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A kid asking her dad to confirm that a piece of litter doesn't belong in nature, a popular mobile app and there you have it: the start of a movement. Add some smart use of hashtags, geotagging and google maps, and you have a tool to start a conversat

A kid asking her dad to confirm that a piece of litter doesn't belong in nature, a popular mobile app and there you have it: the start of a movement. Add some smart use of hashtags, geotagging and google maps, and you have a tool to start a conversat

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In our previous place of residence, life was slightly simpler in terms of household waste. Simpler, but with a slight feeling of guilt, I must admit. Because Riga had no real, or at least: not a mature, recycling policy, all household waste ended up

In our previous place of residence, life was slightly simpler in terms of household waste. Simpler, but with a slight feeling of guilt, I must admit. Because Riga had no real, or at least: not a mature, recycling policy, all household waste ended up

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In the Land of Creativity, a storm is brewing. The guilds of storytellers, painters, musicians and many more creativities are gathering around. They’ve sent out their ambassadors to all corners of the world, and now are waiting for a call to action.

In the Land of Creativity, a storm is brewing. The guilds of storytellers, painters, musicians and many more creativities are gathering around. They’ve sent out their ambassadors to all corners of the world, and now are waiting for a call to action.

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Litterati is an international movement that makes fun of picking up litter from the street, by using existing technology and mashing it up. Simple, fun, good for the world, and inspiring creative confidence.

Litterati is an international movement that makes fun of picking up litter from the street, by using existing technology and mashing it up. Simple, fun, good for the world, and inspiring creative confidence.

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Play is important. And using sports to promote play for learning valuable societal skills is something the Johan Cruyff foundation has combined in their new initiative: the SchoolYard 14.

Play is important. And using sports to promote play for learning valuable societal skills is something the Johan Cruyff foundation has combined in their new initiative: the SchoolYard 14.

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Evolutionary psychologist Peter Gray has devoted his work to study the importance of play. And while we often see it as a break from important things like school, he argues that play is actually the most important way to learn.

Evolutionary psychologist Peter Gray has devoted his work to study the importance of play. And while we often see it as a break from important things like school, he argues that play is actually the most important way to learn.

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Ever since I was a kid, I wanted to have a book published. A ‘real’ one, on paper, bound, with a cover and - something that came later - an ISBN. Because I love stories, and like to read novels, I always thought it had to be a novel, too.

Ever since I was a kid, I wanted to have a book published. A ‘real’ one, on paper, bound, with a cover and - something that came later - an ISBN. Because I love stories, and like to read novels, I always thought it had to be a novel, too.

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Earlier this year, Fauja Singh retired from competitive running at the age of 102. Last year he became the oldest full marathon runner at 101. He took up running at 89, according to reports. His secret: happiness from within

Earlier this year, Fauja Singh retired from competitive running at the age of 102. Last year he became the oldest full marathon runner at 101. He took up running at 89, according to reports. His secret: happiness from within

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Studies by psychologist Ellen Langer, published in her book Counterclockwise, showed that by bringing people back to their younger selves, they actually phsyically feel better and perform like they are younger again.

Studies by psychologist Ellen Langer, published in her book Counterclockwise, showed that by bringing people back to their younger selves, they actually phsyically feel better and perform like they are younger again.

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Sometimes, when it’s hard to get direct information from an area, information from everything around it (or the lack of it), can be very helpful in painting a detailed picture. This Idea looks at collecting, analysing and displaying this information.

Sometimes, when it’s hard to get direct information from an area, information from everything around it (or the lack of it), can be very helpful in painting a detailed picture. This Idea looks at collecting, analysing and displaying this information.

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What if we can enable people who live in hard-to-access areas to gather and send information, by giving them the information and tools to do so before violence erupts? Building on several inspirations and ideas, Enabler Cards explore that question.

What if we can enable people who live in hard-to-access areas to gather and send information, by giving them the information and tools to do so before violence erupts? Building on several inspirations and ideas, Enabler Cards explore that question.

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Some people flee their homes, and end up seeking asylum far away. My sister works for the Central Agency for the Reception of Asylum Seekers of The Netherlands, so I thought it might be good to interview her for this challenge. I share some points.

Some people flee their homes, and end up seeking asylum far away. My sister works for the Central Agency for the Reception of Asylum Seekers of The Netherlands, so I thought it might be good to interview her for this challenge. I share some points.

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Some of the inspirations shared made me think about anonymity (and how perpetrators should not be able to hide behind it) and low cost tools. Then I remembered reading once about the pinhole camera.

Some of the inspirations shared made me think about anonymity (and how perpetrators should not be able to hide behind it) and low cost tools. Then I remembered reading once about the pinhole camera.

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WeAre.sg (or We Are Singapore) is an active online community to share stories on improving the Singapore environment, but also to inspire and generate ideas on how to make Singapore even better.

WeAre.sg (or We Are Singapore) is an active online community to share stories on improving the Singapore environment, but also to inspire and generate ideas on how to make Singapore even better.

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If you want to change the world, you might want to start with the next generation of leaders. And as OpenIDEO is popular in several schools, maybe there's one that can start the Masters of World Benefit program.

If you want to change the world, you might want to start with the next generation of leaders. And as OpenIDEO is popular in several schools, maybe there's one that can start the Masters of World Benefit program.

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A design festival in Hong Kong last year exhibited designs that were focused on using less materials, and therefore having less negative impact on society. It was all about recycling, upcycling and reuse.

A design festival in Hong Kong last year exhibited designs that were focused on using less materials, and therefore having less negative impact on society. It was all about recycling, upcycling and reuse.

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Every year, on the Dutch Sustainability Day, newspaper Trouw releases a Top 100 of sustainable Dutch influencers. Chosen by 14 experts based on who acted and was most influential in promoting sustainability.

Every year, on the Dutch Sustainability Day, newspaper Trouw releases a Top 100 of sustainable Dutch influencers. Chosen by 14 experts based on who acted and was most influential in promoting sustainability.

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The Global Reporting Initiative tries to set a standard for business reporting about sustainability results. It is already adapted by many companies.

The Global Reporting Initiative tries to set a standard for business reporting about sustainability results. It is already adapted by many companies.

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Many companies, especially those public traded and listed on stock exchanges, care a lot about 'shareholder value'. This leads to them doing much that investors like to see. For investors interested in sustainability, there are these indexes.

Many companies, especially those public traded and listed on stock exchanges, care a lot about 'shareholder value'. This leads to them doing much that investors like to see. For investors interested in sustainability, there are these indexes.

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Teachers are important to equip young people with the right skills. In Latvia, Mission Possible brings talented graduates in special programs to start their careers as teachers. And with that, they're changing the impact of education.

Teachers are important to equip young people with the right skills. In Latvia, Mission Possible brings talented graduates in special programs to start their careers as teachers. And with that, they're changing the impact of education.

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This is maybe my favorite TED talk, and I believe I've shared it on OpenIDEO before. Nevertheless, this talk of Ray Anderson on how he turned his company from a polluter to negative waste is very applicable in this challenge

This is maybe my favorite TED talk, and I believe I've shared it on OpenIDEO before. Nevertheless, this talk of Ray Anderson on how he turned his company from a polluter to negative waste is very applicable in this challenge

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Inspirations like Microsoft's Imagine Cup and Googles Summer of Code have something in common: they're project from (big) companies that can help students show off, but also discover and develop, their skills and competencies. L'Oréal has Brandstorm
Inspirations like Microsoft's Imagine Cup and Googles Summer of Code have something in common: they're project from (big) companies that can help students show off, but also discover and develop, their skills and competencies. L'Oréal has Brandstorm

Inspirations like Microsoft's Imagine Cup and Googles Summer of Code have something in common: they're project from (big) companies that can help students show off, but also discover and develop, their skills and competencies. L'Oréal has Brandstorm

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A while back, we had the son of a manager visiting our office for a week, to experience the life in a workplace. This week was an integrated part of his education. Obviously, we created a nice program for him, so he got to see many facets.

A while back, we had the son of a manager visiting our office for a week, to experience the life in a workplace. This week was an integrated part of his education. Obviously, we created a nice program for him, so he got to see many facets.

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The Berlin Wall has a great significance in the history of Europe. And when it came down, a lot changed. Still, there are some 'walls' in existence within the EU, that need to be brought down as well.

The Berlin Wall has a great significance in the history of Europe. And when it came down, a lot changed. Still, there are some 'walls' in existence within the EU, that need to be brought down as well.

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Staro Riga is an annual festival of lights in Riga, the capital of Latvia. This year it coincided with the celebrations of the first independence. It brought a lot of vibrancy to Riga, in a country hit hard by the economic crisis.

Staro Riga is an annual festival of lights in Riga, the capital of Latvia. This year it coincided with the celebrations of the first independence. It brought a lot of vibrancy to Riga, in a country hit hard by the economic crisis.

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Tel Aviv is a vibrant city. Maybe it's the culture, or the climate, or the fact that it is a beach-front city. Sure is that part of the vibrancy comes from the inhabitants that seem obsessed with fitness.

Tel Aviv is a vibrant city. Maybe it's the culture, or the climate, or the fact that it is a beach-front city. Sure is that part of the vibrancy comes from the inhabitants that seem obsessed with fitness.

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He has been already mentioned in several earlier challenges, but I think TED Prize winner JR can serve as a good example here as well. His work is not just art, but it is also aiming to connect people. And make places more vibrant in the process.

He has been already mentioned in several earlier challenges, but I think TED Prize winner JR can serve as a good example here as well. His work is not just art, but it is also aiming to connect people. And make places more vibrant in the process.

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With a hard-hit economy, Latvia tries in some ways to make the best of it. The parks are swept clean daily by pensioners and jobless people, who get a small addition to their miniscule social benefits, by actually doing something valuable to the city

With a hard-hit economy, Latvia tries in some ways to make the best of it. The parks are swept clean daily by pensioners and jobless people, who get a small addition to their miniscule social benefits, by actually doing something valuable to the city

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Have you ever stayed in prison? Maybe not. And then it's hard to empathize with those who are unlawfully detained, right? Well, now you can come to a prison, used by the KGB amongst others, that currently serves as a hotel.

Have you ever stayed in prison? Maybe not. And then it's hard to empathize with those who are unlawfully detained, right? Well, now you can come to a prison, used by the KGB amongst others, that currently serves as a hotel.

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Bribespot is a mobile app with which people can easily, and anonymously, report instances where they are asked for a bribe. Not only is it a way to make corruption visible, it is also a way to share stories and show the effect of corruption.

Bribespot is a mobile app with which people can easily, and anonymously, report instances where they are asked for a bribe. Not only is it a way to make corruption visible, it is also a way to share stories and show the effect of corruption.

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Meeting Ruben Martinez, and learning about his documentary project, opened my eyes to a social issue in the country I'm living in. Having skilled people research and tell a story about injustice is extremely powerful.

Meeting Ruben Martinez, and learning about his documentary project, opened my eyes to a social issue in the country I'm living in. Having skilled people research and tell a story about injustice is extremely powerful.

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Having Open Source concepts as a result of challenges, for anyone to use to create positive social impact, is great. But apart from doers having to be able to find this wonderful repository we created the past year, we should also make it easy for th

Having Open Source concepts as a result of challenges, for anyone to use to create positive social impact, is great. But apart from doers having to be able to find this wonderful repository we created the past year, we should also make it easy for th

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A designated day (maybe even 2 or more per year) where all over the world people are encouraged to realize some of the concepts of (recently) completed challenges.

A designated day (maybe even 2 or more per year) where all over the world people are encouraged to realize some of the concepts of (recently) completed challenges.

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In this memorable TED Talk, Interface founder Ray Anderson explains how he turned his company around to have a positive impact on environment, in stead of being a plunderer of the world. This man is the embodiment of impact.

In this memorable TED Talk, Interface founder Ray Anderson explains how he turned his company around to have a positive impact on environment, in stead of being a plunderer of the world. This man is the embodiment of impact.

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In his book, The New Capitalist Manifesto, Umair Haque talks about a new form of capitalism: constructive capitalism. It is a capitalism that truly serves the key stakeholders: people, communities, society, the natural world and future generations.

In his book, The New Capitalist Manifesto, Umair Haque talks about a new form of capitalism: constructive capitalism. It is a capitalism that truly serves the key stakeholders: people, communities, society, the natural world and future generations.

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The Pass It On concept in the bone marrow challenge stuck with me. I really loved the idea. When later the OpenIDEO team launched the This Inspires Us initiative, I saw an opportunity to celebrate change: participatory business cards.

The Pass It On concept in the bone marrow challenge stuck with me. I really loved the idea. When later the OpenIDEO team launched the This Inspires Us initiative, I saw an opportunity to celebrate change: participatory business cards.

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My first meeting with OpenIDEO was during the Jamie Oliver Challenge. I was blown away by how so many amazing ideas came together and inspired others. And I was hooked. So, in the category great moments, this challenged deserves a spot :)

My first meeting with OpenIDEO was during the Jamie Oliver Challenge. I was blown away by how so many amazing ideas came together and inspired others. And I was hooked. So, in the category great moments, this challenged deserves a spot :)

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At the beginning of the realisation phase for GreenBook (now known as +U), Sony and IDEO organised a great workshop to really bring together several disciplines and sketch out the future of the GreenBook app.

At the beginning of the realisation phase for GreenBook (now known as +U), Sony and IDEO organised a great workshop to really bring together several disciplines and sketch out the future of the GreenBook app.

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One of the main events leading up to the final phase of Open Planet Ideas was build hour. A power hour of collaboration on Twitter, Facebook and the website, where some OpenIDEATORS could put forward their concept and get input from the community.

One of the main events leading up to the final phase of Open Planet Ideas was build hour. A power hour of collaboration on Twitter, Facebook and the website, where some OpenIDEATORS could put forward their concept and get input from the community.

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Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee is widely regarded as one of the best coffee types in the world. It certainly is the most expensive, apart from maybe Kopi Luwak. Maybe the climate of Caldas offers a similar opportunity?

Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee is widely regarded as one of the best coffee types in the world. It certainly is the most expensive, apart from maybe Kopi Luwak. Maybe the climate of Caldas offers a similar opportunity?

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In the coffee and cacao industry, normally a too small part of the profits made in the supply chain ends up in the hands of the farmers. Fair trade organisations, like Max Havelaar, try to balance that better.

In the coffee and cacao industry, normally a too small part of the profits made in the supply chain ends up in the hands of the farmers. Fair trade organisations, like Max Havelaar, try to balance that better.

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The beauty of social business, in my humble opinion, is that it aims to create sustainable solutions to social issues. I think, that this is the most important part of it. For me, the no-dividend principle is a possible blocking point for that.

The beauty of social business, in my humble opinion, is that it aims to create sustainable solutions to social issues. I think, that this is the most important part of it. For me, the no-dividend principle is a possible blocking point for that.

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It might sound strange, but there is a lesson in this 1980s movie. The lead character is ordered to go to Australia to fill that one blank spot on the world map where Coke is not yet available. And the same idea can be applied to healthcare.
It might sound strange, but there is a lesson in this 1980s movie. The lead character is ordered to go to Australia to fill that one blank spot on the world map where Coke is not yet available. And the same idea can be applied to healthcare.

It might sound strange, but there is a lesson in this 1980s movie. The lead character is ordered to go to Australia to fill that one blank spot on the world map where Coke is not yet available. And the same idea can be applied to healthcare.

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Following a comment by Meena, this concept aims to connect local food to the surf culture in Australia. Admittedly, this is a very incomplete concept from the start, because I think there are many people out there that have a far better understanding

Following a comment by Meena, this concept aims to connect local food to the surf culture in Australia. Admittedly, this is a very incomplete concept from the start, because I think there are many people out there that have a far better understanding

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Easy labeling has been a recurring theme in the concepts. After repeatedly mistyping the word footprint, I thought of the Foodprint label. The label can be put on food items, and represents the carbon footprint of a product, calculated on the basis o

Easy labeling has been a recurring theme in the concepts. After repeatedly mistyping the word footprint, I thought of the Foodprint label. The label can be put on food items, and represents the carbon footprint of a product, calculated on the basis o

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A centuries old proven way to celebrate local food production are harvest festivals. There even is one in Queensland: the Stanthorpe Apple and Grape Harvest festival. This concept proposes to expand that to all regional hubs in Queensland on the same

A centuries old proven way to celebrate local food production are harvest festivals. There even is one in Queensland: the Stanthorpe Apple and Grape Harvest festival. This concept proposes to expand that to all regional hubs in Queensland on the same

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The Queensland Local Food Exchange is a food exchange modeled after better known stock exchanges. Producers can register their crops/produce and consumers can buy directly from the producers. Prices, of course, will vary with supply and demand.

The Queensland Local Food Exchange is a food exchange modeled after better known stock exchanges. Producers can register their crops/produce and consumers can buy directly from the producers. Prices, of course, will vary with supply and demand.

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There are many hidden costs in having mass produced low cost food, as some inspirations have shown. This concept is to leverage a sales tax on non-organic, non-local food products, and use the revenues to subsidise local food production.

There are many hidden costs in having mass produced low cost food, as some inspirations have shown. This concept is to leverage a sales tax on non-organic, non-local food products, and use the revenues to subsidise local food production.

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Create a foursquare page that people in Queensland can follow. Add tips for local producers, farmer's markets and other interesting places where you can buy, enjoy or learn about locally produced food.

Create a foursquare page that people in Queensland can follow. Add tips for local producers, farmer's markets and other interesting places where you can buy, enjoy or learn about locally produced food.

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And suddenly I remembered this brilliant food blog. Clotilde Dusolier lives the internetminded foodie's dream: she started a food blog as a hobby, and now is a full-time and celebrated food writer. And, she connects local food suppliers with her fans

And suddenly I remembered this brilliant food blog. Clotilde Dusolier lives the internetminded foodie's dream: she started a food blog as a hobby, and now is a full-time and celebrated food writer. And, she connects local food suppliers with her fans

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Do the green thing is a website that revolves around 7 ways to lead a greener life. They have an amazing collection of tips and campaigns. Ninjin is one of them, and a very inspiring way to focus on seasonal vegetables.

Do the green thing is a website that revolves around 7 ways to lead a greener life. They have an amazing collection of tips and campaigns. Ninjin is one of them, and a very inspiring way to focus on seasonal vegetables.

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Located on the island of Spitsbergen, not far from the Northpole is the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. It holds spare copies of seeds stored in seed banks all over the world. The vault is to serve as a safety net to preserve diversity.
Located on the island of Spitsbergen, not far from the Northpole is the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. It holds spare copies of seeds stored in seed banks all over the world. The vault is to serve as a safety net to preserve diversity.

Located on the island of Spitsbergen, not far from the Northpole is the Svalbard Global Seed Vault. It holds spare copies of seeds stored in seed banks all over the world. The vault is to serve as a safety net to preserve diversity.

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In the Netherlands the school garden is a well known concept. Often it is not a garden at the school, but a special collection of small plots of land where children can go in schooltime to grow their own vegetables. It is an educational tool

In the Netherlands the school garden is a well known concept. Often it is not a garden at the school, but a special collection of small plots of land where children can go in schooltime to grow their own vegetables. It is an educational tool

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People that are donating blood, or are preparing for non-lifethreatening injuries or treatments are often having their blood or other health indicators tested. Why not make not becoming a bone marrow donor an opt out in that process.

People that are donating blood, or are preparing for non-lifethreatening injuries or treatments are often having their blood or other health indicators tested. Why not make not becoming a bone marrow donor an opt out in that process.

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Christien Meinderstma made a book about a pig. Not just any book, but she researched how a pig that was produced for food was used in everyday things. In the TED talk in the video, she summarises some very surprising uses of pig parts.

Christien Meinderstma made a book about a pig. Not just any book, but she researched how a pig that was produced for food was used in everyday things. In the TED talk in the video, she summarises some very surprising uses of pig parts.

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Visiting a producer of food, having a tour of the production site and learning more about the product helps in appreciating and understanding your food. In many wine regions across Europe it's very customary to just walk in at a wine maker and taste.

Visiting a producer of food, having a tour of the production site and learning more about the product helps in appreciating and understanding your food. In many wine regions across Europe it's very customary to just walk in at a wine maker and taste.

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The 100 Mile Diet movement promotes the idea of having a menu of which the combined ingredients have traveled less than 100 miles from the source of production to your plate.

The 100 Mile Diet movement promotes the idea of having a menu of which the combined ingredients have traveled less than 100 miles from the source of production to your plate.

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Restaurants have a great power to educate. By putting fresh products from local producers, purchased at the market daily on the menu, they can raise awareness. Not only about good food, but also about local production and producers.

Restaurants have a great power to educate. By putting fresh products from local producers, purchased at the market daily on the menu, they can raise awareness. Not only about good food, but also about local production and producers.

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This concept combines with the Interactive map of registered donors. Please see http://3bl.me/az3ghz or click the colourful US map under 'Built on this' and give comment and feedback there. Convincing people to register as a donor is one thing, but t

This concept combines with the Interactive map of registered donors. Please see http://3bl.me/az3ghz or click the colourful US map under 'Built on this' and give comment and feedback there. Convincing people to register as a donor is one thing, but t

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Two years ago, there was a campaign to press the world leaders to act on the MDG promises they made: 'In my name'. This '... is a her' campaign concept translates that to the bone marrow donation challenge.

Two years ago, there was a campaign to press the world leaders to act on the MDG promises they made: 'In my name'. This '... is a her' campaign concept translates that to the bone marrow donation challenge.

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LinkedIn has over 90 million users. We (I am on of the 90 million) store a lot of data about ourselves on it. What about having a special secured section in which you can store a coded version of your dna, so that the system is not only used to match

LinkedIn has over 90 million users. We (I am on of the 90 million) store a lot of data about ourselves on it. What about having a special secured section in which you can store a coded version of your dna, so that the system is not only used to match

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A few years back, I used to be a blood donor. It was relatively easy to do, plus I got a light health check regularly for free. But then I moved, and things got complicated. To the point that I'm not a blood donor anymore.

A few years back, I used to be a blood donor. It was relatively easy to do, plus I got a light health check regularly for free. But then I moved, and things got complicated. To the point that I'm not a blood donor anymore.

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On world AIDS day, foursquare users could earn the Join(red) 2015 badge. A simple reward for helping the campaign to raise awareness and come closer to their goal of having an AIDS free generation by 2015.

On world AIDS day, foursquare users could earn the Join(red) 2015 badge. A simple reward for helping the campaign to raise awareness and come closer to their goal of having an AIDS free generation by 2015.

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In India, and also in Africa, there are several services for farmers. They can send a question by SMS, and will get a reply. How to fight certain plant diseases, or which crop is best to plant in a season. Some examples are mKrishi in India, and Farm

In India, and also in Africa, there are several services for farmers. They can send a question by SMS, and will get a reply. How to fight certain plant diseases, or which crop is best to plant in a season. Some examples are mKrishi in India, and Farm

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The European Union was started as an economic pact, to promote peace and prosperity in a war-torn region. And, with growing integration and collaboration, it has worked. The EU serves now as a model for other economic pacts, despite some of the chall

The European Union was started as an economic pact, to promote peace and prosperity in a war-torn region. And, with growing integration and collaboration, it has worked. The EU serves now as a model for other economic pacts, despite some of the chall

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Healthcare in India is a shining example of frugal innovation. One of the characteristics is a subsidy system in which those who can afford it pay more to finance a lower cost health care for those who cannot afford it. One of the ways this is done i

Healthcare in India is a shining example of frugal innovation. One of the characteristics is a subsidy system in which those who can afford it pay more to finance a lower cost health care for those who cannot afford it. One of the ways this is done i

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On September 1st we celebrate the day of Saint Fiacre, patron saint of food growers. On this day, children of all ages come together to make a full dinner out of fresh food for the party of their choice: a group of friends, their (grand)parents, the

On September 1st we celebrate the day of Saint Fiacre, patron saint of food growers. On this day, children of all ages come together to make a full dinner out of fresh food for the party of their choice: a group of friends, their (grand)parents, the

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We all love a science experiment. Why not combine it with using fresh ingredients to make some wonderful snacks or meals. If we take inspiration from the molecular cooking movement, and combine it with regular science education, we can create the Mad

We all love a science experiment. Why not combine it with using fresh ingredients to make some wonderful snacks or meals. If we take inspiration from the molecular cooking movement, and combine it with regular science education, we can create the Mad

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Fresh Food Empire is a social challenge game around fresh food, integrated with social networking sites like Facebook. Challenges accepted and done gain points, with which the player can upgrade their Fresh Food Empire. The goal of the game is to gro

Fresh Food Empire is a social challenge game around fresh food, integrated with social networking sites like Facebook. Challenges accepted and done gain points, with which the player can upgrade their Fresh Food Empire. The goal of the game is to gro

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Wow, what a detailed an great idea. You might want to check out the babycenter website. You might already know it, but they have something similar. They send out a weekly newsletter that actually follows the development of your baby, and then your newborn. It provides info on developmental steps, what to look out for and what to expect. See https://www.babycenter.com/

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Arjan commented on Mush- the app to connect mothers

Very cool. Would love to turn that into a version that does the same for dads :)

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Arjan commented on BabyStream Pro

By the way, in Germany, each expecting mother gets a "mother pass", in which all her details are recorded, including examination and test results relevant to the pregnancy. She's asked/required to keep the pass with her at all times. Every time she visits a doctor or medical service, but also in case of an accident, medical professionals have direct access to all the information they need. It is still quite old-school, as it is a little booklet in which info is (hand)written. But sometimes low tech works best.