• 9 photos of royals having a blast at Disney parks

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Disney princesses aren't the only royalty walking around Disney parks. Over the years, real-life royals have visited the parks too.
    While the world's royal families have been known to take lavish vacations , Disney's magical rides , whimsical characters, and Mickey-shaped treats make for memorable trips for royals and commoners alike.
    Here are nine photos of royals having a blast at Disney parks. Walt Disney and his wife presented King Baudouin of Belgium with a memento of his visit to Disneyland in 1959.
    Walt Disney gave the visiting monarch a personal tour through the amusement park, and...
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  • Sobering photos show what a week's worth of plastic looks like for typical families around the world

    Sobering photos show what a week's worth of plastic looks like for typical families around the world

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Humans produce an estimated 300 million tons of plastic every year.
    But plastic is increasingly being recognized as one of the biggest threats to the environment.
    Reuters sent photographers around the world to document what a week's worth of plastic looks like for average families.
    The use of plastic has exploded in the last half century, so much that we produce an estimated 300 million tons of the stuff every year.
    But plastic is increasingly being recognized as one of the biggest threats to the environment - it takes so long to decompose that much of our plastic waste ends up in oceans...
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