sustainability

straws

I Tried Every Type of Non-Plastic Straw So You Don't Have To

The war on plastic straws is here, and you're going to need to know what your options are.
Eve Peyser
4 days ago
vgtrn

Philippine Supermarkets Follow Thailand, Vietnam in Ditching Plastic for Leaves

Supermarkets big and small are embracing the eco-friendly alternative to wrapping fresh produce in plastic.
Lex Celera
4.17.19
wine

The Future of Wine Might Be Flat Plastic Bottles

Flat bottles are lighter and fit more per carton than standard bottles, making shipping more sustainable.
Bettina Makalintal
3.7.19
Save Yourselves

I Tried to Be Completely Sustainable for a Week

If climate change responsibility is going to be foisted onto individuals over governments, I thought I should check how hard it is to save the world.
Annie Lord
2.26.19
maggots

Watch 10,000 Maggots Scarf Down a Pizza in Two Hours

Black soldier flies are the Joey Chestnuts of the larvae world.
Becky Ferreira
2.10.19
palm oil

There's a New Hazelnut Spread in Town and it Wants to Take On Nutella

The Barilla Group is set to launch the palm-oil-free Crema Pan di Stelle in January of next year.
Danielle Wayda
11.22.18
sustainability

Is Living in a Tiny House Something People Actually Enjoy?

We talked to people about the realities of hyper compact living.
Nat Kassel
11.9.18
Food

This, Apparently, Is the Most Ethical Meal in the World

Just how easy is it to eat food that won't ruin the world?
Sophie Wilkinson
5.3.18
Photography

Here's Where All Your Plastic Ends Up

Photos of North Pacific albatross and their garbage-clogged insides.
Harriet Renn
5.2.18
Food

I Tried Living on Bugs to See if I'll Enjoy the Future of Food

For seven days I ate nothing but grasshoppers, worms, and tarantulas.
Angela Skujins
4.29.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Blockchain Could Stop Illegal Tuna Fishing

Thanks to the ultra-transparent and secure technology, consumers will know exactly where the fish in their sandwich comes from.
Katherine Gillespie
1.21.18
neon art

Neon Sculptures Illuminate Animals on the Verge of Extinction

A pop-up art exhibit sheds light on creatures threatened by consumerism.
Beatrice Barkholz
7.3.17
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