Why Are People Dumping Ugly “Green Sand” All Over Caribbean Beaches?

Alright, so you’ve just booked your vacation in the Caribbean. It’s been a while since you’ve had any sort of vacation, so you’re especially excited. You quickly drop your things at the hotel, swap into the swimsuit, then rush out to the beach… …only to find it’s turned green. Yes – there’s a decent chance you may stumble across a green beach someday soon. And when

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These Solar Lamps Are Made Out Of Trash (And They Look Awesome)

A new initiative is lighting the way for sustainable power in Mexico – and it’s all thanks to trash! Or at least, stuff you can find in a landfill… or growing out of the ground. That’s right – students at Mexico’s Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey are working with artist Moises Hernández to create sustainable lamps from recyclable components that are often found in landfills – such

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The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift Guide – 2020 Edition!

Dads deserve more than one day a year to celebrate how special they are, right? That’s why this year’s Father’s Day gift has to be epic! But of course… finding something that’ll blow their mind gets tougher every year. Yes, there’s more cool stuff out there than ever before… but finding something that’s both unique and valuable remains a challenge. Lucky for you, we’ve found 10

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UPS Joins German Company To Create Fleet of Futuristic Delivery Drones

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s… those funny cat socks I ordered last week! Yup – soon enough, you’ll start seeing people’s packages flying through the sky… and it’s all thanks to a new international initiative between UPS and a German drone company. While we’ve seen some drone-based delivery systems being tested here and there, UPS is taking it to the next level by partnering

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Innovations Explained: What Is Crowdfunding?

Let’s say you’ve just invented a brilliant new product – something that not only solves a problem, but is better than anything else that currently exists. You’ve tested the idea and perfected the design. You know it works… and you know there are people out there who need it in their lives. Awesome. Now… what do you do? How do you get this brilliant idea out

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