Patagonia’s novel view on consumption

Arrived in my inbox this morning, “How to buy less” … a pointer to a great site from Patagonia on quality, repair and reuse … tip the hat to them Check it out https://www.patagonia.com/buy-less-demand-more

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Grist on agro-tech

A great piece on autonomous technology in agriculture. They embedded videos of several promising technologies which if real and filmed under natural conditions (hardly the case, but … )they are really cool. Even if there’s a bit of demo magic … Read More

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Scientific Digest: This week – ROBOTICS

For reasons nobody will really know, Science Digest this week was filled with summaries on different elements in robotics. Most of these summaries (if not all) are from academia and not corporate RD shops. Regardless, some of these are very … Read More

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Odd consequences of warming climate

Grist published a study today on how temperature changes impact tick behavior. All you dog owners, PAY ATTENTION! Quote: “A new study from the University of California-Davis shows that climate change may prompt these tiny-headed, eight-legged blood bags to start choosing people … Read More

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