25 Feb '12, 6pm

What to do with your skis when there's no snow!

What to do with your skis when there's no snow!

from your outdoor sports craze last year need not to gather dust and cobwebs inside the closet. Ski Chair takes old skateboards, ski boards, golf clubs, and other sports equipment that have seen better days and recycles them into unusual and creative furniture. Check out their chairs made from wakeboards, snowboards, and baseball bats. Schools replacing old sports equipment might want to come up with a similar project instead of sending a whole team’s worth of used sports equipment to the garbage bin.

Full article: http://www.theenvironmentalblog.org/2012/02/unusual-recyc...

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Snow and Volcanoes on Kamchatka

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Besides bordering the Pacific Ocean, the east coast of Eurasia and the west coast of the Americas have something in common...

Snow and Volcanoes on Kamchatka [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 25 Feb '12, 11pm

Besides bordering the Pacific Ocean, the east coast of Eurasia and the west coast of the Americas have something in common...

Snow and Volcanoes on Kamchatka: Most of Kamcha...

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 25 Feb '12, 11pm

Besides bordering the Pacific Ocean, the east coast of Eurasia and the west coast of the Americas have something in common...

Snow and Volcanoes on Kamchatka : Image of the ...

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Besides bordering the Pacific Ocean, the east coast of Eurasia and the west coast of the Americas have something in common...

Eco Criteria Series Part V: Recycled Fashion

Eco Criteria Series Part V: Recycled Fashion

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National Office Systems Adds Furniture Systems ...

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Kudos to @FastCompany for printing on recycled paper. Here's why other magazines should do the same:

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Salvaged & Refined: Modern Warehouse Furniture By Fin Art Co.

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treehugger.com 17 Feb '12, 8pm

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This is pretty amazing! Giant snow art turns the ground into a canvas.

This is pretty amazing! Giant snow art turns th...

grist.org 22 Feb '12, 4pm

Sometimes it’s nice to stop worrying about the fate of the planet and just appreciate it for its beauty — and it doesn’t h...

Heavy Snow in Lebanon and Syria [image] #NASA

Heavy Snow in Lebanon and Syria [image] #NASA

earthobservatory.nasa.gov 21 Feb '12, 9pm

From February 17 to 19, 2012, a severe storm blasted the Lebanese coast with 100-kilometer (60-mile) winds and dropped up ...

BMW i8 Spy Photo Reveals Unusual Doors: By Jeff Cobb BMW's plug-in hybrid i8 looks like it will feature innovati...

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Rugged, One-Of-a-Kind Furniture is "Made Worldwide & Recycled In Brooklyn"

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Recycled raw materials play a major role in the...

ecotextile.com 21 Feb '12, 4pm

NEW YORK – Recycled raw materials play a major role in the latest collection of lightweight, performance sportswear jersey...