Living

Living

Auto-flush toilets just don’t know when to quit

Mall toilets can't tell a butt from a "but I'm not finished yet!"

Food

Watch Minnesota’s food scene grow. Danger: This will make you want to become a farmer

The Victory Garden's Edible Feast episode is full of sweet, candid moments, great tips, and delicious food.

Cities

6 reasons why cargo bikes are the next big thing

The cargo bike revolution is coming! We’d better get ready.

Living

Meet the last 3 millennials who don’t have smartphones

Can three young, tech-savvy writers pull off a tweetstorm on their antiquated clamshell phones? Find out.

Living

Alaskan tribes given tiny amount of cash for climate change resilience

The money will be used for climate adaptation education -- because $8 million won't be nearly enough to protect against climate disasters.

Bro Down

URGENT: MUSCLED TORSOS ACROSS AMERICA IN DANGER

Do you care about the bros in your life? Perhaps you are interested in a protein shake only slightly less ridiculous than the standard ones!

Climate & Energy

Happy birthday, Papa Climate Change!

Celebrate the birthday of Svante Arrhenius, the guy who first figured out that all this fossil fuel burning might screw us over someday.

Messpresso

Are all K-Cup-style coffeemakers totally terrible?

A reader wonders whether single-serving coffee can be green. Umbra brews up an answer.

Cities

New Yorkers’ review of New York is actually a poignant portrait of a city

Whether you're Jay-Z or Taylor Swift, the way you experience New York can change entirely from block to block.

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