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12.31.10

LTT Picks 2010: Electronic Milk Jug

Here in the United States, we throw out an estimated 16 billion pounds of milk each year. A new hi-tech milk jug might help reduce that waste.

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12.30.10

LTT Picks 2010: Bendy Bike

Another of our favorite concepts of 2010 was the Bendy Bike, the bike that doubles as a bike lock. Designed by Kevin Scott, the bendable bike has segmented sections that allows the bike to wrap completely around a pole, small…

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12.29.10

LTT Picks 2010: Roving Green Roof

One of our favorite concepts of 2010 was Marco Castro Cosio’s roving green roof project, Bus Roots. As we noted then, more than half the world’s population now lives in cities, but increasingly urbanization doesn’t…

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11.30.10

Newsweek’s Green Rankings 2010

Newsweek has announced its second annual “Green Rankings,” a data-driven environmental assessment of the largest 500 U.S. companies and the 100 biggest global companies. The mag’s goal was “to cut through the green…

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11.22.10

Top 10 Words of 2010

It’s Thanksgiving week, which means we’re starting to see annual Top 10 lists. One of our favorites is LiveScience’s Top 10 Words. Coming in at number 10, “simplexity” centers on the notion that simple-seeming things…

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