Monthly Archives: November 2011

11.30.11 Fish Out Of Water III

Marine Iguana (Wikipedia)

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11.29.11 Fish Out Of Water II

Amphibious Fish Evolution in action!

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11.28.11 Fish Out Of Water

Pisces Constellation (Wikipedia)

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11.25.11 Fuel Cell Confidential

Microbial Fuel Cell (Wikipedia) The main hub of the Microbial home is the Bio Digester Kitchen Island. It converts solid human and vegetable waste into methane gas that powers the rest of the home’s functions. The island includes a chopping surface, … Continue reading

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11.24.11 Pooper Powers

Methane (Wikipedia) Lastly, Philips has built a throne to the source of the methane powered home. The Filtering Squatting toilet separates liquid and solid waste, filtering the first to water to help grow plants and channeling the other to the … Continue reading

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11.23.11 Mighty Mycelium

Mycelium (Wikipedia) The Paternoster Plastic Waste-Upcycler is another awesome invention that will be displayed in the Microbial home. It uses mycelium (that’s right, fungus) to break down plastic packaging and waste. It molds the plastic into toy shapes for kids and … Continue reading

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11.22.11 Fluorescent Proteins

Fluorescent Protein (Wikipedia) The incredible Bio Lights are fueled by the power of methane as well. The “Bio-gas” is made by collecting and burning the gasses bacteria living upon the waste give off. The lamp is a series of hand … Continue reading

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