The Algae Lamp

The Algae Lamp
Design

Known for creating the "Blood Lamp," designer Mike Thompson presents a lamp powered by arguably the simplest (and most ancient) of existing life forms.

Don Michael Acelar De Leon
  • 26 november 2010

Designer Mike Thompson has created a unique lamp powered by algae, dubbed the Latro Algae Lamp. Thompson draws inspiration from the findings of a research conducted by Yansei and Stanford University scientists, which states that the cells of algae can draw electrical current through photosynthesis.

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