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Win an Eco Vegan Handbag from Sparrow!

Win an Eco Vegan Handbag from Sparrow!

Any lady will tell you that a handbag is a crucially important accessory when it comes to lugging around one's personal belongings. Unfortunately, vegan and eco-conscious ladies have had a tough time of

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Co-Design an Eco Village with the C.L.E.A.R. Village Lab

Co-Design an Eco Village with the C.L.E.A.R. Village Lab

Attention all eco-minded architects, designers, and green building professionals! Are you interested in charting the future of sound, sustainable living? Now is the perfect time to get involved - the

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Open Architecture Network Challenge 2009: Classroom

Open Architecture Network Challenge 2009: Classroom

Architecture for Humanity, in partnership with Orient Global, has launched the latest Open Architecture Network Challenge, and this time they're calling on all designers to redesign the global classroom

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WIN A FREE TICKET TO GREENER GADGETS!

WIN A FREE TICKET TO GREENER GADGETS!

Who wants a free ticket to Greener Gadgets 2009?The Greener Gadgets Conference is just 2 weeks away now and we are getting excited! So excited, in fact, that we are running a contest today to give away a

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ECO ART: San Jose Climate Clock

ECO ART: San Jose Climate Clock

Wired Wilderness So how do we gauge the effects of climate change? Not just empirically but aesthetically, viscerally, visually? This is a question the city of San Jose has put to different groups of

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Win a Free Inhabitots Owl T-Shirt for Your Tot!

Win a Free Inhabitots Owl T-Shirt for Your Tot!

Attention all Inhabitants with growing tots! This week Inhabitots is giving away TEN adorable eco-friendly kids tees! To enter, simply sign up for the Inhabitots newsletter and we'll be giving FIVE silky

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LAST CHANCE to vote Inhabitat in Weblogs Awards!

LAST CHANCE to vote Inhabitat in Weblogs Awards!

VOTING CLOSES AT 5PM TODAY! The 2008 Weblog Awards close at 5pm today, and Inhabitat is in the final stretch! We've been nominated for a Best Blog Design award but the competition is fierce and we're

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WHAT IS YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION?

WHAT IS YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION?

The new year is a time to look towards the future while reflecting upon the past, and we love how the cherished tradition of making resolutions can focus the present towards a brighter tomorrow. Now that

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INHABITAT READERS’ TOP STORIES OF 2008

INHABITAT READERS’ TOP STORIES OF 2008

DRUMROLL PLEASE ... Here at Inhabitat we feel lucky to have such a dedicated and enthusiastic reader base, so when we revealed Inhabitat's Top 10 Most Popular Green Design Stories of 2008 earlier this

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THE HOMIES: Vote for Inhabitat

THE HOMIES: Vote for Inhabitat

Do you love us, Inhabitat readers? If so, please lend a hand and vote for us for a Homie award > Re-nest, Apartment Therapy's green home design blog, is hosting their very own reader nominated and

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ANNOUNCING… Greener Gadgets 2009

ANNOUNCING… Greener Gadgets 2009

Attention all eco inventors, green design visionaries, and gadget geeks! We're excited to announce Greener Gadgets 2009! Registration is now open for the return of this provocative conference, which will

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ANNOUNCING: Our Green Halloween Contest Winners

ANNOUNCING: Our Green Halloween Contest Winners

Drumroll please.....The results of this year's Green Halloween Costume Contest are in! We couldn't be more pleased with the craft and creativity showcased by your Green Halloween submissions, so a big

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VOTE for Green Halloween Costume Winners

VOTE for Green Halloween Costume Winners

HAPPY HALLOWEEN Inhabitat readers! We hope you're having a great autumn weekend. We want to extend a big thank you to all of those crafty readers who took a moment to enter our contest and send pics of

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Vote for your favorite kids Green Halloween costume

Vote for your favorite kids Green Halloween costume

We hope you had a fun Halloween, and we want to say thanks to all of our crafty readers who sent in images of their Green Halloween costumes. We were overwhelmed with great entries and were really

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Green Halloween Costume Contest – DEADLINE TONIGHT

Green Halloween Costume Contest – DEADLINE TONIGHT

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! We know our Inhabitat readers are a creative bunch and we can't wait to see the funny and thoughtful costumes that you've cooked up, so don't forget to send in your photos to our annual

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The Super Green Cley Marshes Visitor Center

The Super Green Cley Marshes Visitor Center

Birds and ornithologists alike have long favored Cley Marsh in Norfolk, England as a prime place to roost, but the windswept East Anglian wetland now has a new attraction. The Cley Marsh Visitor Center,

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LAST CALL: Vote Inhabitat for Cooper Hewitt Design Award!

LAST CALL: Vote Inhabitat for Cooper Hewitt Design Award!

Last day to help us win the Cooper Hewitt People's Choice Award Today is THE LAST DAY to vote for Inhabitat in this year's Cooper Hewitt People's Design Awards! The competition is fierce and we're

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The Human Water Pump Harvests Kinetic Energy

The Human Water Pump Harvests Kinetic Energy

Gunwook Nam's Human Pump is a clever solution to the world's water crisis that captures kinetic energy generated from human foot traffic and uses it to power a system of pumps that bring fresh drinking

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Innovative Bike Racks Unveiled in NYC

Innovative Bike Racks Unveiled in NYC

Recently a fresh crop of innovative bike racks sprung up at Astor Place in New York, and Core77 was on the scene to document the affair with some great photos! The 10 racks on display were selected as

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ANNOUNCING: Our West Coast Green Contest Winners!

ANNOUNCING: Our West Coast Green Contest Winners!

With West Coast Green right around the corner we're excited to announce the winners of last week's conference pass giveaway! With over 380 exhibitors and an extensive lineup of speakers, this year's

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Vote for Inhabitat as a Top 10 Most Influental Design Blog!

Vote for Inhabitat as a Top 10 Most Influental Design Blog!

Inhabitat was recently nominated by Home Rejuvenation as one of the top 10 most influential design blogs! This year's contest covers an excellent assortment of established and up-and-coming blogs, and

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WEST COAST GREEN CONTEST: Win Free Conference Passes!

WEST COAST GREEN CONTEST: Win Free Conference Passes!

WIN A FREE PASS TO WEST COAST GREEN! The last weekend of September is right around the corner, which can only mean one thing - we're gearing up for West Coast Green, the nation's largest green building

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AND THE BACK-TO-SCHOOL WINNER IS….

AND THE BACK-TO-SCHOOL WINNER IS….

For over a week we have run our Back to School Contest to giveaway a fabulous solar-powered bag by Noon Solar. In the last few days, we have received over 100 funny, heartwarming, and just plain wacky

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WIN A FREE SOLAR POWER BAG by Noon Solar!

WIN A FREE SOLAR POWER BAG by Noon Solar!

If you've been reading Inhabitat this past week, you might have noticed that we've been running a little Back-to-School contest to giveaway some fabulous green goodies, including an awesomely stylish

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INDEX:AIGA Launches ‘Designing Water’s Future’

INDEX:AIGA Launches ‘Designing Water’s Future’

Recently the AIGA partnered with INDEX, Circle of Blue and New York design firm Collins, to launch “Designing Water’s Future”, the first annual Aspen Design Challenge. Aiming to stimulate

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“Architecture School” Reality Show Premieres on Sundance

“Architecture School” Reality Show Premieres on Sundance

With the current vogue of reality tv shows sweeping the networks, we're excited to see one with an admirable humanitarian design mission. Architecture School is a new series that follows twelve

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BACK TO SCHOOL CONTEST: Win a Noon Solar bag!

BACK TO SCHOOL CONTEST: Win a Noon Solar bag!

It's mid August, the leaves are turning brown, and you know what that means! Fall is just around the corner and school is about to start up for students around the country. In the spirit of

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NSW Architecture Awards Announced: Gorgeous Oz-chitecture

NSW Architecture Awards Announced: Gorgeous Oz-chitecture

The winners of the New South Wales Architecture Awards were recently announced in Sydney. Of the 42 awards and commendations for outstanding design presented by the Australian Institute of Architects New

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The Prix Pictet: World’s First Environmental Photography Award

The Prix Pictet: World’s First Environmental Photography Award

Alberta Oil Sands #6, Tailings, by Edward Burtynsky Last month 18 of the world's leading photographers were shortlisted for the Prix Pictet, the first photography award dedicated to sustainability. Can

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Dwell + AIA How Green Are You? Contest Winners Announced

Dwell + AIA How Green Are You? Contest Winners Announced

Dwell and AIA teamed up to host the How Green Are You? Contest, meant to showcase green homes and renovations. As AIA says, the contest was meant to highlight the design innovations and sustainable

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