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Shamengo pioneer Pierre Calleja has invented something truly remarkable--an algae lamp that absorbs CO2 in the air--at the rate of 1 ton PER YEAR, or what a tree absorbs over its entire lifetime! While development is still needed to make a cost-effective product, the microalgae streetlamp has the potential to provide significantly cleaner air in urban areas and revolutionize the cityscape.Want to join our community and hear more about the adventures of our pioneers?Subscribe to our YouTube channel & uploads to get a peek of every new Shamengo pioneer as soon as they appear!Follow us onFacebook http://facebook.com/shamengo1Twitter http://twitter.com/shamengoWebsite http://shamengo.com/?lang=en*******Shamengo is a cross-media program giving voice to people who care and participate in building a better world. Every week we reveal a video portrait of a Shamengo pioneer who makes a difference through positive action according to one of our four values:- caring for mind and body,- creating with a conscience,- preserving the environment,- taking action to help others.Think you have a pioneer spirit? Meet other pioneers on our website http://shamengo.com/?lang=enHave you or do you know anyone who has also initiated a positive world-changing action? You can apply to become one of our 1000 Pioneers of the New World!