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Grocery Store Seafood: What to Eat and What to Avoid | Mark's Daily Apple

May 18, 2011<p>By Mark Sisson<p>In the comment section of last week’s post on farmed seafood, readers asked about the safety of regular, everyday seafood …

Aquaculture

That Salmon On The Menu Might Be A Fraud — Especially In Winter

Would you be able to tell if the wild Alaskan sockeye salmon you ordered for dinner was swapped out for a less expensive piece of farm-raised salmon?<p>For the observant, the color difference between the two would likely be the first giveaway. (Sockeye has a deeper red-orange hue.) Or maybe you'd …

America catches some of the world’s best salmon but eats some of the worst

The US is a salmon-catching powerhouse. Nearly one-third of the world’s wild salmon supply comes from US nets. Even when you take into account farmed salmon, US fishermen still bring around one-tenth of the total supply of salmon to the market. But more than half of America’s salmon catch is going …

NW salmon sent to China before reaching U.S. tables

Pacific salmon swim as far as 2,000 miles to lay their eggs in rivers up and down the Northwest. Once caught, some make a longer journey: 8,000 miles …

Crabmeat

Seafood Fraud Is a Problem. This Organization Wants to Solve It.

Earlier this month, Dock to Dish, a bootstrapped organization dedicated to solving the ballooning crisis of seafood fraud, took to Kickstarter to crowd-fund for a project it's calling Dock to Dish 2.0. <b>Dock to Dish applies the same philosophy that undergirds CSAs—that consumers deserve to know where</b> …

How to Give Leftover Pasta a Second, Even More Flavorful Life

When I was a kid, I would intentionally order take-out from a restaurant that delivered limp, overcooked spaghetti tossed in no-frills marinara sauce. <b>That spaghetti went straight to the refrigerator, so my father could find it the following day and perform my all-time favorite culinary feat:</b> …

Italian Food

Stars Born Inside Violent Black Hole Jets Spotted for the 1st Time

Infant stars have been discovered inside raging streams of material spewed into space by a monstrous black hole, according to a new study.<p>The rather …

SpaceX Test-Fires Used Rocket Ahead of Historic Thursday Launch

SpaceX is on track to make history later this week.<p>Today (March 27), the company test-fired a Falcon 9 rocket whose first stage launched the robotic …

Space Travel

Sunshine state shuns solar as overcast New York basks in clean energy boom

If you were to fly a camera-laden drone several hundred feet above Pani Herath’s house in south Miami, Florida, it would become clear his rooftop is an oddity compared with virtually all of his neighbors. Despite living in a part of the world that bakes in the sun throughout the year, just a few …

Solar Power

Popular foods that grow in somewhat startling ways

You think you know, but you have no idea<p>Cherries grow on trees, strawberries on vines, but how do cashews grow? Thanks to our current food system, we can get crops from almost anywhere in the world—vanilla from Madagascar, bananas from Ecuador. Of course, the downside of receiving produce from …

This Object Has Been Sprayed With The World's Blackest Material, And It's Freaking Us Out

Seriously, that's not Photoshopped.<p>Well, we've finally cracked it. Scientists have finally figured out how to paint a portal to another dimension, as …

Tesla exec explains vision: ‘You have solar, battery pack, EV and you control everything on your phone’

Since Tesla’s acquisition of SolarCity, the company’s mission slightly changed from “accelerating the advent of electric transport” to “accelerating the advent of sustainable energy”. The company wants to offer solutions throughout the entire energy production and consumption process.<p>At a …

Shrinking Arctic sea ice threatens the majestic Beluga whale

The beluga whale is one of the most extraordinary species of marine creature known to science. It is a gregarious, pure white Arctic dweller that emits strange, high-pitched twitters that have given it its nickname: the sea canary. Belugas are on the International Union for the Conservation of …

Global Warming

Steady as she goes: Event highlights boatbuilding talents

MOREHEAD CITY — Boatbuilding enthusiasts gathered Saturday at Carteret Community College to watch a team build a 12-foot rowing skiff in less than …

Growing Tomatoes: A Collection of Expert Advice - Organic Gardening

Most gardeners put growing tomatoes at the very top of their gardening must-do lists thanks to the incomparable flavors of this easy-to-grow crop. …

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

<i>This content originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>You’ve heard the myths: Tuesday is the best day to book airfare. Wednesday is the best day to …

The Problems with Fish Farming

We have all heard the recommendation to eat more fish and seafood. Why? Because fish, especially oily fish like salmon, are a rich source of Omega-3 …

Salmon Farms: Has Anything Changed After a Decade of Controversy?

The David Suzuki Foundation and others have run ads over the past decade decrying British Columbia's open net-cage salmon farm industry. With …

Aquaponics

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How To Stock An Emergency Food Pantry For Less Than $60

Image source: NorthJersey.comDo you have enough food for an unexpected snowstorm? Are you ready for a natural catastrophe? If not, now is the time to …

Sunday Night Roast Beef and Gravy with Easy Rice

Preheat the oven to 275 degrees F.<p>Season the meat on all sides with the Essence, salt, and pepper. Heat the oil in a large Dutch oven and brown on …

Recipes

How to Roast Vegetables (With Lots of Flavor)

I find the oven to be one of the most underutilized tools in the kitchen. While it gets warmed up for baking, it doesn’t get much action for general …

Recipes

How To Grow Your Own Tea

We have been hearing about the health benefits of tea for years now. Whether, black, green, or white, tea is a powerhouse of nutrients, antioxidants, …

Tea

Land of Ice and Bears | Canoe & Kayak Magazine

“Svalbard had changed the way we assess danger. We were growing strangely comfortable with the glacial cliffs— perhaps too comfortable.”<p>Early in the …

NCAA D1 Cross Country Championships - News - DyeStatCOLLEGE Men's Top 20 - Week 5 10/4 - NCAA D1 Cross Country 2016

Iona Impresses at Paul Short<p>Published by Adam Schneider/DyeStatCOLLEGE.com Editor on October 4th, 2016<p>With a historic performance at the Paul Short …

2016 NCAA Recruiting Class Rankings

<b>MEN'S TOP 10 CLASSES:</b><p><b>#1 STANFORD</b><p>07. Thomas Ratcliffe (4:01; 8:57; 2nd Dream Mile)<p>15. Isaac Cortes (1:50; 4:05; 3rd NBN 800)<p>22. Alek Parsons (8:58; …

Stanford Cross Country: Building Champions

Stanford University

Wendy's High School Heisman 2015 Trailer

Heisman Trophy