Subway Installs Slides Instead of Stairs and More from Best of…

This week on TreeHugger, technologies saving sharks from extinction, a tricycle built for beer kegs, the world's skinniest house, adorable chicks, water on Mars, maps and more! » 8/09/11 9:00am 8/09/11 9:00am

Future Tech Inspired by Sharks and More from the Best of Treehugger

On TreeHugger, it's shark week! Check out technologies inspired by the big fish, and an electric gadgets to keep swimmers safe from them. Also, fish scales turned into plastic, techie solutions for designing a garden, Space Station architect designs a trailer and more! » 8/03/11 10:00am 8/03/11 10:00am

Harvesting Underwater Forests and More from the Best of Treehugger

This week on TreeHugger, an army of radiation-detecting orbs in our pipes, sexy electric bike design, a PC made of Legos, logging equipment harvests underwater forests, high-tech surfing gear, and more! » 7/26/11 10:00am 7/26/11 10:00am

A Homemade, Functional LEGO Computer and More from the Best of…

This week on TreeHugger, a badass PC made from Legos, a flatpack house built for $720, furniture for the minimalist geek, solar cells that can be printed on paper or fabric, and more! » 7/19/11 12:00pm 7/19/11 12:00pm

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This week on TreeHugger, DIY battery projects, a cabinet made of 80,000 bamboo skewers, a hotel with tube-ular views, new super-sand cleans water, t-shirts that use sound to charge phones, and more! » 7/06/11 9:00am 7/06/11 9:00am

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This week on TreeHugger, Star Wars EVs are a reality, robotic wildlife cameras camouflaged with mirrors, DIY battery reconditioner, weird L-shaped pop-up hotel rooms, airlines save millions by switching to iPads and more! » 6/30/11 8:30am 6/30/11 8:30am

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This week on TreeHugger, a public urinal feeds plants with pee, shark attacks ocean robot, beer cans recycled into a surfboard, giant OLED globe is *amazing*, funky solar lamps, floating pools, and more! » 6/21/11 8:48am 6/21/11 8:48am

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This week on TreeHugger, a wind-powered bike zips at 140 mph, a boat made from 100% trash sets sail, an astronaut harvests space cucumbers, insect-inspired LED lamps, and more! » 6/14/11 8:08am 6/14/11 8:08am

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This week on TreeHugger, inchworm-like robot scales trees, water-powered robot scoots up windows, electric car travels 779 miles in 24 hours, moon water found in luna magma and more! » 6/07/11 7:55am 6/07/11 7:55am

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This week on TreeHugger, we cover Maker Faire Bay Area from modular electric guitars to wooden suit ties, chekc out crazy ass bike helmets, amphibious houses, robots and more. » 5/24/11 10:50am 5/24/11 10:50am

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This week on TreeHugger, creepy cool steampunk-style insect sculptures, an 18-foot truck turns into mobile greenhouse, a bike stand doubles as your desk, a website connects you to neighborhood kitchens for homemade take-out, and more! » 5/17/11 8:36am 5/17/11 8:36am

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This week on TreeHugger, make your own gadgets with modular magnetic tiles, books hacked into iPad covers, a flexible laptop uses solar cells as a cover, a soft and fuzzy computer mouse you can't resist, and more! » 5/10/11 10:30am 5/10/11 10:30am

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Build your own solar tracker, or go small with a DIY solar charger in an Altoids tin, a brilliant new way to measure sharks, the ultimate bike lock design, a bench that tweets your pic, and more! » 5/04/11 11:20am 5/04/11 11:20am

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This week, a sperm bike makes donor deliveries, the first EV built by Porsche 100 years ago, an iPhone infographic, find out if you're in a nuclear hot zone, a couple cool gadget-y videos and more! » 4/26/11 9:00am 4/26/11 9:00am

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A hacked trumpet becomes beautiful iPhone speakers, printable batteries store 40% more energy, new apps for Android users, chip breakthrough allows for instant gadget upgrades, a better way to shop Craigslist with one click, and more! » 4/19/11 11:00am 4/19/11 11:00am

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This week on TreeHugger, penguins guide underwater glider robots, Richard Branson is at it again with cool submarines, Kinect is hacked for cooler teleconferencing, open-source barcode scanners created to track zebras, and more! » 4/12/11 11:00am 4/12/11 11:00am

8 Tools to Help Jumpstart Your Spring Cleaning

Spring is here, and you know what that means?! It's time to end that messy winter hibernating and get your home ready for a busy spring and summer. Here are eight handy, dandy cleaning gadgets that will help save you time: » 4/06/11 12:00pm 4/06/11 12:00pm

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This week on TreeHugger, we name the 6 personality types of gadget owners, iPods that can be charged with our heartbeats, using Kinect for way cool teleconferencing, crazy benches made from Muni cards and more! » 4/05/11 1:00pm 4/05/11 1:00pm

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This week on TreeHugger, $3 solar radios made from Altoids tins, crazy mechanical bird mimics seagulls, hack your iPad 2 smartcover to work with the iPad 1, see-through solar powered cell phones and more! » 3/30/11 4:20pm 3/30/11 4:20pm