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Green Product: Breathing Skins adapts to the environment
A showroom in Germany allows users to experience technology that adapts internal conditions to its external environment.
Khanya Njalo brings solar lighting to rural communities
The project, initiated in rural KwaZulu-Natal, provides solar powered lighting solutions to rural communities.
Green Product: Harvest Cart is a solution to backyard farming
The small-scale harvesting cart makes collecting produce easier.
Green Product: Citycropps virtually helps create a functional garden
Citycropps is an urban agricultural project that virtually assists app users as they cultivate their own organic gardens.
EVOLVE: Egypt’s local artists interpret Phobia
Cairo-based art project, EVOLVE calls local artists together to contemplate and share their digital interpretations of phobia.
Swale: the floating food forest
The Brooklyn-based project is a self-sustaining ecosystem, created to redesign our relationship with food.
BeSeens: LED imbedded, hand-signalling cycling gloves
BeSeens use motion detection and LED lighting to make indicating safer for cyclists.
EnerGaia’s rival new production method for Spirulina
Thailand-based EnerGaia has created a unique bioreactor to manufacture a purer Spirulina sustainably.
Anna Raimondo’s latest collection – NOIR
Cape Town’s Anna Raimondo releases her latest range, NOIR, for her jewellery design company, Smith.
Recycle India finds a solution to dangerous waste materials
Recycle India turns oil drums and tyres into furniture.
The Mimi Moto cookstove is cleaner and safer than traditional cookstoves
Mimi Moto’s cookstove makes clean, safe cooking accessible to everyone.
Lungile Mbokane: An emerging graphic artist telling stories through his work
Johannesburg artist, Lungile Mbokane, speaks about his work and creative process.
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