You probably haven’t thought about school food since you had to ask yourself if pizza is really a vegetable, and you likely put it out of your head for that very reason.
You got it — Portland, Oregon. Casa Diablo, the world’s first vegan strip club, is embroiled in a turf war with The Acropolis, the steak house next door.
Two weeks ago, the New York Times took on Bret Stephens — who once called climate change an “imaginary” problem — as an op-ed columnist in an effort to reflect more political perspectives.
The richest university in the world announced it would “pause” investments in mineral and oil and gas interests in its $36 billion endowment, the Guardian reports.
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Usually when you flip a light switch, you have no way of knowing where the energy powering your bulb is coming from.
There are sooo many reasons to pick a bank: No ATM charges! A branch EXACTLY halfway between your office and your favorite bar!
Earlier this month, Pepsi released (and then almost immediately withdrew) an ad co-opting protest imagery with truly impressive tone-deafness.
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A new report finds that health officials may fail to detect a third of U.S. children with high levels of lead in their bloodstream.
These days, a lot of folks are asking Umbra how to balance social media (and all the good it can do) with the need for release from a stress-inducing 24-7 stream of outrageous tweets.
Living in Detroit, Ahmina Maxey knew her city had a waste problem. At the time, Detroit was the only major city in the country without a curbside recycling program.
On that note: In the event of a flood, do you prefer your town with or without toilet water flowing down the streets?
New legislative measures in six states seek to challenge science in the very place where it should be the most protected and least politicized: children’s classrooms.
Evidence continues to mount that climate change has pushed the Arctic into a new state. Skyrocketing temperatures are altering the essence of the region, melting ice on land and sea, driving more intense wildfires, altering ocean circulation, and dissolving permafrost.
Does anything rev the proverbial engine more than local politics? The whisper of a transit budget proposal.
Growing up in the era of smartphones and social media, today’s kids have the world on a handheld screen.
Cynthia Giles is the former head of the EPA's Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance. The Trump budget proposal for the Environmental Protection Agency doesn’t just slash funding for EPA.
The order, which Trump will sign Wednesday, directs the Interior Department to review all national monument designations over 100,000 acres made from 1996 onwards.
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