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Egg producers caught conspiring to shut down a vegan mayo startup

The American Egg Board has been waging a stealthy -- and possible illegal -- campaign to get Just Mayo off grocery-store shelves.

From the pork barrel

Republican candidates are obsessed with bacon

The GOP presidential pool has a weird thing for sizzling pork.

Science

Earth has way more trees than we thought, but not nearly as many as it used to

Scientists say there are more than 3 trillion trees on earth, but we're losing about 10 billion per year.

Business & Technology

H&M offers over a million bucks for your recycling ideas

Those cheap-ass pants have a high environmental cost. H&M wants to fix this -- well, kinda sorta.

Climate & Energy

Here’s how India can increase the chances of a successful climate deal in Paris

Even if India won’t commit to big emissions cuts yet, it can endorse a strong process for evaluating countries’ commitments and ratcheting them up over time.

Food

States crack down on food waste

We've had a hard time convincing businesses to stop throwing out their extra food.

Living

I’m off the water grid, so do I still need to take short showers?

If you're living off the water-system grid, do you still need to worry about conservation? Umbra dowses for answers.

Climate & Energy

Climate change will cause the death of one Earth and the birth of another

What this new world will look like, exactly, is impossible to predict, and humans aren’t guaranteed to survive in it.

Take the Money and Burn

How our screwed-up CEO pay system makes climate change worse

Perverse pay incentives reward fossil fuel company CEOs for short-term thinking that puts the whole planet at risk.