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Camp Stove Power StationI am charging a cell phone on the side. Meet the BioLite CampStove, a wood-burning wonder machine that generates electricity from heat, allowing you to power up a device wherever a bit of wood is found. You may have seen mention last week of this stove, which I covered in my column "A Peek at Future Gear.
The Gear Junkie — Skora Running Shoes. . the big boys used to be the only option when you stepped into a store in search of running shoes.
NuVinci Bike Transmission" As bike-industry marketing speak goes, the "radio" analogy was about as weird as I'd seen. But this month, while riding a new bike from Jamis called the Commuter 4, I could see the connection. The shifting on this city bike does not involve traditional gears.
Alternatives to Toxic Cleaning Suppliescontribute to indoor air pollution, are poisonous if ingested and can be harmful if inhaled or touched.
Dust Bowl Days Are Here AgainCould it really be true that we are in the midst of the worst drought in the United States since the 1930s? -- Deborah Lynn, Needham, MA Indeed we are embroiled in what many consider the worst drought in the U.
Greening Package Delivery FleetsWhat are the big delivery companies like FedEx and UPS doing to green their truck fleets and operations in general? -- Mitchell Glaser, Overland Park, KS Package delivery companies like FedEx and UPS have come a long way in a relatively short time regarding sustainability, but they still have considerable room for improvement.
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