“Windswept” | 11 Awesome Ways Data Has Been Turned Into Art
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Lighting Design Collective: Silo 468 was originally built in the 1960s and it used to store 16,000 m3 of oil – now been transformed into a wind-controlled lighting installation.
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Lighting Design Collective | Light Beyond Lighting
Man-made craters, scooped out of granular lava cinders, shelter grapevines - from National Geographic, 1969. In La Geria, Lanzarote, the Canary Islands. "This technique gathers water from rain and mist and keeps the plants from the burning Saharan winds." - houseofeleggua.tu...
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The winds as they move across the globe: Visualizing of the strong West to East wind patterns that dominate earths weather systems (in blue), plus the East to West wind, mainly at the poles, in red.
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Altaeros Engergies have developed a helium filled wind generator that flies 350' off the ground to capture high altitude winds and produces twice the amount of energy as a conventional turbine. Its design also forgoes the need for difficult installations and maintenance, noise issues, and all of the extra materials of ordinary wind turbines.
Altaeros Energies' Floating Wind Turbines