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Pickathon Live Stream

Livestream Pickathon from the comfort of your couch

We're live-streaming the 2015 Pickathon Festival from the Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley, Ore., all weekend long.

Food

Climate change is a real (Canadian) peach

On the sweeter side of climate change, Canadians are now growing grapes and peaches.

Food

This seaweed tastes like bacon. We repeat: This seaweed tastes like bacon

Finally, bacon can get stop getting a bum rap for crushing vegetarian dreams.

That's No Planet

Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson and Stephen Colbert fight about planets

What's with all the Pluto hullabaloo? Neil deGrasse Tyson sits down with Stephen Colbert to clear up some planetary questions.

Food

Big Organic farming isn’t as clean as we may have thought

Good news: There’s still hope for truly sustainable farming.

Food

It’s been a big week for yogurt news

NPR appears to be doing the Lord's work and bringing us all the yogurt news we need to make it through the day.

just give it a shot

Agave, the plant that gets you drunk off tequila, could also help drought-proof our food system

Scientists want to teach other plants to be as water-thrifty as the nifty agave plant.

Science

This beautiful video of plankton eating plastic is also a little disturbing

Plastic really is everywhere.

Phresh Beets

Here’s the vegan hip-hop playlist you never knew you needed

Many hip-hop artists have gone vegan. We put together a playlist for all your vegan hip-hop needs.