Glowing polar bear energy sensor, book and app educates kids about global warming

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The plight of polar bears is one of the many concerns raised due to the effects of global warming, and we recently saw the MELTDOWN board game innovatively educate young children about the issue. Now Norway-based Caretosave has created the animal-shaped Bobo energy display, storybook and app for kids, which illustrates the connection between home energy consumption and the wellbeing of polar bears. The product centers around a smart sensor that – when clipped to the property's electricity meter – detects how much energy is being used and sends the information over wifi to a six-inch tall polar bear model,…

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