When it comes to obesity in America, there are things we think you should know. At HBO, we answer to subscribers, not advertisers. And that gives us a certain freedom to speak the truth, even when the truth is disturbing.
Even if climate change stays within the recognized target limit of 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit above pre-industrial levels, temperature changes could still make damaging heat waves much more common over the U.S.
Coralie Desève, 12, was shocked to read texts in favor of foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in its textbooks. With GM, there will in future "no need to use pesticides, pollutants," we read in the manual Cyclades, approved by the Ministry of Education (MELS).
China is importing 100,000 heifers to boost domestic dairy production in the wake of scandals that have decimated China's relatively small dairy industry. There are so many problems with this scenario, but here are just five.
Biotechnology's promise to feed the world did not anticipate "Trojan corn," "super weeds" and the disappearance of monarch butterflies. But in the Midwest and South - blanketed by more than 170 million acres of...
Sardines are considered a "sustainable" seafood, one of the few fish you can eat guilt-free, right? Well, not exactly. Forage fish like sardines and anchovies are the key players in huge but delicate food webs known as wasp-waist ecosystems. These are so complex and dynamic that it's questionable whether we have the know-how to manage them well yet. And as we've learned the hard way from examples off California, Peru, Japan, and Namibia, wasp-waist ecosystems collapse catastrophically whenever the stresses of climate change intersect with the stresses of overfishing (see Andrew Bakun, et al, below*).
WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - Rural community growing projects planting and harvesting a crop for donation to the Canadian Foodgrains Bank will benefit from $60,000 in donated farm inputs as a result of Monsanto Canada's annual...
It's well known that a poor diet and physical inactivity are the main contributors to obesity, now an epidemic that afflicts 17 percent of America's children. But why would the rate be higher--closer to 25 percent greater, according to a new study conducted by the Columbia University Center for Children's Environmental Health--among children living in inner-city neighborhoods? The statistic seems particularly strange for a city like New York, where most of us walk or take public transportation to get about. Could there be other factors to consider?
In the green belt of market gardens that feeds the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, women farmers are learning environmentally friendly techniques in response to extreme weather events and their effects on the land.I
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