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07.12.11

Why Take The Stairs?

On the LTT inspiration radar, we focus on ‘pace, space and interface.’ Here’s an irreverent intersection of all three. Train commuters in the Netherlands now have the option of the taking the stairs or using a…

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06.27.11

in.gredients : 100% package-free grocery store

A new grocery store soon to open in Austin will offer shoppers 100% package-free products. The new store, in.gredients, is aimed at helping to curb the 1.4 billion pounds of waste Americans create every  day, 40% of which comes…

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05.17.11

TED: Trash into Toys

We’ve always loved the TED series, and since our participation in TED x Taipei earlier this year gave us an inside look, we’re even more impressed. In this video from a recent conference in India,…

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04.29.11

Design: Van Alen Books

The world seems to be moving away from books, but Van Alen Books is making a statement. Not only does the new bookstore boast interesting green design elements (recycled doors turned into shelf space, benches, staircases…

04.27.11

Watch: Bag It

Did you need another documentary telling you about how much plastic waste there is in this world? Well, yes, and it’s a good one. Bag It is airing now on National Public Television- click here

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03.18.11

Discarded Trees > Lamps & Sconces

Check out these lamps and wall sconces made from discarded trees, designed by et al. Collaborative. Tree trunks and branches adorned by a single lightbulb.

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