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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- Americans threw away the equivalent of 6 million turkeys last year. Let's make 2017 different. Americans threw away the equivalent of 6 million turkeys last year. Let's make 2017 different.
A new report by the NRDC examines how much food is being wasted, where it's going, and why. The results aren't pretty. A new report by the NRDC examines how much food is being wasted, where it's going, and why. The results aren't pretty.
The problem may seem immense, but there are many good solutions. The problem may seem immense, but there are many good solutions.
Planetarians is giving a second life to wasted food, and tackling child nutrition and obesity at the same time. Planetarians is giving a second life to wasted food, and tackling child nutrition and obesity at the same time.
An Alaskan teen wants to save uneaten food from school lunches for hungry students. The questions that land in the Ask Umbra inbox are, by turns, incredibly vague, hyper-specific, heartily baffling, and genuinely touching. (Send more of them!) But th
It's a disappointing conclusion, but surely there are other reasons why Earth-friendly food production is a good idea. It's a disappointing conclusion, but surely there are other reasons why Earth-friendly food production is a good idea.
"We need to grow our own food to be able to get out of this," Tara Rodrguez Besosa says. Puerto Ricos local food movement was in revival mode. While the island struggled with an ongoing debt crisis and a shrinking population, farming was finally grow
You know what these foods like once they're processed, but do you know what they look like in their natural states? You know what these foods like once they're processed, but do you know what they look like in their natural states?
There's a lot we don't know and a lot of differences in models. This story was originally published by Wired and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Every country on Earth, save for cough one, has banded together to cut emis
The units will be coupled with shipping container toilet and bath houses for use in developing regions. The units will be coupled with shipping container toilet and bath houses for use in developing regions.
A new breed of solar panel can do double duty on greenhouse roofs by not only generating renewable electricity, but also by using a light-altering dye to help optimize photosynthesis in the plants beneath them. A new breed of solar panel can do doubl
Reduce the amount of trash generated on trips by packing a few important and versatile things. Reduce the amount of trash generated on trips by packing a few important and versatile things.
Who cares if it's monotonous or 'weird'? It's time to fight wasteful food habits. Who cares if it's monotonous or 'weird'? It's time to fight wasteful food habits.
3,000 men, overflowing latrines, and limited food and water. This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. In late August, Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the southeast Texas c
From grinding to melting, e-waste recycling is a sadly inefficient and ecologically disastrous business. From grinding to melting, e-waste recycling is a sadly inefficient and ecologically disastrous business.
Why you can skip the fancy detox drinks and foods ... and let your body do the work. Why you can skip the fancy detox drinks and foods ... and let your body do the work.
More than 1.5 million people still do not have electricity, and many residents still struggle to find clean water, food, and medicine.Organizers of Sundays rally outlined three calls to action for legislators: Eliminate the Jones Act, which slowed sh
Thanksgiving can be stressful and overwhelming. Never fear! We've got you covered with some sage holiday tips.While Thanksgiving can be delightful and delicious, it can also be stressful and overwhelming. Never fear! We’ve got you covered w
How will you promote actions that divert more waste from disposal and conserve natural resources? How will you promote actions that divert more waste from disposal and conserve natural resources?
That wasn't the only green measure in the latest budget either. That wasn't the only green measure in the latest budget either.
Our dapper photo of the day comes from Morro Bay, California. Our dapper photo of the day comes from Morro Bay, California.
It's cheap to lay conduit and add breakers. But it could save thousands of dollars later. It's cheap to lay conduit and add breakers. But it could save thousands of dollars later.
Britain's Conservative government is expected to announce wide-ranging measures to tackle ocean plastic pollution. Britain's Conservative government is expected to announce wide-ranging measures to tackle ocean plastic pollution.
The first object ever known to enter our solar system from beyond is not your average asteroid or comet. The first object ever known to enter our solar system from beyond is not your average asteroid or comet.
Partially supported by two trees, this contemporary cabin offers a quiet retreat from the city. Partially supported by two trees, this contemporary cabin offers a quiet retreat from the city.