A full 80 percent of American teens say they are bothered by the fact the U.S. is one of the world’s leading sources of pollution. More than half (54 percent) of teens are strongly bothered by it. A representative sample of 767 U.S. teens commissioned by JWT found a majority of teens (61 percent) agree their generation will be more environmentally responsible than older generations and 78 percent believe there is still time to repair the damage already done to the environment.
The Beam Store from Suitable Technologies is managed by remote workers from places as diverse as New York and Sydney, Australia. Employees attend to store visitors through Beam Smart Presence Systems (SPSs) from the company. The systems combine mobility and video conferencing and allow people to communicate directly from a remote location via a screen as well as move around as if they are actually in the room.
An MIT research team has invented what they see as a solution to the need for biodegradable 3D-printable materials made from something besides petroleum-based sources: a water-based robotic additive extrusion method that makes objects from biodegradable hydrogel composites.
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