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Fewer hungry humans (but still too many)

Which country has the highest percentage of hungry people? I’ll put the answer at the bottom. (Hint: it’s not located in Africa.)The United Nations’ annual report on hunger has arrived bearing sobering factoids like this one, along with some remarkably ... [Published Grist Magazine - 7 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

36 bits of good news to cure your ocean blues

We know: Beginning a series on current ocean news seems like a bleak proposition. Between the expanding garbage patches and relentless rise of warming seas, positive stories aren’t exactly growing on trees. So we’ve gone to the trouble to net you 36 whole ... [Published Grist Magazine - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

We fixed the ozone layer (sort of). Can we fix the climate?

So 300 scientists working for the United Nations Environment Program are claiming  that the ozone — that blanket of O3 in the stratosphere — is back on track to keep nasty ultraviolet radiation at bay for generations to come. Everyone’s rightly giving all ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

A podcast for those who like food for their brain

I like cooking, and I love eating. But intellectually I’m drawn to food because of the way it bridges human culture and the natural environment.There’s a new podcast that talks about food in just that way. It’s called Gastropod . It’s the work of  Cynthia ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Black church leaders rev up for climate justice

It’s a common misconception that churches haven’t been doing their part in the green fight — and black churches in particular. Your John Birch and Alan Keyes Christians notwithstanding, that’s not entirely true.Katharine Hayhoe, a leading climate scientist ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Grist is taking a deep dive on oceans

We at Grist have a bit of a stormy relationship with the sea. Sometimes it can be  gross and scary ; sometimes it’s just sad and scary ; very occasionally it is  cute and only a little scary . But since saltwater covers the vast majority of the surface ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

As farmland runs out, seafood looks better than you think

To create a more sustainable and equitable food system, we’re going to have to produce more food. That’s the conclusion I’ve come to as I’ve worked through the arguments over feeding ourselves. We’ll need to share that food more equitably and limit population ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Americans are eating better — well, some Americans

Income gap ! What are you doing here?! We’re trying to have a conversation about food and you just show up uninvited and unannounced, as usual.Just kidding, obviously — since money is intrinsically tied to every part of our lives, the growing divergence ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

U.N. report says ozone layer recovering | Grist

Remember those holes we poked in the ozone with refrigerants and chlorofluorocarbons during the 1980s? Well, a  new United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) assessment  reports that the ozone layer is well on its way to a full recovery.The study has ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

The drought is destroying California’s organic dairy farms

This is Part 1 of a two-part series about California’s organic dairy industry.“Roll down your window for a second and tell me what you smell,” Rosie Burroughs instructs me. It’s early March and I’m in the passenger seat of her gigantic white Ford pickup ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Privilege: sabbatical edition

One subject that’s been much on my mind, but I didn’t get to address in my Outside piece , is privilege. From the beginning, I’ve been acutely aware that the opportunity to take a year off work and do nothing is not available to the vast majority of my ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

China just got serious about global warming | Grist

Now we’re really out of excuses.Sightline Institute researches the best practices in public policy for a sustainable Pacific Northwest. Read more at daily.sightline.org . ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 08 2014]

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“If I pull-up at a food truck in Williamsburg, there will be four guys asking, ‘Can you take us to Long Island? "” Deshmukh blames it partly on tooling around in a 2009 SUV and was told the GPS sitting on his dashboard gives the wrong impression. … “The best line so far is, ‘Are you Uber? Well can you just be, can we go?" ” he said
“What do you mean ‘new? "” said Kozma. “How many shipments do you know about?”"

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Fewer hungry humans (but still too many) [Published Grist Magazine - 7 hours ago]
36 bits of good news to cure your ocean blues [Published Grist Magazine - 17 hours ago]
A podcast for those who like food for their brain [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 16 2014]
Black church leaders rev up for climate justice [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 16 2014]
Grist is taking a deep dive on oceans [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 16 2014]
We fixed the ozone layer (sort of). Can we fix ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 15 2014]
As farmland runs out, seafood looks better than... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 15 2014]
Americans are eating better — well, some Americans [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 12 2014]
U.N. report says ozone layer recovering | Grist [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 12 2014]
The drought is destroying California’s organic ... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 11 2014]
Privilege: sabbatical edition [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 09 2014]
China just got serious about global warming | G... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 08 2014]
Do I really need to rinse my recyclables? [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 08 2014]
China just got serious about global warming. No... [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 06 2014]
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Why Republicans won’t back a carbon tax [Published Grist Magazine - Aug 28 2014]
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