Is Obsessing About a Healthy Diet an Eating Disorder? –

Care2.comIs Obsessing About a Healthy Diet an Eating Disorder?Care2.comFor most of us, taking some extra care to make healthy food choices often leads to better health and quality of life. But for some, striving to eat healthy can become a potentially dangerous eating disorder known as orthorexia. Read on to find out how …

Which Fruits and Vegetables Boost DNA Repair? –

Care2.comWhich Fruits and Vegetables Boost DNA Repair?“In the light of strikingly consistent observations from many epidemiological [population-based] studies, there can be little doubt that the habitual consumption of diets high in fruits and vegetables helps to reduce the risk of development of …

National view: Energy favoritism is clear in all the hype for renewables – Duluth News Tribune

Duluth News TribuneNational view: Energy favoritism is clear in all the hype for renewablesDuluth News TribuneIgnoring these subsidies creates a deeper, more obstinate problem, a sort of Potemkin Village effect that magnifies public enthusiasm for the green revolution. This leads advocates to overstate the public's desire for green living, in some cases …

2018 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #1

A chronological listing of news articles posted on the Skeptical Science Facebook page during the past week. Editor’s Pick Show this cartoon to anyone who doubts we need huge action on climate change This story focuses on a scenario from climate scientist Joeri Rogelj, which would give us a 66 percent chance at limiting warming to 2 degrees, which would requires no emissions by 2065, followed by negative emissions. But a previous version of this story

Here’s an optimistic, forward-looking ‘year in review’ for 2018

It’s up to the corporate world to help make these dreamed-for accomplishments a reality.

Designing a company that nurtures big ideas

The key to developing people and creating a regenerative business.

Meat Industry Reaction To New Cancer Guidelines | Care2 Healthy … –

Care2.comMeat Industry Reaction To New Cancer Guidelines | Care2 Healthy …Care2.comWhat was the meat industry's response to leading cancer charities' recommendation to stop eating processed meat, like bacon, ham, hot dogs, sausage, and lunchmeat? The industry acknowledges that the most recent international cancer prevention …and more »

10 Ways to Start 2018 on a Green Foot –

Care2.com10 Ways to Start 2018 on a Green FootCare2.comWith 2017 come and gone, there's no better time than now to turn over a new leaf. The beginning of a new year brings new possibilities, and we make resolutions that we hope will stick over the next 365 days. Whether you're hoping to hit the gym more …

New research, December 25-31, 2017

A selection of new climate related research articles is shown below. Climate change mitigation 1. Renewable technologies in Karnataka, India: jobs potential and co-benefits “We show that enhancing green economy offers benefits that include the creation of jobs, but also delivers a much wider set of socio-economic and environmental welfare gains for emerging economies such as India.” 2. Social acceptance of new energy technology in developing countries: A framing experiment in rural

Expect strong growth this year for commercial energy storage

A perfect storm of market dynamics is making installations that combine solar PV with batteries far more attractive.

A ‘Paris Agreement for shipping’ could lower maritime emissions

Along with sustainable aquaculture and stronger ocean biodiversity laws, the world will see a deep dive into marine conservation this year.

Business leaders can rally to these promising policy battles in 2018

Here’s where you’ll find opportunity for greatness and innovation fit for the future

Episode 106: Resilience is the ‘new normal’; rebuilding PR’s grid

In this week’s episode, the circular economy helps the developing world, taking ‘net positive’ with a grain of salt and avoiding the climate apocalypse.

8 Office Habits to Help You Lose Weight Effortlessly –

Care2.com8 Office Habits to Help You Lose Weight EffortlesslyCare2.comOffice life makes it harder for anyone to lose weight. It encourages sitting for long hours and snacking on junk food. However, that doesn't mean that office workers can't lose weight and stay fit. Anyone with a desk job can lose weight consistently if …and more »

Unfiltered Coconut-Cashew Instant Pot Yogurt –

Care2.comUnfiltered Coconut-Cashew Instant Pot… and do not add any water to the pot. Set the valve at the top to Sealing. Press the Yogurt button on your Instant Pot, and set it for 12-14 hours, depending on how tart you like your yogurt. Notes. I know, 12-14 hours is a long time. I suggest …

3 ways companies will push climate action in 2018

And the prime opportunity days to highlight your company’s leadership this year.

3 ways real estate developers can stay ahead of climate change

The global real estate industry stands to face the brunt of a changing climate, but there ways to stem the tide.

Why 2018 will be a make or break year for renewables

Renewables will continue their swift rise, if they can overcome obstacles in Washington.

Why I’m negative on ‘net positive’

Greenhouse gases, human rights abuses and pollution are not weights on a scale, neutralized by stacking good deeds against them. Simply put, good and bad do not lend themselves to arithmetic.

Best Eco Experiences for 2018

I’m constantly being asked What’s your favorite ecotourism destination? and my answer is always It’s the destination that has placed emphasis on tourism that benefits local communities. Thankfully, unlike a decade ago, there are more examples of communities stakeholders that are banding together to discuss sustainable agriculture, biodiversity, youth education, as well as cultural and heritage

Meat Industry Reacts to New Cancer Guidelines Calling Processed Meat Carcinogenic –

Care2.comMeat Industry Reacts to New Cancer Guidelines Calling Processed Meat CarcinogenicCare2.comTo reduce the nitrosamines, they could remove the nitrites, something the industry has been considering for decades because of the long-known toxic effects they cause. The industry adds them to keep the meat pink. There are, evidently, other coloring …and more »

The literary tastemaker who helped bring Joseph Conrad and EM Forster to light – Washington Post

Washington PostThe literary tastemaker who helped bring Joseph Conrad and EM Forster to lightWashington PostGood advice, yet some radically innovative works, such as James Joyce's “Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man” and Henry Green's “Living,” ignored it: As a result, Garnett turned down both these books, disliking their stylistic peculiarities (Green's …

It’s time to give funds for sustainable infrastructure and other ‘real assets’ a closer look

The potential upside: predictable returns and the knowledge that you’re contributing to a low-carbon future.