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Are Home Delivery Meal Kits Right for Conscious Consumers?

These days it’s hard to go online for any amount of time without a meal prep delivery kit […]

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Banning Straws Protects the Ocean but Limits Accessibility

Heather Kerstetter, 29, doesn’t drive, she doesn’t use plastic bags at grocery stores and she uses reusable water […]

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Why Living Together Costs You More Than You Think

You move in with someone, buy the pots and pans, and then, when it’s time to move on, […]

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Should we elect our Supreme Court Justices?

If we made “America From Scratch” today, would we elect our Supreme Court Justices and should they have […]

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These Stars Are ‘Breaking Big,’ and Maybe You Can, Too

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. It’s a sentiment everyone has heard at some time […]

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Foraging for Answers: What Mysteries do Mushrooms Hold?

Following Steve Ness through the old growth forest of the Olympic Peninsula, I have a sudden thought: “I’ll […]

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Should it be illegal for Facebook to sell your data?

If we made “America From Scratch” today, would it be illegal for Facebook to sell your data? Freedom […]

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Indigenous Roots is Claiming Space for Artists of Color

It started with dance. Mary Anne and Sergio Quiroz formed their Aztec dance group, Kalpulli Yaocenoxtli, more than […]

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Wild Horses Inspire Photo Opportunities and Controversy

It seems a visual lost to time: manes rippling in the wind; hooves thundering across dusty landscapes; a […]

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500 Queer Scientists Speak Up About STEM Inclusivity

Plants, cancer biology and mathematics—just to name a few. Transgender, gay, bisexual—just to name a few more. The […]

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Meet the People Demanding Accessibility in Outdoor Sports

With more than 3 billion public land and marine acres in the U.S., it seems as if there should be more […]

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How to Talk About Privilege So People Get It

There’s lots of discourse about privilege these days—white privilege, male privilege, privilege related to wealth and class and […]