As the mercury rises and summer breaks into full force we're thrilled to announce the launch of the European Solar Decathlon tomorrow in Madrid! We've covered our favorite stunning solar-powered homes so far and we can't wait to see them go head-to-head, so stay tuned for our coverage We're actively looking for photographers right now who are interested in contributing fabulous photography of the event for cash, so if you'll be in Madrid this weekend for the Decathlon get in touch with us ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org!
This week we also brought you all of the latest and greatest green designs from the interior design tradeshow Neocon 2010, and we're thrilled to announce that to kick off the summer season we're giving away a super-sleek Apple iPad and an accompanying handcrafted bamboo DODOcase!
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THE WEEK IN GREEN DESIGN
Stunning Green Roofed Children's Hospital
Retired 747 Airplane Transformed Into Striking Home
The World’s Slowest Porsche is Pedal-Powered
Solar-Powered TV's Run World Cup in Africa's Largest Slum
Tree Museum With 2,000 Trees Opens in Switzerland
Frank Gehry Defends His Criticism of LEED
KIDS STORIES FROM INHABITOTS
Colorful Eco-Friendly Kids Glass from Skyline Design
Chemicals in Food Blamed for Early Puberty in Girls
WEARABLE STORIES FROM ECOUTERRE
Underarm Nanotech Clothing Patch Eliminates Body Odor
5,500-Year-Old Leather “Sneaker” Discovered in Armenia
WIN FREE GREEN STUFF!
Win MoMa’s Lacing Shapes and String-Along Books >
Check out the Moma Modern Kids Line >
UPCOMING DESIGN EVENT
Dwell on Design Kicks off Next Weekend in Los Angeles!
Heads up design fans! Dwell on Design 2010 is bringing a stunning exhibition of modern design to Los Angeles from June 25-27, and we hope to see you there! Team Inhabitat will be on the scene to bring you the best from this year's event and showcase our Spring Greening DIY Design Contest Winners -- so don't miss out! Register today and enter the code dwellinhabitat9 for a $15 discount on tickets purchased before June 23rd!
Join Inhabitat at Dwell on Design 2010 >
Thanks for reading everyone, we'll see you next week!
Jill, Yuka & Mike
Your faiithful Inhabitat editors