Lebanon’s Broom Makers Swept Out of Business

Green Prophet

Mohammad Hodroj, who was among Atweh’s original students, told the paper that at one time his family produced as many as 15,000 brooms annually. The soft straw was sourced from Egypt, Iraq and Syria while hard straw, which is harder to cut and manipulate and used for cleaning brooms, came from Bulgaria and Hungary.

The Future of Solar Design Dazzles Madrid

Green Prophet

Hungary has come a long way with their ODOO project. Last night the students cooked dinner with and for a competing team. Green Prophet has been touring the 18 Solar Decathlon homes that made it to Madrid for this year’s international collegiate architecture competition, and we’re dazzled by what we’ve seen.

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Systems Thinking

The Green Changemakers

By Lisa Bennett How to clearly and creatively teach students about living systems to help them make better decisions in the world.

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What If We Built Our Cities Around Places?

The Green Changemakers

The shops and restaurants transition from student-oriented to more community-oriented as one approaches the Capitol. RESIDENTIAL STREETS Budapest, Hungary: Toth Arpad Setany Historical charm and great views make this cozy street one of Budapest's gems.

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