germany crowdfunded train

Germany’s crowdfunded train takes to the rails

BY: PHILIPPE DE JOCAS Rail travel kicked off in Europe, and it’s no surprise that even now, though cars and trucks continue to rule the roost in Canada and the United States, Europeans ride the rails more o...

A job in the UK will pay you to eat chips

BY: NADIA ZAIDI  Imagine being paid to eat chips all day, every day. Seriously. A job ad in the UK is seeking people who can taste test Walkers chips for a living - well, a part-time living. PepsiCo U...

CHINA IS BUILDING SKYSCRAPERS FULL OF TREES

BY: NADIA ZAIDI  With over 1.3 billion inhabitants, China is the most populated country in the world. It also has one of the highest rates of pollution due to its densely industrialized cities. Factories, p...
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Eco-garden: how to garden organic

BY: SAMANTHA TAPP Create an eco-garden instead of just a regular, ole garden. Okay, so you’ve built your dream garden in your backyard. It’s flourishing, it’s beautiful and it’s environmentally-friendly. But...
tiny house rentals

Tiny house rentals: The best of Airbnb

BY: JESSICA BEUKER  The tiny house movement is exploding across the world. While some people have opted to buy their own tiny house, and others have opted to build their own tiny house, some people just aren...

How Lush plans to use regeneration to save the planet

BY: RHIANN MOORE Lush recently launched the Spring Prize 2017 in their endless effort to save the environment from humankind's relentless and destructive tendencies. Much like the Lush Prize before it, the a...