Consider the classic white t-shirt. Annually, we sell and buy 2 billion t-shirts globally, making it one of the most common garments in the world. But how and where is the average t-shirt made, and what’s its environmental impact? Angel Chang traces the life cycle of a t-shirt.
A 31-year-old woman has turned her back on expensive rents and property prices – by living full time in a van. With an interior measuring just 13ft 2in long, 5ft 8in wide and 6ft 2in high, Eileah Ohning’s home is her Freightliner Sprinter High Top van. The photographic producer from Columbus, Ohio, has lived in her compact four-wheel home since May 2017. Complete with a memory foam mattress, storage compartments, a desk and a camping stove, she even has plans to add in a shower, toilet and fridge. Eileah parks her van close enough to her workplace that she never needs to worry about the morning commute and showers at her local gym.
Bullied at school for her skin tone, 11-year-old Kheris Rogers is demonstrating why beauty isn’t just skin deep — through fashion. She designed her own clothing line, Flexin’ in My Complexion, to empower others to love their differences, and with support from her family and friends, is making steps down the runway towards change.
Mosquitoes kill more people annually than any other animal on earth. But several research companies are looking to tame this issue.
Visiting Sideshow Collectiblers’s massive booth at Comic-Con is always a treat, because the collectibles company puts stunning prototypes of figures and statues on display. We pick our favorite things at this year’s booth, including a sixth-scale Hulkbuster and a life-size K-2SO from Star Wars!
This video explains why Chinese manufacturing takes the first place worldwide.