Ron Boonstra works since 2003 for Waag Society as designer and (web) editor.
How many people will have thrown their old electric toothbrush in the garbage bin, without realizing it contains a rechargeable battery?
From a recent Dutch research, it shows that households that have a smart meter installed save less energy then was expected. Not so strange, if you look at the way they are introduced.
It is always fun to use maps for a project. Looking for a tool to create a fantasy world map of a respectable size, I found the Fractal World Generator.