Tag Archives: environmentally friendly

  • 108M Mega Yacht: An Eco-Friendly Yacht Concept

    108M Mega Yacht: An Eco-Friendly Yacht Concept

    I doubt if the average yacht owner could be troubled to give more than the most minor of considerations to the environment, but perhaps there is a market out there for people who want to voyage across the seas in absolute luxury but also while being energy efficient. For them, there’s the 108M, a new […]

  • Paper Composite Bottle Opener: Made Out of Paper, Still Works

    Paper Composite Bottle Opener: Made Out of Paper, Still Works

    I probably don’t have to tell you that bottle openers are usually made out of metal, so as to be strong enough to pry also-usually-metal caps from bottles containing soda or beer. But you may not be aware that technology is now sufficiently advanced to create a bottle opener made from, believe it or not, paper. It’s […]

  • Wayv Adventurer Handheld Microwave (Video)

    Wayv Adventurer Handheld Microwave (Video)

    As impossible as it may seem, the people at Wayv Tech have introduced a handheld microwave, which the company says serves as “the world’s first Portable solid-state RF food heater ‘microwave.’” It’s called the Wayv Adventurer (not to be confused with the Wavy Adventurer, which I think is a kind of clown). The Wayv Adventurer, […]

  • Plazmatic X: Flameless Dual Plasma Beam Lighter

    Plazmatic X: Flameless Dual Plasma Beam Lighter

    Lighters, no matter how elaborate or cosmetically ostentatious they may get, have all worked under the same basic principle: Create a small flame for various uses. The Plazmatic X is the first post-flame lighter, though, which uses a dual plasma beam for all of its lighting functions. The Plazmatic X doesn’t need any hard-sell tactics […]

  • Black+Blum Eau Good Water Bottle

    Black+Blum Eau Good Water Bottle

    Water bottles are, in many ways, bad – they encourage waste and clutter of the planet, and they’re usually made out of environmentally unfriendly plastic. That might not be a big deal on an individual level, but when humans are said to throw away around 20 billion of them every year, the cumulative effect is […]

  • 9 Environmentally Friendly Cars that Aren’t Lame

    9 Environmentally Friendly Cars that Aren’t Lame

    The general school of thought regarding environmentally friendly cars is that as a motorist, you have to choose between your conscience and whatever part of the brain it is that handles being cool. But as these nine cars demonstrate, that’s an old way of thinking. You can be good (or at least less bad) for […]