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Green tech finds (2/17/11)

Article: Green tech finds (2/17/11)

Plug in a wind turbine, get solar power at night, and charge your phone with water… this week’s green tech finds.

100 abandoned houses

Article: 100 abandoned houses

Kevin Bauman photographed 100 abandoned houses in Detroit, creating a somewhat spooky tableau of the current recession. He writes: 100 seemed like a lot, although the number of abandoned houses in Detroit is more like 12,000. Encompassing an area of over 138 square miles, Detroit has enough room to hold the land mass of San…