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Lego to stop producing petroleum-based plastic bricks

Lego announces a $150 million plan to seek a sustainable, environmentally friendly alternative to the oil-based plastics it has traditionally used.

By June 29, 2015


Chevrolet's Colorado diesel nabs pickup fuel-efficiency crown

The mid-size truck captured top fuel-sipping honors away from Ram's full-size EcoDiesel.

By November 10, 2015


You can play as every Doctor Who in Lego Dimensions, and here's the latest trailer

Where else would you find the stars of DC Comics, "The Simpsons", "Jurassic Park", "Ghostbusters", "Doctor Who" and more in one place?

By July 9, 2015


How to take sharp smartphone photos

With a few simple tips, sharp photos from your smartphone are within easy reach.

By May 5, 2015


The surprising science of blue jeans

A new video shows how jeans get blue, while new research from UC Berkeley shows how the dye used to get them that way could get greener.

By February 25, 2015


'Miracle' tech turns water into fuel

German cleantech company Sunfire GmbH has unveiled a machine that converts water and carbon dioxide into synthetic petroleum-based fuels.

By November 18, 2014


Lego ends partnership with Shell over Greenpeace campaign

Lego has succumbed to pressure from Greenpeace over its long-term promotional contract with petroleum giant Shell.

By October 9, 2014


DIY photo filters with everyday objects

Here are five household items you can use as do-it-yourself lens filters to add a different look and feel to photos.

By October 15, 2014


With Toyota in its rearview mirror, GM talks fuel-cell cars (Q&A)

Toyota has unveiled plans to sell a clean and green hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle in the US next year. CNET talks with a GM exec about the challenge of competing.

By June 28, 2014


Ford and Heinz want to cook up car parts from tomatoes

Heinz sure has a lot of extra tomato skins kicking around. The condiment company and Ford explore turning those skins into bioplastics.

By June 11, 2014