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How to make Sense of Food Labels

There are hundreds of food labels that could potentially be featured on the food we buy. Consumers are increasingly more particular about how safe …

Agriculture

These mood-boosting foods can change your life naturally

The first medicine was food. Our relationship to food is more than merely survival, it also impacts how we feel. Food that is part of a healthy diet …

12 Easy (and Secret) Southwestern Escapes

#1. Kelvin to Superior, Arizona<p>Don't Miss: Mountain Biking, Chimichangas<p>Running 800 miles between Utah and Mexico, the Arizona Trail offers countless stretches of high-quality mountain biking. And of the Arizona Trail Association’s 43 total passages, the 38-mile segment southeast of …

Hiking

Uber and Lyft could destroy car ownership in major cities

A recent study from the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, Texas A&M Transportation Institute, and Columbia University supports that notion.<p>Uber and Lyft left Austin, Texas in May 2016 after servicing the city since 2014. The ridehailing giants called it quits after voters …

20 Overlooked Documentaries You Need to Stream on Netflix

Last month, IndieWire listed the 50 overlooked indie movies you must stream on Netflix. One thing that became clear while curating that list was how …

The 25 Best Stand Up Specials on Netflix Right Now

Nothing takes more guts than standing onstage and promising to amuse an audience with just a microphone and your thoughts. Stand-up comedy requires a …

Comedians

All The Best Movies, TV Shows, And Documentaries On Netflix Right Now

Trust us. You'll never be bored again.<p>DISCLAIMER: Some of these lists may include duplicate recommendations. It's still a shitload of great recs, though, so please enjoy.

Entertainment

Try These Sensual Yoga Poses To Boost Your Libido Naturally

Obesity isn’t only a personality issue but a health hazard. Being obese raises the possibilities for different health problems. Over the past few …

3 Stretches That Can Help Get Your Mindless Eating Under Control

You likely know some of the more common benefits of stretching, like increased flexibility and decreased muscle soreness. But you may not realize that it can also minimize your odds of overeating.<p>Stretching works to prevent mindless eating on two levels, says Jessie Dwiggins, yoga instructor and …

Yoga

See Roger Waters' Moving New 'Last Refugee' Video

Song will appear on former Pink Floyd singer-songwriter's first LP in 25 years, 'Is This the Life We Really Want?'<p>A new video for Roger Waters' "The …

This new Netflix series will make you never want to use a dating app again

Dating apps open up a world of possibilities. You’re introduced to people whom you may never have gotten the chance to meet in the “real world.” But …

The 10 Most Soothing Documentaries on Netflix

It’s been said many times before, and it will be said many times since: We’re in one of the golden ages of television. There are so many incredible, …

Streaming

City dwellers can forage for berries, kale, and more as the Big Apple's floating forest returns

For most city dwellers, foraging for food might entail a Saturday morning grocery run or late night stop at the corner bodega, but there’s a more authentic option in New York City this summer. Swale is a floating forest where visitors can forage for their own fruits, vegetables, and herbs — all for …

New York City

What Street Food Looks Like in 30 Countries Around the World

And why it's so important for the liveliness of our cities<p>“It really is a type of haute cuisine,” says Krishnendu Ray, associate professor and …

New York City

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Elon Musk Revolutionized Cars. His Brother Wants To Do The Same For Food.

NEW YORK ― Last month, Elon Musk laid out his “master plan” to transform Tesla into a clean energy giant. In a 1,483-word blog post, he outlined plans to meld his automobile company with SolarCity, the country’s largest solar installer, to create a one-stop shop for electric cars, batteries and …

Tesla

Blockchain technology trialled to tackle slavery in the fishing industry

Technology could be used to differentiate fish caught sustainably to those caught illegally, or linked to human rights abuses<p>A new digital technology has been trialled to track fish from trawler to the supermarket in a breakthrough that could help stop human rights abuses and illegal fishing.<p>The …

Blockchain

Missouri's largest peach farmer sues Monsanto for losses from illegal herbicide use

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Nonprofit blog carnival: Your 25 pieces of best advice

For the month of April, I’m hosting the nonprofit blog carnival. A carnival is a mix of contributions from bloggers and readers on a shared theme, …

Nonprofits

Scoop.it for Nonprofits: A Social Media Hack to Maximize Your Time and Effort without Sacrificing Your Impact

Scoop.it for Nonprofits: A Social Media Hack to Maximize Your Time and Effort without Sacrificing Your …

20 Insightful Nonprofit Technology And Social Media Stats

Infographics

Life-Size Portraits of Wildlife Installed in the Destructed African Lands They Once Inhabited

Photographer Nick Brandt has recently released a series of powerful images that explore the deterioration of wild habitats in East Africa. The project, titled <i>Inherit the Dust,</i> laments the urban sprawl that is rapidly displacing the wild elephants, rhinos, and lions that used to roam freely in the …

Art

San people of the Kalahari desert

Deserts

This Twenty-Something Hopes to Unleash the Next Green Revolution

In 2010, a young man on a quest for enlightenment walked into the office of Jerry Hatfield, director of the USDA’s National Laboratory for …

Reviving Iran's drylands

The pilot site for Tehran's component of the Carbon Sequestration project, which is implemented through UNDP's partnership with the Government of …

Report: Plastic pollution in the ocean is reaching crisis levels

There are 5.25 trillion pieces of plastic trash in the world’s oceans, and each year, 8 million tons of plastic are added to the count. That’s …

Pollution

How Eating Fruits and Vegetables Can Save the Planet

What comes to mind when you think of sustainable food production? If you're like many Americans, you probably picture a local farmer's market, celebrity-branded salad dressing or an organic farmer growing heirloom lettuces and free-range chickens.<p>Now, what comes to mind when you think of industrial …

Agriculture