Lumber from Plastic Waste

According to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration – or NOAA – there’s an island of plastic waste floating in the middle of the Pacific Ocean about the size of Texas. Now, while most of it is not visible to the naked eye, as the plastic is mostly broken…...

New Emergency Earthquake Bridge Repairs

It takes just seconds for an earthquake, like those that recently devastated Japan and Ecuador, to render a city almost helpless. The infrastructure is disabled, with roadways badly damaged and bridges unusable, meaning emergency services can’t get to where they’re needed, and residents and workers are prevented from moving around…...