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Get Ready to Kiss it Goodbye

It’s a peaceful Sunday morning on the patio. A soothing breeze sends a chill up your arm, but a cup of aromatic coffee warms up your side. Raising the cup, you drink the last...

Hockaday Goes Green

Food & Herbs Six large pots of herbs sit outside the Hockaday kitchen. Under SAGE manager Liz Flannery, the dining staff has grown many of the herbs fed to the school’s population in-house for...

By The Numbers: Environment Edition

Graphic by Ashna Kumar Sources: planetpals.com, rd.com, hvmag.com

A Vegan’s View: Vegans in the Spotlight

PETA suggests that 2.5 percent of the population of the country eat vegan. Of that small fraction, however, several are widely known celebrities. With their status in America society, these influential people are probably most...

A Vegan’s View: BEE-yond Just Meat and Cheese

BEE-yond just meat and cheese, many vegans choose not to eat honey as well. I have talked about the atrocities of factory farms, the consequences of milk consumption, the ethical reasons behind not wearing...

Paris talks offer hope in global warming

Only eight out of 278 Republicans in the United States Congress have accepted on-the-record the reality of man-made global warming, according to Politifact. Yes, you read that right: only eight.   Yet President Barack...