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Fri, Oct 24, 2014 4:20 PM
The Zabbaleen keep Cairo's garbage in check by recycling 80 percent of what they collect — an incredible feat by any standard. But not everyone is happy.
Who knew? Silver ion anti-stink technology leaches into the environment, where it's toxic to aquatic life.
Two British chefs created the recipe using testimonials from cannibals — and no, we're not kidding.
In honor of National Punctuation Day, we reveal the complicated backstories of your favorite typographical devices.
MNN food writer Robin Shreeves swaps farmers markets for faith-filled women — and the players may surprise you.
Waste separation slackers in this 3-bin town will receive friendly notices — and eventually small fines — when caught mixing compostables with trash.
Newly minted U.N. Messenger of Peace tells delegates that 'now is the time for action' on climate change.
Artist Iori Tomita explores the natural art of the skeletal system by exploiting some clever chemistry tricks. See how it's done.
Globetrotting is an acquired skill. Have you learned the ropes?
Touching 'Friends are Waiting' ad offers a new take on the consequences of drinking and driving.
Bushmen storytellers did not tell tales of heroes or moralize in their yarns, but instead regaled listeners with narratives of culture and community.
In its second season, PBS genealogy series uses detective work and DNA to reveal the more complete generational road maps behind the famous faces.
Actress, serving as the newly appointed U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador, also unveils the HeForShe gender equality campaign.
Film will focus on conservationist Richard Leakey and his battle to save the African elephant.
The inspiring sequel spotlights Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s conservation efforts.
No need to be alarmed if you spot what appears to be a massive wooden toy truck rolling down the street — it's just here to collect your recyclables.
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