Kali Akuno wants to build an eco-village in the middle of Jackson, Miss. And so far, he's getting all the cooperation he needs.
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Ben Simon is the cofounder of a nonprofit that redistributes leftover campus dining hall food to the hungry.
The "Parks & Recreation" writer's new book is a smart (and hilarious) take on the dumb idea that women can't understand science.
Through the Female Farmer Project, photographer Audra Mulkern is documenting the rise of women in American ag.
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French author Philippe Squarzoni takes you on his quest to understand global warming.
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