Your dorm room can be contributing to a greener planet. Just don’t tell your RA.

http://science.slashdot.org/story/10/09/12/2213217/Is-DIY-Algae-Farming-the-Future?from=rss via Byline hex0D points to this “interview with Aaron Baum explaining why people growing algae at home for food can help the environment and their health, and what he’s doing to facilitate this. ‘We’d like to create an international network of people growing all kinds of algae in their homes in a small community scale, sharing information, doing it all in an open source way. We’d be like the Linux of algae – do-it-yourself with low-cost materials and shared information.’ And one of the low-cost materials is your household urine.”

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