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Simone is a writer and editor at Environmental Graffiti, an innovative green site currently looking for writers! Imagine having your work seen by up to 10 million people every month, writing for one of the Internet’s most trafficked environmental websites and getting paid for it. Whether it is extreme sports, conservation, art or freaky nature that floats your boat, Environmental Graffiti gives you a platform and a voice to share your knowledge, and meet people like you. You control the news, the news does not control you...

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September 21, 2011

Natural Landscapes Recreated in Junk

Environmental artist Tom Deininger upcycles old, unwanted junk on a truly grand scale.

September 16, 2011

Cute Little Robots Created from Retro Household Junk

Discover how a bit of grinding, drilling and riveting can transform a pile of rusting parts into wonderful recycled junk robots with their own personalities.

September 15, 2011

Human Bodies Created Out of Dissected Typewriters

Reduce, reuse, reassemble seems to be artist Jeremy Mayer’s recycling motto. He dissects salvaged typewriters and forms astonishingly lifelike sculptures.

September 13, 2011

WWII Shipwreck Transformed into an Underwater Art Gallery

Recycling stories involving objects as big as ships are rare, but here's one retired and sunken ship, the Vandenberg, that not only fulfills one new purpose, but two.

September 9, 2011

Miniature Robo Planter People Overrun the House

Mario Caicedo Langer’s little creations are awesome examples of upcycling that give a new life not just to defunct objects, but also to plants and cacti.