2011 has been a hard year. Global Revolution! Natural disasters! Bankruptcy! What's next? We're not hedging bets for 2012 just yet, but in case things don't turn out the way you'd expected, we've got you covered. Core77's Ultimate Gift Guide has everything you need to get through these hard times and survive through the... end times?
Today's pick is from David Auerbach of Dijital Fix, a design & electronics store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn and San Francisco.
The EcoSphere is a self-contained ecosystem enclosed in a microcosmic terrarium. While it's certainly a soothing or otherwise diverting desktop decoration, it also might serve to jumpstart life on earth, should it be necessary in the aftermath of apocalypse.
Each one contains "active micro-organisms, small shrimp, algae and bacteria, each existing in filtered sea water," and it's available in a spherical globe shape or an elongated ovoid
See the full gift guide HERE.
A special Thank You to this year's Gift Guide sponsor: Felt & Wire Shop offering a selection of curated paper goods direct from designers.