Here are some greener, healthier Halloween treats

Don't just hand out the usual trick-or-treat fare. Advice columnist Umbra Fisk conjures up alternatives.

self-driving brewskis

Self-driving truck uses first shipment to deliver Budweiser. Sigh.

The Otto truck transported 51,744 cans of Bud on the 125-mile trip from Fort Collins, Colorado, to Colorado Springs.

snack attack

Junk food is a human rights issue, a U.N. expert warns.

The abundance of cheap, nutrient-poor food is forcing people to choose between nutritious food and affordable food.

Cup Of Oh, Wait

There’s hope for you yet, coffee fiends.

The devil's beans may be less susceptible to climate change than we'd thought.

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What did you miss while avoiding any and all news?

Treat yourself. Here's a bunch of non-news reading for your weekend.

Let them eat kelp

Cow burps are a big problem for the climate, but a little change in diet could correct that.

Adding small amounts of a particular seaweed to bovine diets might be able to reduce the amount of methane cows release by up to 99 percent.

Shit storm

Why the heck are there pig farms in the path of hurricanes?

Hurricane Matthew is the third hurricane in two decades to wash animal feces all over North Carolina.

Dead Or Alive? Who Knows

The stem cell burger is back, and this time it might even be affordable.

The lab-grown patty used to cost $330,000. Now it could be as low as $10.

Vegan Schmegan

Can a lifelong meat-lover go vegan and not go crazy? We’re gonna find out!

We're kicking off a 30-day experiment in veganism -- follow along!