aquaponics by mediamatic
events / food / urban farming

aquaponics by mediamatic

Mediamatic, a Dutch research lab concerned with the influence of new technologies on society and culture, are presenting a workshop on aquaponics: a sustainable food production system that combines the cultivation of fish and vegetables. Aquaponics is a closed system that utilizes natural bacteria cycles to convert fish waste into vegetable nutrients. It wastes no … Continue reading

interactive sustainable design
innovation / products / urban environment

interactive sustainable design

Daan Roosegaarde of Studio Roosegaarde is a Dutch designer who uses familiar principles – the use of some form of friction or movement to create energy – in such a way that it results in products that are innovative and interacting, but most of all very inspiring. Roosegaarde’s sustainable dance floor captures the energy of dancers and uses … Continue reading