Solar-Powerd Pipe Designed To Desalinate 1.5 Billion Gallons Of Drinking Water For California

As California faces water scarcity in the coming years, the amount of energy needed to produce water will surely increase. Luckily, designs like ‘The Pipe’ may be able to solve California’s severe water shortage problems. Submitted to LAGI (Land Art Generator Initiative) – a design competition for the city of Santa Monica, The Pipe was…

Woman Turns Her New York Apartment Into An Indoor Jungle With 500 Plants

Summer Rayne Oakes lives in an urban jungle, and I mean that literally. Because the environmental scientist (and plant whisperer. And bug collector. And model) has managed to cram her 1,200 square-foot apartment in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, with 500 different plants ranging from herbs and flowers to fruit and vegetables. “I think that the only way…