This week's roundup of badass women in the news also includes the woman behind the first certified organic restaurant in the country.
Putting stick-figure same-sex couples on traffic lights is an attention-getting gesture. But actually naming things for activists is more meaningful.
Rhodiola rosae is a frost-tolerant succulent that just might be the biggest commercial crop the Last Frontier has ever seen.
Oregon will soon test a vehicle-miles-traveled (VMT) tax as a possible replacement for a gas tax. If you care about climate change, it’s the wrong way to go.
If you thought America's drought problems are bad now, wait 'til you see what it can do to an entire civilization.
Going to the doctor is bad enough without being told that your very physical symptoms are the product of your silly, flighty ladybrain.
Climate models take an enormous amount of time and energy to run, and they still aren't perfect. Here comes "inexact" modeling.
Food chains are falling over themselves trying to please the public by simplifying their products. Sometimes that's great. Sometimes it's meaningless.
Turns out marijuana and pesticide regulations are harder to figure out than a stoned 7/11 purchase.