In 2019, Swedish robotics enthusiast Simone Giertz had a simple problem: she didn’t want an electric car, she wanted an electric truck. Well, as they say—necessity is the mother of invention.
Food = Medicine: Small Onions
You might be surprised about the health benefits of onions. From shallots to scallions, onions help your immune system, and are full of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals.
Conditions—A Short Story
The Frankenstein question of life—which this story handles in an intriguing new way—persists today, as much as it ever did. Hidden within the answers are philosophies that impact how we interact with earth, its climate, and its creatures.
There’s No Good Pun for Trash
We embarked on a hunt to solve the ultimate mystery — just what, exactly, ends up in the trash?
Day 13: The Mango Delivery
What has a mango delivery got to do with curbing food waste? Everything, if you talk about timing.
Day 12: Sell-By
What’s the secret of a food’s sell-by date? It might not be what you think. (Plus, there are creative things you can do with “old” food.)
Day 11: 30-Day Meal Plan
Shopping with a plan saves money and curbs food waste. And developing a 30-Day Meal plan can be the first step to creating your weekly shopping plan.
Day 10: Get Brainy
Feed your brain today for a brighter mental future tomorrow. (Or even just this afternoon.)
Day 9: Clean Cookstoves
Cooking our food has its complications. What to do? Explore the glories of eating raw, and learn about how you can help women and girls around the world preserve their health while at the stove.
Day 8: Home Economics
One aspect of being a household is doing things at home, for ourselves, instead of relying so heavily on others to do things for us. It could be just the thing, for our own health and the health of the planet!
Day 7: Remembering Grandmother
From cherry pie to pigeon peas, berry bushes to fruit trees, there’s something for everyone where perennial staple foods are concerned. Plant yours in a memory poem!
Day 6: Eating From Your Yard
There’s an abundance of beautiful, free, nutritious food, just outside the door. Step out and see?