Showing posts with label animal agriculture. Show all posts
Showing posts with label animal agriculture. Show all posts

Sunday, 11 December 2016

Mounting Evidence Shows Eating Less Meat = Healthy People, Healthy Planet

EcoWatch

A new systematic review of dietary patterns and sustainability published in the latest edition of Advances in Nutrition provides additional evidence that diets lower in animal-based foods and higher in plant-based foods are better for the health of people and the planet. STORY HERE.

Thursday, 11 August 2016

Stock Answer

by George Monbiot 
 
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Why I took the plunge at last and converted (almost) to veganism. Story here.

Wednesday, 30 March 2016

Washington Post

A striking new study – but one that is bound to prove controversial – has provided a calculation of both the health benefits and the reductions in planetary greenhouse gases that might be achieved if the world shifted away from meat-based diets. More here.

Measuring ecosystem disruption caused by marine heatwaves

 Nature Above, healthy bull kelp. Below, bull kelp degraded by a marine heatwave. DeWikiMan Marine heatwaves can displace therma...