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Posted on November 4, 2011 at 1:00pm — 1 Comment
The bio-light uses different biological technologies to create ambient light effects. The concept explores the use of bioluminescent bacteria, which are fed with methane and composted material (drawn from the methane digester in the Microbial Home system).…Continue
Posted on October 28, 2011 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment
A waste separating squatting toilet that filters effluent while channelling excreta to a methane digester in the Microbial Home system.
The squatting toilet incorporates a handrail to support a person (and improve comfort) in the…
Posted on October 27, 2011 at 12:03pm — 2 Comments
The Apothecary let’s you analyze the state of your health using 4 diagnostic tools that analyze breath, tongue, skin and eyes. These tools help inform you of the state of your health and in particular your health balance. Breath and saliva testing show the state of intestinal flora…Continue
Posted on October 26, 2011 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment
The urban beehive is a concept for keeping bees at home. The beehive is designed to allow us a glimpse into the fascinating world of these industrious creatures and to harvest the honey that they produce.
The design of the beehive is…
Posted on October 25, 2011 at 10:00am — 19 Comments