The Plan to Turn Jellyfish Into Nappies and Paper Towels

Of the many problems on Earth, here are two: there are too many jellyfish in the sea, and there are too many nappies in our landfills. An Israeli nanotech start-up called Cine'al says it has found the answer to both in Hydromash, a super-absorbent material made from the bodies of jellyfish. But why stop at nappies? Cine'al says jellyfish tampons, paper towels, and medical sponges could all be part of our absorbent future. Read More >>

There is No Weirder Pregnancy Craving Than to Chew on Used Nappies

Be it a longing for curried Mars bars or deep-fried pickled eggs, all bets are off when it comes to pregnancy cravings. But chewing and sniffing on urine soaked nappies? That's something else. Read More >>