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For the Earth & It's People: Green & Impact Design

Technology is making it easier and more cost-effective for professionals across design, engineering, and manufacturing disciplines to incorporate sustainable design into their workflows. Sustainable Design and Foundation
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ArchiPanicfrom ArchiPanic

Design technology and data analytics at Rio 2016 Olympics

From racing wheel-chairs, a smart-sailing app, 3D-printed prosthetics, and a “tech-wondo” revolution: Rio 2016 design technology helps athletes during the competitions, and will improve lives outside sports.

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Forbesfrom Forbes

Diet From Design: How City Planning Can Prevent Obesity

Can a mixed-use development in cities prevent obesity?

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This solar-powered mobile kiosk charges cell phones & connects communities.

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How KickStart International Spreads Entrepreneurial Spirit in Africa

KickStart International meets African farming challenges with its human-powered irrigation pumps, and has helped lift "more than 1 million people" out of poverty.

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Impact Design Hubfrom Impact Design Hub

From Temporary to Permanent — Moba Redefines Shelter in Latin America

Is there a better solution for post-disaster and slum conditions?

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Capilano University and World Bank team up to address youth unemployment in Jamaica with animation skills.

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Quartzfrom Quartz

The first “hand-drive” created 750 inexpensive prosthetics for children in the Middle East

This “hand-drive” made 750 #3Dprinted hands for children all over the world.

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3ders.orgfrom 3ders.org

Emerging Objects introduces 3D printed objects made from recycled rubber tires

About 259 mil tires are discarded every year. Now they can be recycled into 3D printed objects.

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Co.Designfrom Co.Design

A House Built For Aging In Place

A home that allows you to age, but the design rarely follows suit.

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Charge your smartphone while you walk with SolePower.

Sustainability Workshop

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The flexibility of these ultra-thin solar cells are perfect for wearables, like glasses and clothing.

Flexible Solar Cells with Flexible Applications > ENGINEERING.com

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The Self Balance Smart Bike. Safety of a car. Maneuverability of a bike.

Self Balance Smart Bike

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The safety of a car meets the maneuverability of a bike with this Self Balance Smart Bike by Tirtha Kaloor.

Self Balance Smart Bike

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"Hip-hop architecture allows minorities to make architecture relevant to them"

How Music Could Help Solve Architecture's Diversity Problem

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Digital Trendsfrom Digital Trends

Get more than your kicks on Route 66 — get your energy there, too

Ride your bike all year round, & generate 3X more energy than we do now, with solar roadways.

Get more than your kicks on Route 66 — get your energy there, too

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Washington Postfrom Washington Post

These fake turtle eggs could crack a black market in animal poaching

Faux #3DPrinted turtle eggs may foil poachers & save threatened species.

These fake turtle eggs could crack a black market in animal poaching

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Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profitfrom Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit

3p Weekend: These Cradle-to-Cradle Innovations Stop Waste in Its Tracks

Be inspired — and start reimagining what you consider waste.

3p Weekend: These Cradle-to-Cradle Innovations Stop Waste in Its Tracks

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Architectural Digestfrom Architectural Digest

Iconic Route 66 Set to Be America’s First Solar Roadway

America's first solar roadway is an iconic one:

Iconic Route 66 Set to Be America’s First Solar Roadway | Architectural Digest

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This stylish modular shoe, by Quang Pham, is a solution to the millions of pairs of shoes that end up in landfills each year. The shoe can be customized and updated as the shoe deteriorates without using glue and made with recyclable and sustainable materials.

MODS - A modular footwear solution that reduces the amount of waste in the environment | Sustainability Workshop

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Line//Shape//Spacefrom Line//Shape//Space

Plume Labs Puts Pigeons on Patrol for Air-Pollution Monitoring

Plume Labs ingenious air-pollution monitoring solution leverages a flock of pigeons equipped with sensors to combat dirty air in London.

Plume Labs Puts Pigeons on Patrol for Air-Pollution Monitoring

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Mediumfrom Medium

3 Reasons Why Creativity is Necessary for Emergency Response

How can creativity help prevent, detect and respond to disease outbreaks?

3 Reasons Why Creativity is Necessary for Emergency Response

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Architectural Digestfrom Architectural Digest

The Future Project Awards Show Us How Upcoming Cities Will Be Built

Will future cities be full of flashy buildings or greater eco-friendly measures?

The Future Project Awards Show Us How Upcoming Cities Will Be Built | Architectural Digest

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Mediumfrom Medium

3 Reasons Why Creativity is Necessary for Emergency Response

How can creativity help prevent, detect and respond to disease outbreaks?

3 Reasons Why Creativity is Necessary for Emergency Response

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From #PaddyToPlate, @ProximityDesign explores the rice production process in #Myanmar.

Paddy to Plate

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Autodeskfrom Autodesk

Entrepreneur Impact Program

Ideas become reality through our #Entrepreneur Impact Program. Learn more: #WDCD2016 #design

Entrepreneur Impact Program | Sustainability | Autodesk

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