Retrofitted houseboats transformed into...

Although there are all different types of offices (including homes and coffee shops) it’s pretty safe to say that few of us work in a boat. A new effort to transform an Amsterdam brownfield into useable space aims to change that assumption, however.

Lab-grown meat could slash greenhouse emissions

Growing meat in the lab using tissue engineering techniques could cut the associated greenhouse gas emissions by 96 percent, say University of Oxford and University of Amsterdam scientists.

KLM fuels planes with old cooking oil

Next time you enjoy a plate of pommes frites, you can feel smug that you're doing your bit for the environment. Dutch airline KLM has announced plans to use recycled cooking oil to fuel planes on its Paris to Amsterdam route.