Transform your home office with this dual-use aquaponic or hydroponic water garden that’s on sale / Boing Boing

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If you’re already incredibly bored in your social distancing situation, now is a great time to pick up a hobby. Actually, now’s a great time to pick up multiple hobbies, and nothing will make that easier (or nicer to look at) than this very cool AquaSprouts® Fountain: Aquaponics Water Garden.

What the heck is an “aquaponics water garden”? Well, we’ll tell you. By combining fishkeeping and hydroponic gardening, aquaponics does things that neither can do alone, dramatically reducing waste (saves up to 90% of the water usually needed!) and maintenance of both the plant care and fish care side of things. Aquaponics recycles fish waste to provide vital nutrients for growing plants, leaving the water clean and clear without the need for additional filters or frequent water changes.

That’s one of the highest-tech low-tech innovations we’ve ever seen, and AquaSprouts (4 stars on Amazon and a top 2020 aquaponic aquarium

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