the tinker weekly: april 7

watch as the CEO of Nestle explains how water is a commodity that should be privatized, not a basic human right

the Haiti cholera epidemic has been genetically traced back to Nepalese U.N. workers

Sweden ran out of garbage. you heard that right. They're importing their garbage now.

so, that whole 'prosecuting the perpetrators of the financial crisis' thing? yeah, turns out there's a statute of limitations, and it's almost up...

Germany's got the world's first algae-powered building up and running

billionaire Saudi prince says his country should probably go ahead and let women drive

"I will not eat until they restore my dignity. I’ve been detained at Guantánamo for 11 years and three months. I have never been charged with any crime. I have never received a trial."

Posted on April 20, 2013 .