THE CLIMATE FIX YOU'VE BEEN WAITING FOR: ROCK DUST?

Scientists have been trying to figure out how to make use of one of nature's tricks for removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere...

In Mexico City, the coronavirus is bringing back Aztec-era ‘floating gardens'

IN MEXICO CITY, THE CORONAVIRUS IS BRINGING BACK AZTEC-ERA ‘FLOATING GARDENS'

This story was originally published by Atlas Obscura and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. In the south...

 
 
 

WHITE PEOPLE OWN 98% OF RURAL LAND. YOUNG BLACK FARMERS WANT TO RECLAIM THEIR SHARE

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Black people...

The gas industry is paying Instagram influencers to gush over gas stoves

THE GAS INDUSTRY IS PAYING INSTAGRAM INFLUENCERS TO GUSH OVER GAS STOVES

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Amber Kelley...

 
 
 

DON'T HAVE A COW, BUT BIG DAIRY'S CLIMATE FOOTPRINT IS AS BIG AS THE UK'S

If dairy cows were a country, they would have the same climate impact as the entire United Kingdom. That's according to a new analysis...

CORONAVIRUS IS ACCELERATING THE RISE OF ALTERNATIVE MEAT

This story was originally published by Wired and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. As with toilet paper...

 
 
 

TRUMP'S EXECUTIVE ORDER SEEKS CONTROVERSIAL OVERHAUL OF SEAFOOD INDUSTRY

As the coronavirus pandemic ravages the meatpacking sector, the Trump administration last week made a major announcement about another...

THE CORONAVIRUS BROKE THE FOOD SUPPLY CHAIN. HERE'S HOW TO FIX IT

On a recent Wednesday morning, Sean Daniels pulled a large van up to the parking lot of a community center in Newark, New Jersey. There,...

 
 
 

CAN'T EAT GLUTEN? PESTICIDES AND NONSTICK PANS MIGHT HAVE SOMETHING TO DO WITH IT, STUDY SAYS

It seems like everyone knows someone with a sensitivity to gluten - a protein mixture found in cereal grains, like wheat and barley....

‘ESSENTIAL' FARMWORKERS FACE SLASHED HOURS EVEN AS FOOD DEMAND SOARS

This story was originally published by High Country News and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. *Note: Some...

 
 
 

JEFF BEZOS SAYS ORDERING GROCERIES ONLINE IS BETTER FOR THE PLANET. IS HE RIGHT?

The coronavirus pandemic has transformed how Americans get our food. We're no longer going to restaurants; we're limiting our trips...

Coronavirus's next victim: Big Meat

CORONAVIRUS'S NEXT VICTIM: BIG MEAT

Americans are soon going to be eating a lot less meat - just not in the way environmentalists had hoped that would happen. Coronavirus...

 
 
 

HOW CORONAVIRUS CREATES EMPTY SHELVES AND TOILET PAPER SHORTAGES

View the video in your browser The sudden shift in the way Americans shop is stunning - we used a marble machine to unpack what's going...

How will farms and restaurants emerge from COVID-19? We asked the experts

HOW WILL FARMS AND RESTAURANTS EMERGE FROM COVID-19? WE ASKED THE EXPERTS

From restaurant closures to empty grocery-store shelves, it's obvious that the food system has been taking a hit in the new global...

 
 
 
Can ‘carbon-smart' farming play a key role in taking on climate change?

CAN ‘CARBON-SMART' FARMING PLAY A KEY ROLE IN TAKING ON CLIMATE CHANGE?

This story was originally published by Yale Environment 360 and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Trey...

HOW CAN I AVOID WASTING FOOD DURING QUARANTINE?

Q. Dear Umbra, I've never cooked at home much before this coronavirus stay-at-home order, and I keep finding groceries I bought three...

 
 
 

BROUGHT TO YOU BY NATURE: DEATH, DESTRUCTION, AND PANDEMICS

The natural world can be wonderful, but it's often terrible. It tortures the creatures within it, kills infants, and, oh yeah, produces...

LOCUSTS AND CORONAVIRUS: A BIBLICAL NIGHTMARE STRIKES THE HORN OF AFRICA

What if COVID-19 had shown up in the United States last year, just as Hurricane Dorian forced people out of their homes and into shelters?...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS MYTH-BUSTING: THE TRUTH ABOUT EMPTY SHELVES AND TOILET PAPER SHORTAGES

My 8-year-old daughter only began to comprehend the absolute weirdness of living in this time of coronavirus on a recent trip to a...

WHAT'S SNACK TIME GOT TO DO WITH CLIMATE CHANGE?

This lesson is part of our Climate 101 educational series for parents and K-12 educators. Hey parents! Do you find yourself wanting...

 
 
 



Chicken Picatta

Chicken Picatta

A simple pan sauce made with capers, butter, white wine, chicken stock and lemon juice envelop chicken cutlets in the traditional Chicken Piccata recipe made in episode 101 of... Read more ...

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers & Griddle Corn - Sound of Flavor

Burgers sizzling on the grill is the definitive sound of summer in America. Hamburgers with 80 lean meat and 20 fat, that are featured in this video, makes juicier, more... Read more ...

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

Beer Bread Tasting with Grandkids - FUNNY!

This is a tasting from the end of my Italian Beer Bread episode where I have two of my grandchildren tasting the bread with me. This is my favorite tasting! I've never... Read more ...

Innovation Is on Tap at America's Brewstilleries

Innovation Is on Tap at America's Brewstilleries

The surge of craft distilling in the U.S. followed in the wake of craft brewing's meteoric ascent. Of course, distillation and brewing go hand in hand, as the former wouldn't... Read more ...

Letter from the Editor: Infections and deaths from COVID-19 in meat, poultry...

Letter from the Editor: Infections and deaths from COVID-19 in meat, poultry industries

Opinion When Saul Sanchez, a 78-year old “green hat” supervisor at the JBS beef plant in Greeley, CO, died from COVID-19 this past April 7, nobody was thinking he might be the... Read more ...

Meal Plan - Week 3

Meal Plan - Week 3

Another Meal Plan coming up! This week has some of my favorite entrees. Check out what else we're making this week below! BREAKFAST: Smoothies for breakfast. This week we have... Read more ...

The Hallmark Channel Is Releasing Its Own Christmas Wines to Make Your...

The Hallmark Channel Is Releasing Its Own Christmas Wines to Make Your Spirits Bright

Is it ever too early to get a head start on the holidays? Probably not, especially if you're a Hallmark Channel fan! The network - which is currently hosting a "Christmas in... Read more ...

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Shakeology

Chocolate Zucchini Bread Shakeology

Hidden inside this delectable chocolate smoothie an entire cup of zucchini. Yes, a full cup of zucchini - trust us, you can't taste it - and banana, almond butter, cinnamon... Read more ...

Shakeology Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding

Shakeology Pumpkin Pie Chia Pudding

If you've never had chia pudding, you're in for a treat. And if you love chia pudding, this recipe is going to be your new favorite! It's creamy, satisfying, and easy to meal... Read more ...

Nashville Chef Channels Creativity into Community

Nashville Chef Channels Creativity into Community

Continued from Resetting the Table Series: “Restaurants Helping Hospitality Workers and Their Communities” In Nashville, the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee did... Read more ...

Ohza's Canned Mimosas Save You the Hassle of Opening Up a Full Bottle of...

Ohza's Canned Mimosas Save You the Hassle of Opening Up a Full Bottle of Champagne

If you ask me, brunch is a meal best served with endless rounds of mimosas, but it can be difficult to justify cracking open a whole bottle of Champagne if you don't have a... Read more ...

These 18 Face Masks Are Washable and Reusable

These 18 Face Masks Are Washable and Reusable

When we leave the house, we're wearing face masks. When it comes to masks, the options are twofold; you can either wear a disposable mask, or one that's reusable. We prefer... Read more ...

Beat the Heat and Get a Buzz With These Refreshing White Claw Popsicles

Beat the Heat and Get a Buzz With These Refreshing White Claw Popsicles

Let's face it: White Claw is sort of the unofficial drink of summer. They're light, bubbly, crisp, and come in a bunch of different flavors, so what's not to love? Recently... Read more ...