This holiday season might be the perfect time to consider Jólabókaflóð, the annual Icelandic book flood tradition. We have a...
What are the implications of biodiversity loss for human health? Read the introduction and Chapter 1 of Biodiversity and Human Health, available for free in e-book format!
In the District of Columbia, communities have been addressing disparities in food access and health outcomes. Now, they’re continuing the fight with a campaign called #DontMuteMyHealth.
Turns out that working to restore our lands is good for our personal health.
After twenty-five years dyeing her hair, one woman decides to stop and uncovers the long-term damages of America's beauty products.
Two full lifetimes ago consuming more calories was always welcome, taste was secondary, and having enough food defined everyday life. Nowadays, the opposite holds true: our society is awash in calories and individuals expect their food to satisfy...
By ignoring the risks of fine particle emissions and understating environmental benefits, EPA is now tilting the balance away from sound, evidence-based regulations and the public health benefits they yield.
For years, the fossil-fuel industry has lobbied to weaken air pollution standards. It may now get its wish.
Kevin Walker offers an insightful perspective on the consequences of America’s modern food system.