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.
Intricate steampunk sculptures lovingly constructed with antique watch parts
October 7, 2015, 6:20 a.m. by Catie Leary
Can't bear to throw away that old, broken watch sitting in your sock drawer? Try turning it into a piece of steampunk-inspired art instead!
Brazilian architect transforms retired shipping container into really big periscope
September 29, 2015, 12:58 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Superiscópio might just be the largest optical instrument of its kind in the world.
Styrofoam containers squeak back into NYC's waste stream
September 23, 2015, 7:01 p.m. by Matt Hickman
A fleeting ban on the ubiquitous landfill-clogger is overturned by a Manhattan judge.