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karl burkart

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Combining a fascination with pop culture (especially emergent design and marketing trends) with all things eco, I'm striving to find ways of making green culturally relevant, taking it out of the domain of affluent soccer moms and baby boomers and into the hands of urban creatives. I used to be an architect of buildings, then an architect of websites and social media campaigns, and now just a plain old writer. Past projects include filmtvmarket.com, greenmatrix.net, evo.com, voozoo (facebook application), whocontrolstheworld.com.

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Eco Superhero Comebacks - Captain Planet Makes A Very Green Return From The 90s
Eco Superhero Comebacks
Captain Planet Makes A Very Green Return From The 90s
Post-Hipster Folk Musicians - Sam Amidon
Post-Hipster Folk Musicians
Sam Amidon
Giant Plush Activists - The 'Treeless Squirrel' Fights for the Environment
Giant Plush Activists
The 'Treeless Squirrel' Fights for the Environment
Crisis-Induced Comedy - The Bull vs. Bear Epic Economic Battle
Crisis-Induced Comedy
The Bull vs. Bear Epic Economic Battle
Flourishing In Crisis - Green Banks Thrive as Wall Street Collapses
Flourishing In Crisis
Green Banks Thrive as Wall Street Collapses
Futuristic Hat Frenzy - Brian Lichtenberg's Show at Box Eight
Futuristic Hat Frenzy
Brian Lichtenberg's Show at Box Eight
Second Skin Super Fabric - The ZGlove
Second Skin Super Fabric
The ZGlove
DIY Interactive Tables - Heat-Sensitive LEDs for Home Raves
DIY Interactive Tables
Heat-Sensitive LEDs for Home Raves
Anti-Palin Alaskan Protests - Pun-Laden Political Slogans
Anti-Palin Alaskan Protests
Pun-Laden Political Slogans
Naked Protesting - Hot 'Chicks' Battle KFC in Australia
Naked Protesting
Hot 'Chicks' Battle KFC in Australia
Green Mega-Corporations - WWF Climate Saver Partners
Green Mega-Corporations
WWF Climate Saver Partners
Amazing Cosmic Simulations - Astronomy Videos from The New Scientist
Amazing Cosmic Simulations
Astronomy Videos from The New Scientist
Storm Inspired Haute Couture - Project Runway's Siriano Rocks Fashion Week
Storm Inspired Haute Couture
Project Runway's Siriano Rocks Fashion Week
Storm Chasing Bloggers - 10 Killer Storm Photos
Storm Chasing Bloggers
10 Killer Storm Photos
Pregnant Belly Casting - Decorated Bellies
Pregnant Belly Casting
Decorated Bellies
Male Body Casting - Pecs & Posteriors for Posterity
Male Body Casting
Pecs & Posteriors for Posterity
Fake Naughty Photography - Scandalously Edgy Fashion Photography
Fake Naughty Photography
Scandalously Edgy Fashion Photography
Gadgets That Save Gas - The Blade
Gadgets That Save Gas
The Blade
Gun-Crazy Governors - Sarah Palin's Arial Safari and Gun Practice
Gun-Crazy Governors
Sarah Palin's Arial Safari and Gun Practice
Virally Cute Videos - Interspecies Love
Virally Cute Videos
Interspecies Love
Human Neanderthal Mating - Was Planet of the Apes for Real?
Human Neanderthal Mating
Was Planet of the Apes for Real?
Cell Phones to Map Environmental Pollutants - PEIR by UCLA
Cell Phones to Map Environmental Pollutants
PEIR by UCLA
Online Pledges to Save the Planet (and Money) - Creative Citizen
Online Pledges to Save the Planet (and Money)
Creative Citizen
Anti-Bush Games - Bush Whacking and More
Anti-Bush Games
Bush Whacking and More
Consumer Directed Philanthropy - The Amex Members Project
Consumer Directed Philanthropy
The Amex Members Project
Googling for Drugs - Pot Locator Using Google Maps for Weed
Googling for Drugs
Pot Locator Using Google Maps for Weed
Documentaries on Election Fraud - 4 Shocking Truths
Documentaries on Election Fraud
4 Shocking Truths
Iranian Rocker Hair - Kids Fight to Keep Their Hair Styles
Iranian Rocker Hair
Kids Fight to Keep Their Hair Styles
Science Dolls - Particle Physics Gets all Cute and Fuzzy
Science Dolls
Particle Physics Gets all Cute and Fuzzy
Buddhist Activists Protest China Online - Digital Dharma
Buddhist Activists Protest China Online
Digital Dharma
Activist Shark Documentaries - Sharkwater
Activist Shark Documentaries
Sharkwater
Strange Global Detox Techniques - Kinoki Cleansing Foot Pads
Strange Global Detox Techniques
Kinoki Cleansing Foot Pads
Deadly Food Shockers - Popcorn that Kills
Deadly Food Shockers
Popcorn that Kills
Stripping on Highways - Sexy Levi's 501 Billboard
Stripping on Highways
Sexy Levi's 501 Billboard
Contortionist Dancers For Dual Mode Cell Phones -  Motorola MotoRokr E8 Ad
Contortionist Dancers For Dual Mode Cell Phones
Motorola MotoRokr E8 Ad
Mega Wind Turbines - World's Largest Windmills to be Made in the USA
Mega Wind Turbines
World's Largest Windmills to be Made in the USA
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