Milk Without the Cow. Eggs Without the Chicken.

Milk Without the Cow. Eggs Without the Chicken.

IDEA WATCH Milk without the Cow. Eggs without the Chicken Yeast-derived “animal products” may soon be part of an environmentally balanced diet   By Lindsey Doermann In 2008, the biotech industry had fallen on tough times: capital was drying up and businesses were...
The Circular Economy Made Real

The Circular Economy Made Real

PHOTO ESSAY The Circular Economy Made Real In more and more pockets of the industrial landscape, the byproducts of one process are becoming the raw materials for another, trash is getting a useful second life, and waste is becoming a thing of the past. By Lindsey...
Rerouting

Rerouting

SCIENCE SHORTS  |  JULY 2017 Rerouting Small changes to flight routes could deliver big climate savings By Lindsey Doermann With small changes to trans-Atlantic flight routes, airlines could reduce their climate impact by up to 10 percent, according to a new study....
To Upcycle Fast Fashion Melt Down Clothes

To Upcycle Fast Fashion Melt Down Clothes

IDEA WATCH  JULY 2017 To Upcycle Fast Fashion Melt Down Clothes By Lindsey Doermann Fast fashion—affordable clothing that tends to be tossed after only a handful of wears—takes a hefty environmental toll. Growing cotton, for example, requires copious amounts of water...