Mother Earth’s Plantasia Limited Edition

In honor of Sacred Bones Records’ 15th anniversary, the Brooklyn-based label is repressing the cult classic Mother Earth’s Plantasia by Mort Garson on limited caladium pink and green vinyl. First released in 1976, the album, suffused with Moog synthesizers, was composed specifically for plants and only available to those who purchased a plant from Mother Earth on Melrose Avenue in LA or a Simmons mattress …

Glazed Saucer for Hoff Pot

Available in rich green, warm rust or pale pink, these glazed saucers are an expressive way to catch excess water from potted plants. Crafted in Italy for Danish pottery brand Bergs Potter (which was founded in 1942), the saucers are made from premium terra cotta. They can be paired with Bergs Potter’s Hoff Pots or any planter that is less than 14cm in diameter.

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A Battery Powered by Bacteria and Sweat Researchers from the University of Massachusetts Amherst have engineered a bacteria-based battery that can produce power from human sweat. The key to their innovation is bacterium Geobacter sulfurreducens, a bacteria that can produce electricity and has been used to explore microbial batteries. However, its need to be fed a constant diet has limited its functionality. To get around …