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Escargot tactics

Snails already live in fear; now they’ve got climate change to worry about, too

It's tough enough knowing that everyone wants to eat you. But knowing you're going to be cooked, then eaten?

Eden Foods pulls a Hobby Lobby

This organic food company is refusing to pay for employees’ birth control

Just like Hobby Lobby, Eden Foods has sued the Obama administration, claiming its owner's religious rights should trump employees' rights to access contraception.

Food

A shameless foodie & her ranching dad sit down for a medium-rare opportunity

Steaks in suitcases, the benefits of modern ag, no-till plows, and more.

This might get loud

Is this pipeline company ready for some whale hazing?

If an expanded pipeline in Canada threatens migrating whales in the Pacific with an oil spill, the energy company in charge knows just what to do.

Hacking the climate

California ranchers tackle the climate crisis one pasture at a time

By spreading compost on their pastures, Marin County ranchers have been able to suck significant amounts of carbon from the atmosphere. But can it work elsewhere?

Cities

Baltimore air polluter fumbles, and kids score one for their hard-hit community

The trash incinerator in South Baltimore isn't even finished, and it's already been shut down for violating air pollution rules.

The rat came back

Retracted Roundup-fed rat research republished

The scientists behind the controversial study that linked GMO-fueled herbicides with sickness in lab rats have also now published some of their data.

Cities

Latest sign that the end is nigh: You can now get a “ride share” in a helicopter

The ride-sharing company Uber has teamed up with with Blade, an outfit that offers Uber-like services for those in desperate need of a chopper.

Living

This timelapse serves up some deforestation with your World Cup

Soccer not your thing? Then maybe you'd prefer to watch the rainforest disappearing around a much-maligned stadium in Manaus.

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