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Announcing the Winners of the Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition!

Announcing the Winners of the Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition!

GRAND PRIZE WINNER - ED CHEW'S TETRA PAK LAMP! We guess hard work really does pay off because all those nights that designer Edward Chew spent cutting box drink cartons into hundreds of strips and

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ReadyMade Magazine Closes its Doors for Good

ReadyMade Magazine Closes its Doors for Good

It's a sad day for publishing as ReadyMade, one of our favorite shelter mags, has closed its doors for good. The trailblazing DIY magazine was shuttered today by parent company Meredith Corporation as

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Announcing the Finalists of the Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition!

Announcing the Finalists of the Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition!

Light Bit of Reading Lamp by Lucy Norman Lucy Norman's "Light Reading" is made entirely from discarded books found at charity shops. Every page is folded in half, producing a circular arrangement which

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TreeHugger Debate on Thursday, May 26: Is Prefab A Greener Way To Build?

TreeHugger Debate on Thursday, May 26: Is Prefab A Greener Way To Build?

A question we've often pondered - how green is prefab construction? Without much hard data to back it up, we only have theories to go on, hoping that it really might be more resource efficient and lead to

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LAST CHANCE to Enter The Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition!

LAST CHANCE to Enter The Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition!

TODAY is the last day to enter the Bright Ideas Competition! Registration for the Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition closes at MIDNIGHT TONIGHT Sunday, May 22nd - which makes this your last chance

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AIA SF’s Marin County Living:Home Tours Kick Off This Weekend!

AIA SF’s Marin County Living:Home Tours Kick Off This Weekend!

Join Inhabitat at AIA SF's Marin Living:Home Tours this weekend! Heads up San Francisco Bay Area architecture fans - this Saturday, May 21st AIA SF is hosting their second annual set of Living:Home

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WIN $1000 in The Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition

WIN $1000 in The Bright Ideas Lighting Design Competition

Heads up industrial designers, lighting luminaries, and creative crafters - enter your design in competition and you could win $1000! Do you have an idea for a engaging energy-efficient lamp that

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THE STORY OF INHABITAT: How Inhabitat got its start

THE STORY OF INHABITAT: How Inhabitat got its start

If you’ve ever been curious about how Inhabitat got its start, today is your lucky day. As the founder and editpreneur behind the blog-turned-business, I spend much of my thoughts focused on the

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April’s Top 7 Most Popular Green Design Stories

April’s Top 7 Most Popular Green Design Stories

ARCHITECTURE: The World’s Largest Wooden Structure Opens in Seville The Metropol Parasol opens to the public in Seville, Spain. Designed by Jurgen Mayer H. Architects, it is the world's largest wooden

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LAST CHANCE to Win a Shiny New Linus Bike and Bike Bag (worth $730) for Earth Day!

LAST CHANCE to Win a Shiny New Linus Bike and Bike Bag (worth $730) for Earth Day!

To get everyone excited about making every day Earth Day, we've teamed up with Linus Bikes to offer one lucky reader a chance to win a shiny new bicycle - and today is the last day to enter! What better

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Earth Day 2011: What Will You Be Doing?

Earth Day 2011: What Will You Be Doing?

HAPPY EARTH DAY INHABITAT READERS! From the foothills of the Colorado Rockies to the tip of South America to the sandy beaches of Australia, Inhabitat's growing team spans all corners of the world. To

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Tune in to the Live 4 Sendai Online Fundraising Event Right Now!

Tune in to the Live 4 Sendai Online Fundraising Event Right Now!

From the earthquake in Japan to the subsequent tsunami and Fukushima nuclear disaster, the island nation is currently experiencing its worst crisis since World War 2. If you're eager to help but not sure

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Inhabitat is Looking for Writers for the 2011 Milan Furniture Fair!

Inhabitat is Looking for Writers for the 2011 Milan Furniture Fair!

Heads up Milan Furniture Fair fans and Europe-based writers! The Milan Furniture Fair kicks off next week from April 12th-17th and Inhabitat is looking for a few great writers/photographers to report on

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Eduardo Souto de Moura Wins the 2011 Pritzker Prize

Eduardo Souto de Moura Wins the 2011 Pritzker Prize

Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto de Moura has been named the winner of the 2011 Pritzker Prize ahead of the official announcement date.

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Inhabitat is Looking for a Green Transportation Editor!

Inhabitat is Looking for a Green Transportation Editor!

Heads up clean tech writers! Are you a keen green writer who voraciously follows the field of sustainable transportation? If so then get in touch - Inhabitat is looking for a star transportation editor

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SOM Unveils Green Master Plan for FPT City in Danang, Vietnam

SOM Unveils Green Master Plan for FPT City in Danang, Vietnam

SOM just unveiled a new master plan for a green city in Vietnam that comes hot on the heels of their Green Tech City. Situated on the edge of Danang, FPT City will be a 180-hector town for the

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Rejoice! Solar Decathlon Will Be Held in Washington DC After All – But Shuffled Off to a Corner

Rejoice! Solar Decathlon Will Be Held in Washington DC After All – But Shuffled Off to a Corner

The Solar Decathlon, a rigorous, annual competition where students design and build green, solar-powered homes is now back in Washington...but not in its original, prominent location. Many were outraged

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Inhabitat is looking for a WordPress / PHP Developer!

Inhabitat is looking for a WordPress / PHP Developer!

Hey Wordpress / PHP gurus! Inhabitat needs your expertise. We're currently looking for one or more awesome PHP / Wordpress rockstars to fill ongoing, part-time or full-time freelance developer

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Join Inhabitat at the Altitude Design Summit this Thursday!

Join Inhabitat at the Altitude Design Summit this Thursday!

The Altitude Design Summit kicks off this week in Salt Lake City, and Inhabitat wants YOU to join us as we discuss green design with some of the web's top bloggers! Come find me, Bridgette Meinhold, on

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Panasonic Announces New Green Initiatives for North America

Panasonic Announces New Green Initiatives for North America

Panasonic, long a leader in green technology, unveiled a new eco-plan for North America in hopes to become the number one green innovations company in the electronics industry by 2018 -- just in time for

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Announcing the Winners of Inhabitat’s 2010 Readers’ Choice Awards!

Announcing the Winners of Inhabitat’s 2010 Readers’ Choice Awards!

The readers have spoken! To wrap up 2010 we asked for your final say as to what the best green stories were last year. From livable cities built to generate solar power, to near microscopic sculptures

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Inhabitat is Looking for a Green Transportation Editor

Inhabitat is Looking for a Green Transportation Editor

Calling all future-forward transportation fans! Are you an eco transportation expert who feels the need for speed when it comes to green design? We're looking for an awesome transportation editor who

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Green Design Predictions For 2011!

Green Design Predictions For 2011!

1. William McDonough (Eco Designer & Thought Leader, Founder Cradle To Cradle, MBDC, and William McDonough + Partners) 2. Graham Hill (Founder, Treehugger.com and Vice President, Interactive Media,

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Eco Parenting New Year’s Resolutions for 2011!

Eco Parenting New Year’s Resolutions for 2011!

The start of a new year is the perfect time to set some productive resolutions. This year we asked some of our favorite green bloggers and sustainable designers to share what they have planned for

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Happy Holidays From Inhabitat!

Happy Holidays From Inhabitat!

Jill Fehrenbacher, Editor-in-Chief: This Christmas I'm laying low in my apartment in New York City with my husband and son and our little potted, LED-festooned Christmas tree. We don't enjoy the holiday

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Philips New LED Bulbs Light Up the Night at Inhabitat’s Green Lighting Holiday Bash

Philips New LED Bulbs Light Up the Night at Inhabitat’s Green Lighting Holiday Bash

At 6:30 sharp the evening was already in full swing as guests promptly began flooding in through the showroom doors ready to celebrate. As delicious vegan hor'devours (courtesy of Blossom NYC) were

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REMINDER: Inhabitat’s Holiday Bash is Tonight!

REMINDER: Inhabitat’s Holiday Bash is Tonight!

Our green holiday party is tonight! To ring in the holiday season, Inhabitat is teaming up with Philips and the Environment Showroom in New York TONIGHT, to kick off a festive evening of cocktails,

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Enter to Receive $10,000 in Scholarships From Design*Sponge!

Enter to Receive $10,000 in Scholarships From Design*Sponge!

Calling all art and design students! This year, Design*Sponge is teaming up with Glos and Room & Board to award $10,000 in financial awards to four lucky students! This excellent scholarship aims to

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COP16 UN Conference for Climate Change Starts Monday!

COP16 UN Conference for Climate Change Starts Monday!

This Monday the 29th will mark the 16th edition of the Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP) and the 6th Conference of the Parties to the Kyoto

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Happy Thanksgiving From Team Inhabitat!

Happy Thanksgiving From Team Inhabitat!

Happy Thanksgiving! Thanksgiving tops the list as one of our favorite holidays. A day for family, friends and feasting, we also love that Thanksgiving sets aside an opportunity for us to reflect on yet

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