Old plastic bottles might seem pretty useless, but communities living in poverty are using them to make their everyday lives..
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The world has an incredible plastic waste problem. Each year enough is thrown away to circle the earth 4 times,..
You know that nauseating feeling when you realize that your ‘new’ computer is already outdated? Today I feel that way..
Without a doubt, one of the challenges facing our world population is the need for sustainable energy sources. With the..
The Kassena people of Burkina Faso build some of the most beautiful homes you’ll see, out of the most unusual..
“Most people who live in Kabul will know somebody who has been hurt or killed by a landmine,” says Afghanistan..
We are inundated with design creativity these days, from ideas which seem practical to those that are totally absurd. But..
Many of the worlds poor live in dark houses without electricity or without the money to pay for lighting. Now,..
All over the world, people deal with a daily problem that is both life threatening and forms a structural barrier..