Tokyo Metro offers free noodles to help thin out rush hour crowds
January 29, 2019, 10:15 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Would a complimentary meal convince you to tweak your commute?
Ikea to combat air pollution in India by turning farming waste into home goods
November 26, 2018, 8:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
While some see agricultural residue to be burned, the retailer sees a viable new renewable material.
Now that China doesn't want it, our plastic is piling up
July 12, 2018, 8:15 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Waste-exporting countries are being forced to get creative — and that includes the U.S.
China has stopped accepting recycling from other nations — and that's a problem
April 20, 2018, 3:18 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The ban has sent the flow of recyclables into a tailspin.
China enlists 60,000 soldiers to plant trees in war against air pollution
February 26, 2018, 10:27 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The move will increase the total amount of forested land in China by 2 percent.
Interactive map plots your address over 750 million years of Earth's history
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
The brightest star in the night sky will go dark
Is there a reason toothpaste has to be in a box?
'Signing Day' recognizes high school seniors starting jobs, not college
Caretakers work around the clock to save abandoned flamingo chicks