biodiesel workshop @ mediamatic amsterdam
events

biodiesel workshop @ mediamatic amsterdam

always wanted to know how to make your own biodiesel from waste products? Mediamatic is organizing a workshop to learn just that. Artist and apparent diesel-know-it-all Joao Negro will explain everything about the process before letting you try for yourself. The workshop is in English and will take place on December 13th at Mediamatic Fabriek in Amsterdam. Tickets … Continue reading

transnatural festival 2012
events / exhibition

transnatural festival 2012

Last weekend NEMO science center in Amsterdam hosted the opening of the third Transnatural festival. This year the festival explores the theme The State of Autonomy by looking at autonomous systems and products, new ways of harvesting energy and food and innovative materials. Through an exhibition, workshops and a two-day conference, Transnatural deals with the question if … Continue reading

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