Inventions

Inventions
Sustainability

Carbon dioxide and its industrial capturing

Scientists from all over the world have been ringing the alarm bells for quite some time. Even back in 1968, the Stanford Research Institute warned the Americain Petroleum Institute of the severe consequences that burning fossil fuels generates. Nowadays, 50 years later, we only have a limited amount of time left to change the tide. […]

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Inventions
Plastic

World’s largest ocean cleanup

Let’s get rid of the plastic soup! My previous article described the existence of country-sized ‘islands’ that are completely made out of rubbish. While most of us didn’t even realize its presence, in the end, we all contributed to the build-up. ‘Why don’t we just clean it up?‘ is what the then 16-year old Boyan […]

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Inventions
Lifestyle
Sustainability

Urban Forests

A way forward? Billions of people around the world are surrounded by metal, steel, and concrete: called a city. But what will be the answer to the growing population numbers the coming decades? The expectation for 2050 is that the population will surge from 7.7 billion to a shocking 10 billion! When thinking of the future, sustainability is a […]

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