Why we should ban glitter, just like we banned microbeads
August 2, 2017, 10:11 a.m. by Starre Vartan
This popular pixie dust is made of plastics and metal, and it does the same harm to our oceans as microbeads.
Here’s a great public infrastructure investment: Public toilets
July 31, 2017, 2:18 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Because more and more men gotta go.
How germy is a birthday cake after someone blows out the candles?
July 28, 2017, 1:35 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Dousing candles increases bacteria on the frosting by as much as 1,400 percent.
Why is it still such a big deal to take a mental health day?
July 25, 2017, 9:18 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Mental health issues — no matter the cause — are still stigmatized and trivialized in American society.