MIT is developing color-changing tattoos that can monitor your diabetes in real time

Your future tattoo design might be good for more than just personal style , they might be able to monitor our body’s health in real time. Earlier last month, researchers at MIT announced the development of the Dermal Abyss: a biosensing tattoo that changes color according to the levels of your interstitial fluid. Instead of using… Lire la suite MIT is developing color-changing tattoos that can monitor your diabetes in real time

Has this Sillicon Valley startup finally nailed the indoor farming model

Indoor farming is a trendy startup space, but many of those ventures have recently failed. Plenty thinks its technology, model, and timing mean it’s the place that will finally turn greens into green. The company isn’t the first to build an indoor urban farm in a warehouse. Aerofarms, for example, grows greens in a 70,000-square… Lire la suite Has this Sillicon Valley startup finally nailed the indoor farming model

The cost of Solar will drop another 25% by 2022

A new report has found that the cost of solar energy is dropping at a staggering rate of 4.4 percent worldwide each year. However, it cites some worrying causes as to why the power source has become so cheap. THE SOLAR PRICE SLUMP Solar energy is becoming much cheaper all over the world according to… Lire la suite The cost of Solar will drop another 25% by 2022

The greenest football club in the world

Football isn’t particularly known for its progressive thinking, but Ecotricity’s collaboration with Forest Green Rovers could shift the goalposts. Welcome to the most sustainable football club in the world – probably Newly promoted to the Football League for the first time in the club’s history, the Green Devils, as they’re known, at Forest Green Rovers… Lire la suite The greenest football club in the world

An entire region of China ran on 100% renewable energy for 7 days

There’s been a lot of scepticism about whether renewable energy can produce all our future energy needs. So last week, a Chinese province went out of their way to show it was possible for the entire region to run solely on green energy. And it seems they did just that. For seven continuous days, over… Lire la suite An entire region of China ran on 100% renewable energy for 7 days

Boys is creating memes to spread awareness about organic farming

What do you associate memes with? The first few words that come to my mind are comedy and satire. But 24-year-old Santhosh, an agriculturalist, uses them to inform farmers about various techniques and tips that will benefit their practice. This meme-crusader comes from a farming family, and is armed with a B.SC in agriculture from… Lire la suite Boys is creating memes to spread awareness about organic farming

How a Visually Impaired Man Helped Employ Over 7,000 Persons With Disabilities

After losing his sight, he came to realise the hardships differently abled people struggle with, especially in an environment characterized by limited resources and opportunities. But Jitender was not resigned to his fate. He got trained to use screen readers (software programs that allow visually impaired users to read text displayed on computer screens with… Lire la suite How a Visually Impaired Man Helped Employ Over 7,000 Persons With Disabilities

Huit villes béninoises accueillent la première édition du Festival de films itinérant

La première édition du Festival de Films itinérant, destinée à faire découvrir aux afro-descendants leur patrimoine culturel, prendra son envol samedi soir à Cotonou, pour couvrir jusqu’au 23 août prochain, huit villes du Bénin, a appris Xinhua auprès des organisateurs. Il s’agit notamment des villes de Savè, d’Abomey, de Porto-Novo, de Cotonou, de Natitingou, de… Lire la suite Huit villes béninoises accueillent la première édition du Festival de films itinérant

La générosité rend votre cerveau heureux

Être généreux active des zones du cerveau liées à la sensation de bonheur, ont mis en évidence des chercheurs. Il faut donner ! Cela active des zones du cerveau liées à la sensation de bonheur – c’est en tout cas ce que montre une étude publiée le 11 juillet 2017 dans la revue Nature Communications. Elle suggère que ce… Lire la suite La générosité rend votre cerveau heureux

Cette association récupère les tentes abandonnées sur les festivals

Inspirés de Robin des Bois ils ramassent les nécessaires de campings pour les donner aux pauvres. Une initiative intelligente et exemplaire. Tentes, matelas, sacs de couchage… Quand vient la fin des festivals en Belgique, nombreux sont ceux qui abandonnent leur nécessaire de camping sur place. Mais pourquoi détruire ces objets en bon état quand ils… Lire la suite Cette association récupère les tentes abandonnées sur les festivals