Jess Zimmerman

Jess Zimmerman was the editor of Grist List.

Living

Just look at these rescued baby cyborg seals

These rehabilitated harbor seal pups look so cute with their little robot hats.

Living

The rare Joshua tree gets its star turn in this gorgeous time-lapse video

Obviously you should turn the sound off and play the U2 album of the same name.

Food

Those pardoned turkeys are gonna die anyway

The lucky two will go to a turkey farm where they can run free until they drop dead in a year because commercial turkeys were not built to live.

Cities

These beautiful toilets are actually raising awareness about public restrooms

San Francisco nonprofit wants everyone to have access to public facilities. So they raised awareness with a parade of art toilets.

Food

Someone has made cheese out of Michael Pollan’s belly button bacteria

When Pollan said we should make our own food, this is NOT what we thought he meant.

Living

These works of art are made out of dead bees

Artist Sarah Hatton collects dead bees, but we promise it's not some sick weird thing.

Living

Zebras are finally taking their revenge on humans

The first volley: A zebra at the National Zoo bit a zoo staffer this morning, who had to be rushed to the hospital.

Living

Watch a banker rescue baby ducklings as they fall from a ledge

Loan officer Joel Armstrong appointed himself Duck Fairy Godfather.

Cities

Get paid $100 a day and improve your city by writing reviews of public bathrooms

Improve public facilities through public shaming by becoming a professional bathroomologist!

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