#Finance & innovation

  • Article: Scientists Just Developed a Plastic That Can Be Infinitely Recycled
    Finance & Innovation

    Scientists Just Developed a Plastic That Can Be Infinitely Recycled

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 8, 2019

    Only 9% of the plastic that’s used around the world gets recycled. Read more

  • Article: World Bank and International Monetary Fund Say They're Prepared to Help With Venezuela Crisis
    Finance & Innovation

    World Bank and International Monetary Fund Say They're Prepared to Help With Venezuela Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 12, 2019

    But Venezuela is hesitant to work with the groups. Read more

  • Article: Why New Zealand Measures Success by Human Well-Being Instead of GDP Growth
    Finance & Innovation

    Why New Zealand Measures Success by Human Well-Being Instead of GDP Growth

    By Joe McCarthy|April 10, 2019

    The two are inextricably linked. Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates Thinks These 5 Future Inventions Will Change the World
    Finance & Innovation

    Bill Gates Thinks These 5 Future Inventions Will Change the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 28, 2019

    “It’s better to be born today than ever.” Read more

  • Article: This Water Bottle Dissolves if It Ever Enters the Ocean
    Environment

    This Water Bottle Dissolves if It Ever Enters the Ocean

    By Erica SanchezJulie Ngalle  and  Joe McCarthy|Feb. 12, 2019

    “It’s kind of sidestepping the need for the recycling system we have.” Read more

  • Article: Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel
    Finance & Innovation

    Researchers Just Found a Brilliant Way to Convert Plastic Waste Into Fuel

    By Erica SanchezJulie Ngalle  and  Joe McCarthy|Feb. 12, 2019

    The method could buy companies some time as they invest in plastic alternatives. Read more

  • Article: World's Biggest Brands Investing in 'Milkman' Model to Rethink Plastic Packaging
    Finance & Innovation

    World's Biggest Brands Investing in 'Milkman' Model to Rethink Plastic Packaging

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 24, 2019

    The “Loop” system could save the planet from plastic waste. Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates Says Digital Currencies Could Empower the World's Poorest
    Finance & Innovation

    Bill Gates Says Digital Currencies Could Empower the World's Poorest

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 13, 2018

    The billionaire philanthropist said that cryptocurrencies can combat poverty. Read more