Tag Archives: plastic

Plastic Bread in Subway

Subway has announced it will remove a plastic-based chemical food additive and bleaching agent from its bread. This chemical was added to the bread to make lower quality dough appear of higher quality. Subway have been honest in their decision to remove the compound, though it does make me wonder; what else could they be […]

Welcome to Garbage Patch State, Where Plastic Rules

Read more: http://motherboard.vice.com/blog/welcome-to-garbage-patch-state-where-plastic-rules#ixzz2VFkdVvVy Follow us: @motherboard on Twitter | motherboardtv on Facebook Today in Paris, a new nation was born. In the modern way, the news reaches America via Facebook, with these historic words: it is with great emotion that we announce that today our Nation has been regognized (sic) at the UNESCO in Paris, […]

Another Weird Shiny Thing on Mars

The Curiosity Mars rover has found some strange-looking little things on Mars – you’ve likely heard of the Mars ‘flower,’ the piece of benign plastic from the rover itself, and other bright flecks of granules in the Martian soil. Now the rover has imaged a small metallic-looking protuberance on a rock. Visible in the image […]