solar powered bricks

Interesting innovation from Exeter University: Scientists want to transform the walls of buildings into vast resources of renewable power generation and storage. Are smart solar bricks, super-capacitor bricks and microbial fuel cells really the future

the future is 3-d

3-d is everywhere… For example, craft-making is turning more and more to the digital world: The maker culture in general supports open-source hardware. Typical interests enjoyed by the maker culture include engineering-oriented pursuits such as electronics, robotics, 3-D printing,

keeping practical…

“There are other great blogs for theory and aesthetic. This blog is all about the practical. What can we do now and in the near future to live and make the world more solarpunk?” Practical

Here’s a very good exploration of SolarPunk basics: 10 Signs You May Be a Solarpunk – YouTube With lots more here from the same author: The Solarpunk Scene – Think. Feel. Solarpunk

This is from an excellent article in last month’s Climate Change Review: Imagine a city of the future. Are there flying cars, cities with buildings taller than mountains, robots at every corner? Or is the