How do you clean up the world's coasts? One volunteer at a time
September 19, 2017, 7:35 a.m. by Angela Nelson
Each year, the International Coastal Cleanup brings people together to remove trash from local waterways.
What's the difference between cellulose sponges and those other kitchen sponges?
August 21, 2017, 11:55 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Clean up your act and keep plastic out of the landfill.
Plastic-eating microbes might be evolving in our oceans
May 29, 2017, 5:41 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Plastic is accumulating at an alarming rate, and it may be changing ocean biology.
Common caterpillar found to eat plastic shopping bags
April 24, 2017, 6:54 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
It could represent a biodegradable solution to the omnipresent pollution clogging our landfills.
Iowa boy builds tiny house in his backyard
What's your ikigai? Lifestyle manifesto breaks down life's big question into 4 simple answers
11 things humans do that dogs hate
10 natural cough remedies
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
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