Living

The 10 happiest countries on the planet

The Gallup 2017 Global Emotions report is in, revealing a few surprises about which nations are feeling the most positively about things.

How industrial-style tourism is hurting Italy

The influx of money that tourists bring may be good for the economy, but many Italians are saying, ‘Enough!’

8 dreamlike abandoned settings being reclaimed by nature

Humans might make a mess of things, but patient Mother Nature has no problem moving back in once we’ve hit the road.

Sonic launches part-mushroom, part-beef burger

It’s not a veggie burger. But there’s a lot less beef in it than normal.

Why you should be a proud ‘Outfit Repeater’

Stand up to the excessive waste and damage caused by fast fashion by wearing and loving the clothes you already own.

Loch sunglasses are made of 500-year-old timbers from the Great Lakes

This Canadian eyewear company is showcasing sustainable fashion as its best.

Babies go diaper-free with the ‘elimination communication’ potty-training method

It’s an old technique that was practiced by previous generations, but has been lost in the U.S. since the 1960s.

All the ways to eat kiwi fruit

Did you know that you don’t have to peel kiwi fruit before eating?

Artists tinker with grass & photosynthesis to create huge living canvases (Video)

Humble grass is transformed into living works of art with a message, using light and a lot of patience.

Allbirds’ woolen running shoe is said to be most comfortable in the world

Wool is an ideal material for footwear, with its odor-reducing and moisture-wicking properties, so why hasn’t it caught on?