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Italian MP wants vegan parents to go to jail

Fear of malnourishment is the primary motivation behind Elvira Savino’s proposed law, that would send vegan parents to jail for at least 1 year.

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Photos of abandoned WWII Air Force detritus dotting the pristine lands of Greenland

In “American Flowers,” photographer Ken Bowers tackles the troubling presence of contaminated trash left behind after America packed up its airfield in 1947.

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This app fights food waste by letting you buy restaurant leftovers

No, it’s not the unfinished meals left by customers, but rather perfectly good food that would otherwise be thrown out at the end of the day.

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Which fashion companies are on track to detox?

Greenpeace has released its Detox Catwalk report for 2016, revealing which companies are on track to meet detox commitments by 2020 and which are lagging far behind. The results may surprise you.

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How Internet-driven activism has improved animal welfare

Over the past 15 years, awareness and interest in livestock conditions and wellbeing have increased exponentially, leading to significant improvements. How much further can it go?

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Your avocado habit may be destroying forests and killing monarchs too

But, but, but, guacamole…

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Why George Monbiot went 97% vegan and we should too

The rest of us who write about this stuff should follow his example.

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How far would you go for your pet?

New survey reveals the extreme sacrifices people would make for their pets, like … 63% would choose their pet over their significant other!

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6 foods to protect your skin from the sun

When paired with other traditional methods for sun protection, certain antioxidant-rich foods can help fight the damaging effects of the sun from the inside out. Learn which ones are best.

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Artist’s complex art is hand-cut out of ephemeral paper

These abstract, detailed pieces take paper-cut art to the next level.

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