In this week's Landscape Reads, we learn all about Yellowstone's "Zone of Death," the bitter rivalry of pallet companies (yes, pallet companies), the ultimate cause behind Alaska's Funny River fire, and more. » 5/30/14 6:30pm 5/30/14 6:30pm

The EuroPallet Turns 50 Today, But the American One Is Totally Better

The European shipping pallet turns 50 this year. It's easy to overlook shipping pallets as an amazing innovation because it plays no direct role in any of our daily lives. But we shouldn't dismiss them so easily. » 5/10/11 1:20am 5/10/11 1:20am