Paris gives compost-generating public urinals a 'dry' run
February 10, 2017, 3:09 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The resulting nutrient-rich fertilizer will be used in city parks and gardens.
Mushroom dress can be composted when it falls out of fashion
April 2, 2016, 12:23 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Make a statement by wearing this sleek dress made from mushroom mycelium.
In Seattle, curbside composting takes a turn for the litigious
July 22, 2015, 9:56 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Hey nosey garbage man, you got a warrant?
New York's curbside composting program hits bump in the road to landfill diversion
December 8, 2014, 8:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Well, this stinks: The Delaware facility where New York City sends its compostable waste for processing has closed. So where's it being sent now?
Seattle residents with too many table scraps in their trash can now be fined
September 23, 2014, 5:30 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Waste separation slackers in this 3-bin town will receive friendly notices — and eventually small fines — when caught mixing compostables with trash.
Huntsville, Ala., is the worst city in America for tornado damage
20 ridiculously easy ways to be happy
In praise of the unflinching frugality of IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad
Sometimes, a cat just walks into your life and asks to be saved
A fox and a snowy owl met on a winter night
How much would you spend to save your pet?