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Roasting Green Chiles Just Got Greener

Scientists are harnessing the power of the sun to replicate a propane-fueled annual tradition without... (more)

Shea Swenson
July 19, 2022
Tomatoes Are the Latest Victim of Climate Change

Researchers expect global tomato production to decline as droughts and rising temperatures affect major growing... (more)

Shea Swenson
June 15, 2022
How Will Fish Survive the World’s Warming Waters?

Scientists are working to breed fish that can endure and adapt to environmental changes over... (more)

Anne N. Connor
February 26, 2022
It’s the End of Food as We Know It—But It Doesn’t Have...

In his new book, Dan Saladino examines the ways in which multiple food species are... (more)

Emily Baron Cadloff
February 1, 2022
Can We Fix the Global Food System by 2045?

Many experts agree that our food system is broken, leaving billions of people either under... (more)

Shelby Vittek
June 8, 2021
Opinion: The Case for Putting Climate Labels on Meat

Last month’s Fox News-fueled brouhaha over the ban on beef that wasn’t was a reminder... (more)

Josh Voorhees
May 13, 2021
The Inside Story of the School Groundskeeper Who Took on Monsanto

When Carey Gillam started working on her new book, she did not expect the man... (more)

Josh Voorhees
February 28, 2021
How To Eat Your Christmas Tree

For most people who celebrate Christmas, it would be hard to imagine the holiday without... (more)

Lindsay Campbell
December 27, 2020
Turning Toilet Water into Beer

Brewing beer uses a lot of water: from the irrigation needed to grow barley and... (more)

Alex Robinson
August 24, 2020
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