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Here's why you can't actually be a vegetarian

In case you’ve forgotten the section on the food web from high school biology, here’s a quick refresher.<p>Plants make up the base of every food chain …

Plant-Based Diet

16 ways to use greenery inside your house

If the green trend hasn’t caught on just as yet, we’re here to show you how and why it should! We’ve wound up some of the easiest ways to bring in …

Healthy houseplants

Here are 12 houseplants that can improve air indoors.

Plants

The Next Agriculture Revolution Is Under Our Feet

<i>By Justin Adams, Global Managing Director of Lands at The Nature Conservancy, and Bianca Moebius-Clune, Ph.D., Director at the Soil Health Division, USDA-NRCS</i><p>At the core of agriculture is innovation. Advancements in agricultural technology throughout the past century have allowed farmers to feed a …

Long before Columbus reached the Americas, Cahokia was the biggest, most cosmopolitan city north of Mexico. Yet by 1350 it had been deserted by its native inhabitants the Mississippians – and no one is sure why<p>In its prime, about four centuries before Columbus stumbled on to the western hemisphere, …

Archaeology

This startup uses machine learning and satellite imagery to predict crop yields

Artificial intelligence + nanosatellites + corn<p>Mark Johnson wants to beat the United States Department of Agriculture at its own game: predicting yields of America's crops. The USDA puts boots on the ground, deploying hundreds of workers to survey thousands of farms a month ahead of the October …