Boo Bicycle: Turning Bamboo into High-Performance Material | Simple Collect

  Boo Bicycle: Turning Bamboo into High-Performance Material | Simple Collect. Stumbled on this story about a bicycle company that uses bamboo as a primary material for its frame.  I wondered why bamboo isn't used more often as a raw material, as it's an extremely renewable resource.  Have you considered bamboo as flooring material, instead … Continue reading Boo Bicycle: Turning Bamboo into High-Performance Material | Simple Collect

Use It Better: How to Unload Your Old Gadgets: Scientific American

  Use It Better: How to Unload Your Old Gadgets: Scientific American. Hey, it's still Earth Day here in the states, and David Pogue of the New York Times put together some resources for getting rid of your gadgets responsibly, on behalf of Scientific American. However, I know this article is written in vain when … Continue reading Use It Better: How to Unload Your Old Gadgets: Scientific American

Hippy Freaks Unite!

Amazing isn't it?  Read a few books, watch a few documentaries, become inspired to live with conscious thought, and what kind of reaction do you get from your family, friends, and colleagues? Well, let me list a few examples: I mentioned something about factory farms v. free range farms, and I got the "Look." - … Continue reading Hippy Freaks Unite!