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Whole Foods Prices Fall Drastically

Whole Foods Prices Fall Drastically

motherearth August 29, 2017 Comments Off on Whole Foods Prices Fall Drastically

Just two months ago, Amazon announced it would purchase Whole Foods Market. The $13.7 billion deal was finalized on Aug. 28, when Whole Foods shoppers saw prices drop immediately — as much as 43 percent

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Can Ocean Plastic End Up In Seafood?

Can Ocean Plastic End Up In Seafood?

motherearth August 17, 2017 Comments Off on Can Ocean Plastic End Up In Seafood?

It’s well-known that humans are littering Earth’s oceans with garbage, including about 8 million additional tons of plastic every year. This is notoriously bad for wildlife, which often mistake the indigestible debris for food. But recent research

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100-Year-Old Fruitcake Found in Antarctica Is ‘Almost’ Edible

100-Year-Old Fruitcake Found in Antarctica Is ‘Almost’ Edible

motherearth August 11, 2017 Comments Off on 100-Year-Old Fruitcake Found in Antarctica Is ‘Almost’ Edible

Famously indestructible, a fruitcake has withstood a century in the coldest, windiest, and driest place on Earth. Conservators with the New Zealand-based Antarctic Heritage Trust recently found the 100-year-old dessert in Antarctica’s oldest building, a hut on

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Report: Monsanto Skipped Important Testing On Weed Killer That’s Now Killing Crops

Report: Monsanto Skipped Important Testing On Weed Killer That’s Now Killing Crops

motherearth August 10, 2017 Comments Off on Report: Monsanto Skipped Important Testing On Weed Killer That’s Now Killing Crops

There’s a problem in farm country this year: Acres of crops are unexpectedly withering away, but it’s not due to drought or natural blight. Instead, the crisis seems to be related to a new

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Largest Coffee Study Ever Finds Coffee Increases Lifespan

Largest Coffee Study Ever Finds Coffee Increases Lifespan

motherearth July 11, 2017 Comments Off on Largest Coffee Study Ever Finds Coffee Increases Lifespan

British researchers just completed the largest study ever on the health impacts of consuming coffee and found that the drink may decrease humans’ risk of death from all causes, especially digestive and circulatory diseases. The study — which was

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You Want To Eat Walrus Steaks? It Might Make You Sick… And Rightfully So!

You Want To Eat Walrus Steaks? It Might Make You Sick… And Rightfully So!

motherearth July 7, 2017 Comments Off on You Want To Eat Walrus Steaks? It Might Make You Sick… And Rightfully So!

When you throw that walrus steak on the grill this weekend, you better make sure it’s well done: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is warning that inadequately cooked walrus meat has been

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The Latest Craft Beer Comes From Bees’ Yeast

The Latest Craft Beer Comes From Bees’ Yeast

motherearth July 5, 2017 Comments Off on The Latest Craft Beer Comes From Bees’ Yeast

The newest beer craze is coming out of a research lab at North Carolina State University, where environmental microbiologist Anne Madden works with yeast from bees. Most alcoholic beverages, including beer, are made with yeast. However, there are

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No, There Isn’t Poop in Your Iced Coffee

No, There Isn’t Poop in Your Iced Coffee

motherearth June 29, 2017 Comments Off on No, There Isn’t Poop in Your Iced Coffee

How do you take your iced coffee? For some people in the United Kingdom, an investigative report from the BBC has sparked concerns that the drink may come with an unwanted add-in: a dash

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Say What? Organic Food Is Actually Worse For The Environment

Say What? Organic Food Is Actually Worse For The Environment

motherearth June 28, 2017 Comments Off on Say What? Organic Food Is Actually Worse For The Environment

Organic food is worse for the environment than you ever thought. To all of the organic-only yuppies who subsist on $5 organic apples, just know that the simple farm-to-table lifestyle is only healthy for

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Recipe of the Week: Balsamic Chicken Salad with Avocado Feta and Blackberry

Recipe of the Week: Balsamic Chicken Salad with Avocado Feta and Blackberry

motherearth June 27, 2017 Comments Off on Recipe of the Week: Balsamic Chicken Salad with Avocado Feta and Blackberry

Ingredients: 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 3 tablespoons balsamic vinegar 2 teaspoons honey 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 2 small chicken breasts (about 6 ounces each), lightly pounded to an

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