Feature from Paula Felps
Fiberglass from derelict and unwanted boats ends up in landfills. Capt. Ed Carter is working to change the tide.
Feature from Cindy Baldhoff
The U.S. commercial fishing industry adds a lot to the economy -- and a lot of waste to the environment. Fishing for Energy's solution? Free recycling of old and unusable fishing gear.
On the surface, the ubiquitous pallet seems ideal for reuse: It's wood, it's recycled and it's free. Before reusing a pallet at home, though, read this to protect your health.
News from Nate Lipka
PlanetSolar's Tûranor, the world's largest solar-powered boat, beat its own world record this month by crossing the Atlantic in 22 days. See the amazing vessel in action.
List from Nate Lipka
The majority of structures nowadays are still built using age-old materials and techniques. But every once in a while, someone comes along and knocks our socks off with a bold eco-friendly build that's too good not to share.
Canadian artist Dave Hind has created hundreds of recycled metal pieces over his 20-year career, from stunning etched portraits to massive 15-foot installations. Click through to see some of our favorites and learn more about how they're made.
News from Christina Caldwell
The man-made reef has become the home of 40 species of sea dwellers.
For most wheelchair users, the simple act of driving means paying $100,000 or more for a modified vehicle. Cheaper modifications are available in some cases, but typically require drivers to physically drag their wheelchairs over themselves to get into the ...
List from Raquel Fagan
Those takeout and delivery meals you indulge in for late-night snacks, busy-day dinners and game-time grub sessions come with more than just a fully belly. More often than not, restaurants load you up with everything from foam clamshells and cups ...
Quick Bit from Alexis Petru
This weekend, thousands of artists, crafters, inventors and tinkerers will gather in the San Francisco Bay Area for the sixth annual Maker Faire, the world’s largest do-it-yourself festival that celebrates the spirit of creativity and invention. Organized by MAKE magazine, ...