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“According to a study from the University of Washington, the rift between healthy grub and junk food is wider than it’s ever been. Researchers were able to buy 2,000 calories of junk food for $3.52 — that’s an entire day’s caloric intake — where nutritious foods cost them a whopping $36 for the same 2,000 calories.”

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Food In The USA (via grandparemington)

 

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50 Cans campaign encourages teens to get creative, recycleDoSomething.org’s youth-led aluminum recycling drive helps the planet and gives teens a chance to win a $4,000 scholarship.

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50 Cans campaign encourages teens to get creative, recycle
DoSomething.org’s youth-led aluminum recycling drive helps the planet and gives teens a chance to win a $4,000 scholarship.

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NRDC President, Frances Beinecke, joins Maya Lin for a discussion exploring the critical role artists, environmental advocates, and scientists play in addressing climate change. 

Marfa Dialogues/NY

Watch the live stream on Nov. 4th at 7:00PM EST here: www.nrdc.org/mdny

*Video courtesy of Maya Lin Studio and the What is Missing? Foundation

"These 10 Companies Control Enormous Number of Consumer Brands"(Graphic via Huffington Post)Corporate control is a crazy thing.

"These 10 Companies Control Enormous Number of Consumer Brands"(Graphic via Huffington Post)

Corporate control is a crazy thing.

Nice to see green walls down at the beach

Nice to see green walls down at the beach

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PHOTOS: What zoo captivity looks like around the world
Zoos are one of the more ethically dodgy areas for conservationists and animal lovers. On the one hand, there are many zoos doing amazing work, acting as the last refuge and hope for critically endangered species. And yet, there are also many zoos that act solely as a business to make money at the expense of caged animals.

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