The Ultimate Guide to Being Environmentally Friendly

We’re all responsible for the well-being of the earth. From the food you eat to the gear you buy to how you travel, here’s everything you need to know about putting the planet first.

Eat Green
A Revolution Is Coming to the Seafood Aisle
Nov 24, 2020

A Revolution Is Coming to the Seafood Aisle

Food scientists and marketers are creating healthy, plant-based, imitation tuna, crab, and shrimp that look and taste like the real thing. Better yet, switching to faux seafood will help curb our reliance on an international fishing industry that has become an environmental and human-rights disaster.
Eating Right Can Save the World
Jan 7, 2016

Eating Right Can Save the World

The endless cascade of nutritional information—about localism, vegetarianism, veganism, organic food, the environmental impact of eating meat, poultry, or fish, and more—makes the simple goal of a healthy, sustainable diet seem hopelessly complex. We talked to scientists, chefs, and farmers to get the ultimate rundown on how you should fuel up.
Buy Better
Eco-Friendly Travel
I Watched the Birth of a Carbon Offset
Oct 27, 2020

I Watched the Birth of a Carbon Offset

Carbon offsets are confusing, and many people wonder how—or if—they even work. Hoping to find a more guilt-free way to travel, frequent flier Tim Neville heads to the ranchlands of Montana to see what an offset looks like on the ground. Hint: it involves cows.
How to Travel Without Destroying the Earth
Nov 3, 2019

How to Travel Without Destroying the Earth

Yes, you should fly less, but it's complicated. Here's a guide to when you should take a plane, when you shouldn't, and how to be a more conscious traveler.
Protect Our Planet
How Not to Feel Paralyzed by Climate Disaster
Apr 15, 2021

How Not to Feel Paralyzed by Climate Disaster

Two new books, ‘Under the Sky We Make’ and ‘Overheated,’ lay out a plan to overcome our cynicism and anxiety and realize a sustainable, carbon-free future
An Epic Ocean Plastics Field Trip for Corporate Executives
Aug 8, 2019

An Epic Ocean Plastics Field Trip for Corporate Executives

Recycling is broken. The oceans are trashed. As the plastics crisis spirals out of control, an unlikely collection of executives and environmentalists set sail for the North Atlantic Gyre in a desperate attempt to find common ground.
Meet the Climate Champion We’ve Been Waiting For
Oct 31, 2020

Meet the Climate Champion We’ve Been Waiting For

The marine biologist has become a leading voice in the movement by deftly communicating what few people understand: that cleaning up the planet requires a commitment to social justice
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