fastcoexist.com - About the author Jessica Leber is a staff editor and writer for Fast Company's Co.Exist. Previously, she was a business reporter for MIT’s Technology Review and an environmental reporter at ClimateWire More
Your style news update... In its first collaboration to date, TOMS went high fashion in a ten-shoe collection with Tabitha Simmons. The exclusive, limited edition line is launching for Holiday 2013. Coming
Mohammed Ashour has a big order to fill: By March 2014, he has to deliver 10 tons of grasshoppers to customers in Mexico. He and four other MBA students at McGill University in Montreal have a plan to
Hydrogen makes an extraordinarily efficient and clean fuel. Three times as energy-efficient as petrol, Nasa used it to power its space shuttles. It can be used to generate electricity and only produces
An inflatable abdominal tourniquet recently revived two men who were moments away from bleeding to death. The device could have saved three soldiers per month between 2001 and 2010, the U.S. Army says.
Disruptive innovation is in vogue – for good reason. Businesses need to stay ahead in an environment of continual evolution and change. The trends of change are many and include the rise of the middle
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Social media and mobile technologies offer a wide range of benefits for people working in development: a potentially cheap and efficient way to link citizens with their governments, the chance to monitor
Brainstorming has been around since, well, forever. But many folks believe it’s no longer effective. That’s where brainswarming comes in. Creative thinkers don’t like the word “brainstorming” anymore.
Anesthesia caught on overnight, while antiseptic took decades. Why? In 1846, a Boston dentist named William Morton demonstrated anesthesia for the first time. Within the year, it had been tested in hospitals
Like something straight out of Dune, but the boring, terraforming parts. Five German scientists have proposed a new strategy for mitigating the effects of climate change: turn coastal deserts into forests.
Changing Planet In this installment of Digital Diversity, Gwen Kidera – Project Associate at S3IDF (Small Scale Sustainable Infrastructure Development Fund) – explains how their non-profit organisation
Chickpea salad with chorizo (Garbanzos aliñados con chorizo) Total time: 10 minutes, plus marinating time Servings: 6 tapas or 4 salad servings Note: Start this recipe a day or two before serving, as need
Total time: 25 minutes Servings: 6 to 8 2 pounds zucchini (about 6 small or 3 to 4 medium) 4 plum tomatoes, seeded and diced into 1/4 -inch pieces 1 teaspoon minced garlic 1/4 cup sherry vinegar, or to