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  • Polymers clothed in light
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    Polymers clothed in light

    An interview with Valentina Lo Savio, head of marketing and communications for Italian garden furniture manufacturer Slide....

  • Nurseries unlike any other
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    Nurseries unlike any other

    The "Coral Restoration Foundation", an NGO based in Key Largo, raises coral in nurseries with a view to implanting them in Florida's coral reefs. Coral reefs have been suffering badly over the past f...

  • OneDollarGlasses: high quality eyewear even the poorest can afford.
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    OneDollarGlasses: high quality eyewear even the poorest can afford.

    We talked to Martin Aufmuth, founder of the OneDollarGlasses organisation and inventor of a mobile optician’s workshop to make eyeglasses available to all poor and isolated communities....

  • On your bike!
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    On your bike!

    How about a bicycle made from PET plastic bottles, shampoo packs and old fridge parts?   After fleece, cushions and duvet fillings, PET plastic bottles have found a new use: bicycle frames.  This t...

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