This nifty backpack is made from a whole bunch of recycled plastic bags
January 15, 2016, 6:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Onward Bag is landfill-skirting design at its most ingenious.
Rescuers take plastic fork out of sea turtle's nose
December 18, 2015, 3:57 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The turtle survived, but a video of the ordeal demonstrates why recycling can be a matter of life and death.
Scotland is winning at doing away with plastic shopping bags
October 30, 2015, 4:11 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Meanwhile in England, shopping basket theft is on the rise.
Pink flamingo creator Don Featherstone ascends to lawn ornament heaven
June 23, 2015, 7:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The artist and Ig Nobel Art Prize recipient dies at 79. His legacy, to the chagrin of some, will live on.