Just too hot; a touch too cold. Working in an office building can be a temperature roller coaster, with the dictatorship of air-conditioning systems seeming able to keep people too hot and cold simultaneously. Advertisements
Bug Out Bag for Dogs: Make sure your dog is prepared Do you have a bug out bag for your dog? Most dogs are perfectly capable of carrying most if not all of their own supplies in packs on their backs. These bug out bag for dogs will allow Fido to carry their own water and food… Continue reading Bug Out Bag for Dogs: Make sure your dog is prepared
“I’ll never forget the sound. The sound of metal crunching,” says George Larson, a passenger on Indian Airlines Flight 440 from Chennai (Madras) to New Delhi in 1973. It was 22:30 – pitch black outside. A storm was raging, and the plane was flying low. The rear end slammed into the ground first. Larson was thrown from… Continue reading http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170711-what-not-to-do-in-a-disaster?utm_source=pocket&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=pockethits
A tale of two disaster-ready cities, the view on participatory urbanism from Aarhus and LA’s inventive way of dealing with the hot, hot heat.
When the sun radiates blistering heat, how hot the air feels depends on how much moisture is in it. Ninety degrees Fahrenheit could pass for an unpleasant 100 degrees or a dangerous 132.
We first covered Roosegaarde Studio’s smog eating tower in 2015, before it was built and sent to China. I noted at the time that “Daan is an artist and provocateur as well as an inventor, so a project like this is going to do a lot more than just clear the air. It has to make a… Continue reading https://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-product-design/bike-design-daan-roosegaarde-cleans-air-while-you-ride.html
A major problem for boat owners is that on the hull of the ship, mussels, algae, and barnacles start to grow. These creatures can damage the paint, slow down the boat, and can cause the boat to become off balance, so unless you like to keelhaul people, it’s best to prevent this kind of growth.… Continue reading https://materia.nl/article/boat-coating-crustacean-waste
Retro styling with modern-day components is a great foundation to start with, but adding on a LEGO-like modular interior takes these camper trailers from Happier Camper to the next level