This is How Your Plastic Objects Are Made

Curious as to how all those plastic cups, trash cans and containers you get at Ikea are made? Random Good Stuff takes a tour of the Koziol plastics factory in Germany, where many of those household items are designed. » 7/07/09 8:40pm 7/07/09 8:40pm

How Frozen Pizzas Are Made (Singularity and One Badass Sauce Gun)

The BBC has a fantastic, 3-minute clip touring a frozen pizza factory that manufactures 2 million pizzas a week. There's something about precision, large-scale automation, even when the technology isn't necessary cutting edge, that's even more telling of our technological place in the world than sleek touchscreen… » 11/20/08 10:40am 11/20/08 10:40am