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Idealog—in the ideas business

Zero energy house leading the way


The country's first zero energy house is steadily taking shape in Point Chevalier, Auckland, and its owners are aiming to save up to $80,000 in power costs over the next 25 years. More …

Gadgets for good: Canon grants up for grabs

Would a pair of high-performance binoculars help you monitor the status of an endangered species in your community? Or perhaps an underwater camera would help your coral reef conservation project document the effects of global warming? More …

Rio+20 talks move up a gear


It is now up to the politicians to engage in any further horse-trading, before what looks like an inevitable endorsement of the document towards the end of this week. More …