Thanks for you feed back, the solar stills are cool, and it would be a fun project to work on with my niece too. It would work on a small scale project (and I have a few in mind). During the drought there was a local news story about a…"
I would say all our water is from rain. There should and will always be run off into the sea. We need to find alternative sources. The drought we have just experienced is as a result of no rain."
"Do you do anything in the way of rainwater collection? Of course, dam streams and you do collect rainwater, but if you live on an island, probably quite a bit of the watershed goes directly into the sea without collecting anywhere accessible."
"Solar stills are a really cool, low tech way to make water. Solar Desalinization can work, but its a bit trickier. Solar concentrators are good for electricity, and there are lots of great wind turbine projects. Maybe you guys need an alternative…"
"I love this post, thanks for sharing! I recycle a lot and do craft a lot, and this year I decided to focus on recycling through craft. Right now I get made fun of because I collect everything, but soon I'll be like guy in your post. :)…"
“learn everything there is to know about the specific context”I may have started EVOKE to change the world, but now I realize that I’m here to learn how to change it. The wealth of knowledge from people here who are actually out there doing the working is amazing. I really can’t keep up but I am trying and would like as much assistance in helping solve issues here in the Caribbean as I can manage.The first secret that caught my attention was “Innovation comes from constraints”. I live on an…See More
This new type of ATM is a way to give randomly to people in need or entrepreneurs in your local area or around the world. There is a search that allows you to define what you are looking to give money to. This also is a way for those who are…
This New Bank is located in Baghdad, Iraq. The World Bank has decided to form this bank in the government quarter in order for the new government to begin its work of rebuilding its economy. This bank prides itself on low interest loans for the…
The experiment that I believe will have the greatest impact on the future is the concept of Micro-Loans. The largest purveyor of these loans is Kiva.org. The idea behind micro-loans is small loans, even as small as $25 to help fledgling businesses that can't get loans anywhere else either because of their location, business, the amount they want to borrow, or a host of other reasons. All businesses need loans for various reasons. Some just to buy more products to sell. This allows many…See More