green week

Total Recall + 22 more sci-fi films where small acts made huge changes
Dec 17, 2012

We're celebrating Earth Week here on Blastr, and decided to start out by reminding you that one small act can make a big difference when it comes to changing the world. Why, imagine if E.T. had discovered some horrible candy like marshmallow chicks! He probably would've radioed for an Earth invasion solely out of pity.

Save the Earth with 8 futuristic buildings made of recycled material
Dec 15, 2012

Just because a house is built from trash doesn't mean it has to look like a dump. Ingenious architects the world over have been challenging themselves to make spectacular houses out of recycled materials.

8 real-life plans to clean up the environment that sound like sci-fi
Dec 14, 2012

People forget that when you put the leading research scientists together to work on a solution, you're often putting together a bunch of science fiction nerds. Which is why, sometimes, environmental cleanup plans go past the realm of "normal," into a realm we call "super awesome."