Design

CityTree – This plant wall cleans as much polluted air as 275 trees (12 pics)

The start-up Green City Solutions created CityTree , an innovative plant wall capable of cleaning as much polluted air as 275 trees! Powered by solar panels, this plant wall measuring 4 meters high and three meters large uses moss to capture pollutants in city air, absorbing up to 240 tonnes of gas, dust and particles per year, or the equivalent of a forest of 275 trees.

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CityTree – This plant wall cleans as much polluted air as 275 trees (12 pics)

4300 photographs from the Invasion of Normandy are now available online (24 pics)

The Flickr account  PhotosNormandie  has just posted more than 4300 photos of the Normandy Landings of June 6, 1944, this decisive date of the WWII . This impressive collection is the result of a collaborative project that began in 2007, bringing together thousands of photos from the Archives Normandie 1939-1945, the Municipal Library of the City of Cherbourg-Octeville and the American archives.

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4300 photographs from the Invasion of Normandy are now available online (24 pics)