Bamboo Sheet Set Review – Budget Earth

Bamboo Sheet Set Review – Budget Earth

As we talk a lot about the sustainability and renewability of bamboo products, some people have spoken out about just how nice they really are.  One blogger has posted a bamboo sheets review and raves about their quality. Bamboo sheet sets represent just one of many valuable and quality products … Continue reading

Two New Species of African Bamboo

Two New Species of African Bamboo

One of the leading biologists in bamboo research, Dr. Chris Stapleton, has recently found two new species of bamboo in the mountains of the Cameroon.  Right across from Ethiopia, these species have been hidden away in the mountains as food for gorillas.  Mountain bamboos in Africa are not well known … Continue reading

Bamboo Plantations in Central America

Bamboo Plantations in Central America

Many countries and institutions speak of their search for alternative resources, yet most of these hollow remarks seem to fall into a forgotten abyss. There are a number of alternative resources for a variety of field, but few have seem to attempt putting them into play – even a little … Continue reading

Fully Functional Bamboo Construction

Fully Functional Bamboo Construction

For the past ten years, Santa Clara University students have been researched and applied bamboo into structural elements of home building.  In a world struggling with deforestation and actively searching for sustainable and renewable resources, bamboo could be the future of the construction industries around the world.  In their entry … Continue reading

Bamboo Reconstruction in Haiti

Bamboo Reconstruction in Haiti

Recently, John Naylor received the Foster+Partners Prize for a rebuilding program that he developed for the country of Haiti.  Called the Bamboo Lakou Project, Naylor outlined plans for a long term rematerializing of a devastated nation and a short term rebuilding program to assist with the homeless.  His project received … Continue reading

Bamboo Bed Sheets

  In this article, I just want to come out and say it: Bamboo sheets are amazing.  I am going to write a little bit about this budding fashion statement and hopefully, enlighten you as to the many extraordinary properties that it contains.  The mystery of this whole conversation is … Continue reading