Nathanael Johnson
make america nate again

Nathan Johnsons battle it out for the vice presidency.

NPR put together a spot tracking down Nathan Johnsons after presidential candidate Evan McMullin put the name down as a placeholder for his Veep.

Hunger aims

Way too many Americans have to worry about feeding themselves.

Things are getting better, but they are still embarrassingly bad.

Make America Nate Again

Today, I learned I am running for Veep

Grist's own Nathan(ael) Johnson selected as presidential running mate? Here's his platform.

No justice, no peas

Underpaid, overworked farmworkers set to get liberal labor protections. Farmers grumble.

Farmworkers could finally get equal rights for overtime pay.

The milky way

A new kind of packaging cuts food waste, replaces plastic, and — if you’re still hungry — it’s edible.

A contender to dethrone plastic packages

Good weed

Farmers, the most likely cause of the monarch butterfly’s travails, may now be their salvation.

Farmers are coming up with creative ways to help butterflies bounce back.

GMOsquitoes

Americans love genetically modified mosquitoes much more than other GMOs

Why do Americans embrace some GMOs but reject others?

sound bites

The complicated science of organic food, in one awesome podcast

If you eat food, don't miss the latest episode of Science Vs.

Climate & Energy

Severe drought in India pushed thousands of farmers to suicide

Why was this drought worse than others? Blame climate change and modernization.