Alexandra Williams Fun Fit

The Nomad Goes Fun and Fit!

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Fun and Fit Goes the Nomad! We’re suckers for great design with a philanthropic bent. When we heard about the good the founder of O’Sun, Alain Gilles, a Belgian designer, was accomplishing in poor communities on the African continent where 600-million people live without electricity by providing off-the-grid villages with Nomad lanterns, we decided it would be […]

Stephanie Odegard Rugs

Nobel Peace Prizes Awarded

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GoodWeave Founder Honored When the Nobel Peace Prizes were awarded in Oslo today, the committee referred to both laureates, Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi, as “champions of peace.” Yousafzai, who is the first Pakistani and youngest person to ever receive the award, noted she was there to advocate for the rights of forgotten or frightened […]

Team WaterShed from the University of Maryland

Miele Sponsors a WaterShed Moment: The Solar Decathlon Opens This Week in DC

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The US Department of Energy’s 2011 Solar Decathlon will be holding its opening ceremonies later this week in Washington, D.C., and adroyt will be on the scene. The event challenges 20 university teams to conceive, build, and operate affordable and energy-efficient solar-powered houses while incorporating appealing design and innovation. The expo will take place from […]