#Sustainability

  • Article: This Artist Turned Thousands of Plastic Straws Into Stunning Ocean Waves
    Environment

    This Artist Turned Thousands of Plastic Straws Into Stunning Ocean Waves

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 18, 2019

    The installation highlights the problem of plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: NYC Schools Are Introducing 'Meatless Mondays' to Promote Health and Sustainability
    Food & Hunger

    NYC Schools Are Introducing 'Meatless Mondays' to Promote Health and Sustainability

    By Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2019

    “Meatless Mondays are good for our students.” Read more

  • Article: Ikea Made a Giant Bath Toy to Clean Up Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    Ikea Made a Giant Bath Toy to Clean Up Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 27, 2019

    Now the company just needs to make a giant rubber ducky. Read more

  • Article: Crickets, Algae, Forgotten Vegetables: How This 'Final Table' Chef Took on the World's Broken Food System
    Food & Hunger

    Crickets, Algae, Forgotten Vegetables: How This 'Final Table' Chef Took on the World's Broken Food System

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 14, 2019

    “Bite by bite we’re eating the planet.” Read more

  • Article: This Town Was Drowning in Plastic. Now It's a Model of Sustainability.
    Environment

    This Town Was Drowning in Plastic. Now It's a Model of Sustainability.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 14, 2019

    The town operates like plastic is a thing of the past. Read more

  • Article: This Water Bottle Dissolves if It Ever Enters the Ocean
    Environment

    This Water Bottle Dissolves if It Ever Enters the Ocean

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 12, 2019

    “It’s kind of sidestepping the need for the recycling system we have.” Read more

  • Article: The Soon-to-Be World's Biggest Offshore Wind Farm Will Start Powering Britain This Week
    Environment

    The Soon-to-Be World's Biggest Offshore Wind Farm Will Start Powering Britain This Week

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 12, 2019

    Meanwhile, the UK just broke a record for wind generation. Read more

  • Article: Why Beyoncé and JAY-Z Really Want You to Go Vegan-ish
    Environment

    Why Beyoncé and JAY-Z Really Want You to Go Vegan-ish

    By Carmen SingerJoe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 1, 2019

    They’re raffling lifetime tickets to those who make the dietary switch. Read more