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Autonomous Vehicles: Hype or Reality?

Quillette 19 Oct 2021
Deliveries are a challenge in cities like Amsterdam where water covers over 20 percent of its surface area—its waterway system of over 60 miles of canals is a main source for transportation ... Amsterdam could potentially use these prototypes as a delivery service as well as for waste collection and water taxis to reduce traffic congestion.
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Autonomous Vessels are Becoming a Commercial Reality

The Maritime Executive 24 Sep 2021
In the Netherlands, the City of Amsterdam ... The partners hope this autonomous network will fill the canals and waterways of Amsterdam with a modular vessel that can be outfitted for household waste removal, logistics movement and ferry operations, all based on the same hull design.
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Inside Bang & Olufsen’s journey to make the Beosound Level last a decade

Digital Trends 08 Sep 2021
Minimalist. Classy ... Digital Trends spoke to Hansen and Dr ... The institute was formed in 2010 and has head offices in Oakland, California, and in Amsterdam ... “It means there is no concept of waste, everything is a resource for something else, and that waste can be designed out of products ... We see declining product life cycles, so they become waste earlier.
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Designers offer hope for the environment: Electronic waste becomes office furniture

The Oregonian 31 Aug 2021
Portland design reporter Damon Johnstun recaps highlights from the last fair. Design a more elegant ending ... Formafantasma, an Italian duo working in Amsterdam, took on the problem of electronic waste by disassembling old technology and demonstrating the complex systems required to recycle each discard ... -- Damon Johnstun. @DamonJohnstun. Note to readers.
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Starfield has a planet where you get high on fish

Polygon 27 Aug 2021
Image. Bethesda Game Studios/Xbox Game Studios ... One of those locations is a kind of Space Amsterdam, a destination named Neon where visitors go to get completely wasted on fish. Neon, a “pleasure city” built on a massive fishing facility, is home to a breed of psychotropic fish that creates a naturally occurring drug known as Aurora ... 11, 2022 ... ....
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After Barcelona's nine-goal thriller with Sevilla, a Paul Scholes red-card moment of madness against Zenit ...

The Daily Mail 11 Aug 2021
As Chelsea prepare to kick-off their campaign with European action against Villarreal, the football world is once again blessed with the return of the Super Cup final ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next ... Share ... Chelsea were fresh off the back of beating Benfica in Amsterdam and wasted no time in taking the lead, via Fernando Torres in the eighth minute.
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Can circular cities boost biodiversity?

GreenBiz 30 Jul 2021
To facilitate life in cities, humans have constructed systems to connect with the goods and services required for survival — many of which are sourced outside the city itself — and to ameliorate waste streams ... Like in nature, there is no such thing as "waste" in a circular economy ... The bioeconomy in circular Amsterdam.
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Amsterdam says ‘stay home’ to partiers, pot-smoking tourists

Taipei Times 10 Jul 2021
By Karolin Schaps / Thomson Reuters Foundation, AMSTERDAM. Artist and tour guide Louke Spigt makes ends meet by offering tours to some of the millions of foreign visitors who pour into the Dutch capital, Amsterdam, each year seeking culture, cannabis and excitement ... Others living in Amsterdam’s city center are less happy.
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Amsterdam says 'stay home' to party revellers and pot smokers in tourism rethink

Independent online (SA) 08 Jul 2021
AMSTERDAM - Artist and tour guide Louke Spigt makes ends meet by offering tours to some of the millions of foreign visitors who pour into the Dutch capital Amsterdam each year seeking culture, cannabis and excitement ... Amsterdam's hotel stays nosedived by 68% amid the global pandemic last year, according to data from the municipality.
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‘The problems are the uncontrollable groups of drinking Brits’: Amsterdam tells party tourists to stay home

The Independent 07 Jul 2021
Artist and tour guide Louke Spigt makes ends meet by offering tours to some of the millions of foreign visitors who pour into the Dutch capital Amsterdam each year seeking culture, cannabis and excitement ... As Amsterdam emerges ...
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Amsterdam wants pot smoking, partying tourists to 'stay home' in tourism rethinkThe city wants to ...

Deccan Herald 07 Jul 2021
Artist and tour guide Louke Spigt makes ends meet by offering tours to some of the millions of foreign visitors who pour into the Dutch capital Amsterdam each year seeking culture, cannabis and excitement ... Amsterdam's hotel stays nosedived by 68 per cent amid the global pandemic last year, according to data from the municipality ... Amsterdam.
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Feeding poultry with insects, this project solves garbage, agrarian crisesThe new feeding system also has ...

Deccan Herald 03 Jul 2021
What more, the insects thrive on food waste that otherwise ends up in landfills. Narendra Pasuparthy, founder and CEO of Nandus Foods, said time is ripe to tackle the twin issues of the animal feed industry that eats into the agricultural sector and the urban food waste affecting cities like Bengaluru.
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‘We Can!’ – a new Green-Left coalition takes over Croatia’s capital

Open Democracy 03 Jul 2021
He was once again temporarily demoted from the mayorship in 2014, having been arrested on charges relating to corruption and abuse of his office connected to a public-owned waste-management company ... In both Naples and Zagreb, the newly elected municipalist successes must now deal with the waste mismanagement of previous administrations.
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Today's Crossword: This puzzle will make you want to visit Euro 2020 venues

Gulf News 17 Jun 2021
From Baku, Azerbaijan, to Amsterdam, the Netherlands, this year’s tournament is being played in different countries across Europe for the first time in the competition’s 60-year history ... Amsterdam’s Johan Cruyff Arena, for ... The stadium also finds creative ways to use waste.
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HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Girtler strikes out 15, La Salle moves on to Class A semifinals ...

The Record 11 Jun 2021
TROY, NY − La Salle Institute Baseball pitcher Eddie Girtler was in complete control Thursday afternoon in the Cadets’ sectional matchup against Amsterdam ... Amsterdam pitcher Carson Cotugno was able to set down the order from there ... “Most importantly you have to go out there and attack, attack, attack, and not waste any time.”LA SALLE 5, AMSTERDAM 3.
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