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This Website Lets You Tell Everyone That All You Want for Christmas Is NO MORE STUFF
This Website Lets You Tell Everyone That All You Want for Christmas Is NO MORE STUFF

Marketing and Comms / If you are like us, your family has already started asking you what you want for Christmas/Hanukkah/insert your mass-consumption holiday of choice here. And while we like getting presents, we really, really, honestly, we promise, do not need that much more stuff. Which is why we’re glad to see SoKind, which Treehugger describes as “a new and improved gift registry aimed firmly at those who value experiences over material goods, handmade crafts over mass-produced gadgets, and gently used and carefully selected pre-loved goods over things they’ll probably use once and never see again.” - 10 years ago

Scientists Make LEDs 55 Percent More Efficient by Imitating Fireflies
Scientists Make LEDs 55 Percent More Efficient by Imitating Fireflies

Product, Service & Design Innovation / This post first appeared in Grist on January 8, 2013.LEDs are already much more efficient than any other light bulb out there, but a group of scientists figured out how to make them a whopping 55 percent more efficient — by looking at fireflies. - 11 years ago