World's first recycled plastic bike path opens in the Netherlands
September 21, 2018, 10:21 a.m. by Matt Hickman
This path in Zwolle is paved with the equivalent of a half-million plastic bottle caps.
The clothes you donate don't always end up on people's backs
September 8, 2018, 10:14 a.m. by Cory Rosenberg
A large portion of the clothing you donate ends up in the landfill. Here's why — and what you can do about it.
Why the world should look to Norway when it comes to plastic bottle recycling
July 19, 2018, 10:18 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The deposit-based Norwegian approach to bottle recycling is an attractive, effective one.
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.
The moment this street dog recognizes his long-lost owner is pure joy
These California succulents are at the center of a massive smuggling ring
How scientists unraveled the mystery behind a 1,700-year-old striped sock
In 1972, a computer model predicted the end of the world — and we're on track
What is the Great Pacific Ocean Garbage Patch?
Why I'll never have a lawn again