Living

Of a Kind brings ‘know your farmer’ mentality to clothing

We rarely know where our clothing has been, who made it, or how it was dreamed up. This apparel site tells those tales.

Get your turtle a sweater so you can find it in your yard

These colorful turtle sweaters keep your little guy from getting lost in the grass, or hiding from hawks.

How greens can stay happy, without drugs

This will surprise and shock you: It is sometimes hard to stay positive and be an environmentalist.

You can help this activist bring fresh veggies to the Bronx in a bus that runs on vegetable oil

Tanya Fields is a Bronx food-justice advocate who has come into possession of a used school bus that she wants to use to bring produce to underserved communities.

Would you eat bugs if they looked like sushi?

Four graduate students in London are betting that you'll eat those nugget-y morsels -- even though they're made of bugs. After all, you already eat lots of weird things. Like raw fish.

Fishing teens in Florida spend two hours wrestling great white shark

Don't go charter fishing in Florida unless you're prepared to wrestle a shark. And lose.

April is Happiness Month at Grist

Join us as we explore the compelling questions that lie at the intersection of Bliss and Green.

Changes on the horizon for California’s troubled Salton Sea?

New efforts to save the Salton Sea from ecological disaster are winding their way through the California state assembly.

This weird spinning monk seal will put you into a hypnotic trance

Gaze upon this 400-pound seal rotating slowly in the water, and you will soon come to know inner peace.