Food

Climate & Energy

Dungeness crabs threatened by, you guessed it, climate change

Ocean acidification is bad for crab larvae, and the fishermen who rely on them.

Food

Climate change is making food more toxic

Mycotoxins and other poisons are cropping up in our crops.

Food

Here’s one way GMOs aren’t beating evolution

Evolution has a million year head start on genetic engineers.

Science

Antimicrobial-resistant superbugs could soon be deadlier than cancer

A new report estimates that by 2050, 10 million people will die from antimicrobial-resistant infections annually. That's a big deal.

Climate Change

Nestle, PepsiCo, and other big corporations promised to protect forests. Who’s following through?

Corporate sustainability promises get a crash test. Here’s who passed.

Food

Organic industry sales put Monsanto’s to shame

Organic food just keeps getting more popular.

Food

Here’s where the science on GMOs stands

The National Academies of Sciences has released the most comprehensive report on GMO crops to date.

Make Americans grate again

America’s hoarding a huge stash of uneaten cheese

We've stored up 1.2 billion pounds of the stuff.

Counter Intuitive

What’s the best non-toxic alternative to bleach?

When a reader wonders if bleaching the kitchen counters is overkill, advice maven Umbra Fisk talks dirty.