This dresser was the first item in the Street Capture series.

An air pollution alert for the home

Israel’s AirBase Systems uses advanced nanotechnology to develop the lowest-cost air pollution monitor and alert on the market. Photo by Moshe Shai/Flash90 Traffic on busy urban highways is one of the major causes of air pollution worldwide. If you live …


Using water to power itself

What could be simpler than generating electricity for municipal water monitoring systems from the flow of the water itself? That’s the breakthrough idea of Israel’s HydroSpin.

Pacha Sleeping Mama

Pacha Sleeping Mama

The Pachamama Alliance is a worldwide organization that aims to raise awareness of the environmental dangers facing planet Earth – from catastrophic climate change to the mass extinction of species. The Israeli arm of Pachamama has been schlepping the organization’s …