How many times have you bought something for one specific purpose only to let it collect dust for all eternity afterwards? How many times have you needed a *insert object here* but didn’t want to buy one and after a failed attempt to borrow one from a friend, you either give up on your project or improvise with a far inferior object? Sound familiar? Enter, Peerby.
What can we do to stop the plastic pollution crisis? Molly Morse says, make an eco-friendly alternative. The world was left dumbfounded by the Castaway-like story of Jose Salvador Alvarenga, a 36-old fisherman from El Salvador who was found alive in 2014 on the southernmost tip of the Marshall Islands 438 days after a massive storm had slammed his boat off course. Without a working engine, GPS or cell-phone, his remarkable story of survival features tales of catching fish by hand and prayers to God as he drifted aimlessly.