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Solar RoofPod: Team New York

November 22, 2010
Solar RoofPod: Team New York

A group of innovative undergraduate and graduate students (architects and engineers) at the City College of New York are working on a project that would potentially redefine the use of the urban rooftop, particularly that of New York City. Team New York as they are collectively known, are designing and building a solar roof pod […]

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The Need for Toxic Chemical Reform

October 29, 2010
The Need for Toxic Chemical Reform

Many of our common household products contain chemicals we know very little about. We may not know these chemicals by name, how they’re made or their purpose, but we buy the products that are made from them anyway. Unfortunately, the safety of many chemicals used in consumer goods has not been substantiated and that poses […]

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