Author archives: Aljaž Jazz Gaberšek

Windmill 2014 even "greener": Phosphorus recovery from wastewater

Windmill 2014 even "greener": Phosphorus recovery from wastewater

Written by Enna Klaversma and Aljaž Gaberšek.

So you know all about phosphorous and the world food supply, etc. OK, but did you know we're making Windmill even more sustainable this year? By pooping and urinating (in the designated areas, of course) at Windmill Windup, you can do your part in the circle ... the Circle of Life!

Phosphorus (P) is an essential element for all growth on Earth, but its sources are becoming scarcer. It comes mainly from mines in China and Morocco, and some studies estimate these mines will be empty within 50 years. Enter: P recovery systems ...

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Thank you. And You. And You, and you …

Thank you. And You. And You, and you …

Herbie is both exhilarated and downcast: this year, he will get to meet, greet, work and eat with so many new faces, it makes him trumpet with joy, just to think about it. On the other hand, an elephant herd needs to be manageable, so we had to turn some volunteers away.

To paint a picture, this year’s volunteer-signups saw 180 people pledging their time and smiles to Windmill online. Of these, 95 were selected. (Based on their success of survival in both the jungle and how long they can hold the breath in the vacuum of space of ...

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Invite your family and friends to Windmill Windup

Invite your family and friends to Windmill Windup

Getting friends and family to enjoy a nice Sunday, sipping cocktails, beer, smoothies or what have you. Sharing the elephant love for flying plastic at Windmill Windup 2014. Buy 4, get 2 for free!

Windmill is a great way to show the world what high level Ultimate is all about. Invite your family and friends for a day at the Windmill where they can watch high level games and well… experience the Windmill!

The ticket sale starts today, click here. Buy 4, get 2 extra free! All proceeds go to the development of Ultimate.

Written by Lisa Kouwenberg.

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Play! Play. Play. The Predictions game

Play! Play. Play. The Predictions game

Herbie has a brand new game for you to play! Join the Herbie side of the Force, correctly predict the winners of WWX and get nifty prizes!

See into the future you think you can? Or maybe you’ve just been following how teams across the Ultimate World are doing. Or you know for a fact someone on a particular team’s defence has a sweet tooth for gummy bears and that they can’t run as fast when they’ve had some the party before.

Instead of musical chairs, the killer game, or pin the tail on the donkey ...

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