Power Your Style with Portable Windmill Fashion

Looking for the perfect accoutrement that can also charge your iPhone? Channel your inner Lady Gaga with this this portable, electricity-generating windmill. It won't work indoors, but looking like a cybernetic wood nymph is rad enough. » 3/10/10 10:30am 3/10/10 10:30am

UFO-Shaped Podhouse Warms You With Rotting Garbage

The Comploo tea house from the Japanese design firm Bakoko uses heat from decomposing compost to keep you toasty. Although living in a Comploo keeps your heating bill down, expect your eggshell and banana peel bill to skyrocket. » 2/18/10 9:00am 2/18/10 9:00am

Now You Can Fuel Your Car With Tobacco

Researchers have developed a way to boost the naturally-occurring oils in tobacco, increasing its potential for use as a biofuel. Big tobacco plus big oil? What could possibly go wrong? » 1/06/10 7:00am 1/06/10 7:00am