Category: Change

Compulsory Education: progress or a hamartia?

Compulsory Education: progress or a hamartia

The education system most employed in modern society has been developed along the entirety of Human History. It’s basis is mainly the Protestant Reformation, which was responsible for the widespread of education for all classes and raised awareness for the…

Sustainable construction – Part 2

Sustainable construction

– LED Bulb Compared with an ordinary light bulb , the LED made ​​with material can last up to 25 times more while consuming less energy for its operation . Conventional converts only 5% to 10% of the energy used…

Sustainable construction – Part 1

Sustainable construction

One way of constructing buildings and houses being adopted is currently sustainable . Constructions of this type generally have recycled materials in its composition and cause less environmental impact . Throughout the construction , engineers seek to mitigate the impacts…

The wealth of untapped landfills – Part II

The wealth of untapped landfills – Part II In previous post we talked, more generally, about the problem of electronic waste and the waste caused. In this post, we will talk some more about it. The pace may even increase,…

Folding Bicycle Backpack Makes Good Use of Gravity

Folding bike backpack

Folding Bicycle Backpack Makes Good Use of Gravity There’s no denying it, folding bicycles are hot with designers these days. While Bergmonch’s design is not the first of these concepts to involve a backpack, it is definitely one of the most complete.…

3 R’s – Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

3 R’s – Reduce, Reuse and Recycle Reasons to adopt environmentally friendly policies abound. Here are some more information: – A single cell can contaminate ground with the area of ​​a football field; – Recycling one ton of paper avoids…

Species on the run

Species on the run On Portuguese soil, it will be difficult if not impossible to see an Iberian lynx in the wild. In 2041, this emblematic species will have crossed the Pyrenees. The exodus of wildlife will become more evident…

Poles melted

Poles melted If you want to navigate the Arctic Ocean by boat in 30 years, no obstacle will prevent him: at that time, there will be no ice at the North Pole during the summer Furthermore, the permafrost layer will…