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Algae Powered Lamp

Algae powered light

In the world of cool eco-friendly inventions, 2012 and 2013 have so far been the best years for innovative designers to showcase their products. A great, independent design venture website called Designboom has told us of an ingenious attempt to reinvent the lamp by a designer by the name of Mike Thompson. Basically, Thompson has invented a lamp that runs on algae, water, and . . . well, CO2 from your breath. You store the lamp outside in the daytime, and photosynthesis will generate electricity through the algae. When you need to use the light, the electricity will be released and power… read more