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Green tech finds: the energy from the sea edition

Article: Green tech finds: the energy from the sea edition

Electricity from lobsters? Kelp as a model for renewable energy generation? Yep, we’ve got those stories, and more, in this week’s green tech finds.

Wearing used coffee pods: Single-use coffee machines are convenient, but you end up with all of those used pods you have to throw away, right? Designer Rachel Rodwell saw potential in those pods, and her Podtex concept uses them as materials for clothing and jewelry. See how she transforms them in the video above. (via Do the Green Thing)

Green tech finds: the BACK TO THE FUTURE edition

Article: Green tech finds: the BACK TO THE FUTURE edition

One of the many symbols of 80s excess, the DeLorean’s back – as an electric vehicle. That, plus recycled jeans and the real cost to drive a Chevy Volt – your green tech finds for the week.

FULL FRONTAL FASHION highlights

Article: FULL FRONTAL FASHION highlights

Think of this as your FULL FRONTAL FASHION cliff notes. Image from Cattelan’s collaboration with Pierpaolo Ferrari for W’s Art Issue We hit the streets and snapped some photos of New York’s most fashionably forward. Fabien Constant learned the Japanese word for “fox” — Kitsuné. Read about this Parisian boutique. Indochine celebrated its 25th anniversary…

FULL FRONTAL FASHION roundup

Article: FULL FRONTAL FASHION roundup

Think of this as your FULL FRONTAL FASHION cliff notes. Design sketch for Halloween ’09 Prepare for Halloween, the biggest amateur fashion show of the year, as Bradford Shellhammer designs his costume. Check out the runway looks south of the border at Mexico Fashion Week. Have you ever been arrested for making art in a…

Panty Raiders: Mexico City Part 2

Article: Panty Raiders: Mexico City Part 2

The people of Mexico City are very passionate about the US Elections, and are lining up in the streets to cast their votes and give advice to us, their fellow North Americans. Director: Leba Haber Rubinoff Producer: Megan Hill, , Gabriela Baez Editor: James Ellsworth Director of Photography: Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi

Panty Raiders: Mexico City Part 1

Article: Panty Raiders: Mexico City Part 1

Episode 1 – The Panty Raiders in Mexico City Filmed all over Mexico City, from the boats of Xochimilco to the plaza of Zocalo, we set up voting booths and asked the people of Mexico City who they would vote for in the US Presidential Elections. Director: Leba Haber Rubinoff Producer: Megan Hill, Gabriela Baez…