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Are my hamburgers hurting the planet?

November 18, 2019 by


by Sarah Kaplan Do we really have to stop eating meat? — Question from Washington Post climate editor Trish Wilson You may have heard that cow flatulence is contributing to climate change. Here’s the good news: Cow farts aren’t that bad for the environment. The bad news: Their burps are a real problem. Cows are […]

3 Foods That Won’t Survive Minor Climate Changes

August 24, 2015 by


If you believe in thermometers, you should believe in global warming. And if you believe in eating fries with your burger, you should worry more about carbon emissions. It won’t happen overnight, but as the planet’s climate changes, the growth cycles of staple crops will all by heavily affected such that even a minor worldwide […]