of the Ocean Cleanup Array: Last

INTERVIEW: Boyan Slat, Teenage Inventor of the ...

inhabitat.com 07 Jul '14, 6pm

Last year, 19-year-old inventor Boyan Slat made waves by designing an “ Ocean Cleanup Array” which he claimed could remove...

Mass Pacific Starfish Die Off Linked to Warming Oceans

Mass Pacific Starfish Die Off Linked to Warming...

inhabitat.com 24 Jun '14, 3pm

scientists have been scrambling to understand why starfish in the Pacific Ocean have been dying in droves. In fact, the pr...

Recycled Cork Surfboards from Richpeoplethings: Respecting Both Earth and Ocean

Recycled Cork Surfboards from Richpeoplethings:...

inhabitat.com 24 Jun '14, 7pm

is a social enterprise located in Murcia, Spain, that was born from the idea of suggesting creative alternatives to an oth...

7 Tips for a Red, White and GREEN Fourth of July!

7 Tips for a Red, White and GREEN Fourth of July!

inhabitat.com 28 Jun '14, 12pm

Who wants to worry about pesticides on this day of patriotism? We recommend steering clear of foods produced on factory fa...

Our garbage is polluting the remotest, deepest ocean - The Ecologist

Our garbage is polluting the remotest, deepest ...

theecologist.org 01 Jul '14, 11am

Not one site was free of human garbage. It was found in the shallowest waters as well as the deepest. Underwater surveys c...

How to Design a Passive House Off-Grid, and Without Foam

How to Design a Passive House Off-Grid, and Wit...

inhabitat.com 27 Jun '14, 6pm

When the opportunity arose to design and build a small guest house and office for my family, I jumped at the chance to des...

A New Study Stresses Need for Increased Awareness of the Benefits of Healthy Design Practices: Kensington High...

A New Study Stresses Need for Increased Awarene...

Sitting on a former brownfield site and rail yard in Philadelphia, the Kensington High School for the Creative and Perform...