The most talked about item at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas wasn’t the next iPhone or snazzy new wearable technology. It was a game changing vegan burger.
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Long the butt of dumb jokes about rural living, eating roadkill is finally having its moment.
Scientists in a new study have been able to fix a 'flaw' in photosynthesis and as a result have boosted plant productivity by an impressive 40 percent.
It’s not Portland, Austin, Orlando or even New York City. No, the vegan capital of the world is -- wait for it -- Tel Aviv, Israel.
The vegan good news just keeps coming. Because demand is huge, more fast food franchises are deciding to offer vegan choices. While fast food isn’t health food, the fact that vegans have so many choices now is a sea change from where we were even five years ago.
A coalition of UK doctors and politicians says nitrites in processed meat is as serious a public health issue as sugary and fatty foods.
Finally, someone’s injected some sanity into the ongoing argument about whether plant milks can be labeled as “milk.”
We asked longtime vegetarians and vegans to give their tried and tested tips for transitioning to a plant-based diet and sticking with it in the long term.
How often do you swear you’ll kick off the New Year right, and wind up waking up with a hangover instead? New Year’s Eve has become synonymous – in America, anyway – with drinking booze, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Other parts of the world mark the occasion in other fun, unique […]
The palm oil situation is bad, but some people argue that it would be worse if replaced by other vegetable oils.
A lot of people are inclined to assume that food labeled organic is better for the environment, but that may not actually be the case. In some respects, organically grown food is more damaging to the planet, particularly as it pertains to carbon emissions. That’s the conclusion of newly published research appearing in Nature, the […]
Can a 3D-printed steak made entirely of plants be the answer to sustainable meat? A Spanish startup company is counting on it.
You’d be pretty discouraged to attend an event at a sports stadium or concert venue only to discover there are no food choices there for you. If you’re vegan, chances are you know this feeling well. One Los Angeles city council member thinks it’s high time all larger scale or city-run concessionaires that serve food […]
First it was chocolate, then coffee and maple syrup -- and now, it's yet another treasured luxury food ingredient threatened by climate change: Tuber melanosporum, otherwise known as the black or Périgord truffle.
Every day, U.S. schools throw away $5 million worth of food. There are a lot of reasons for this shocking display of food waste, and schools are starting to come around on figuring out how to address it.
Are you struggling to choose thoughtful gifts for the vegan loved ones in your life this holiday season? Whether you’re giving for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa or Festivus, it doesn’t need to be difficult to buy a gift a vegan will truly love.
Hanukkah is the yearly Jewish “Festival of Lights.” For Jews who are also vegan, it’s a time to honor religious tradition while creating cruelty-free versions of traditional foods. These days, it’s easy to do both -- and to do them spectacularly.
If you’re a vegan or a dedicated plant-based eater, would you return to drinking dairy milk if cows weren’t part of the process? It’s an interesting proposition, isn’t it?
The key to successful vegan cooking is to avoid attempting to replicate meat and dairy dishes with fake, meat-free products. So bring on a vegan Thanksgiving, where you can do just that! Here are 10 tips to ensure that you have an awesome cruelty-free Thanksgiving celebration.
Thanksgiving is a time of plenty, and many people cook substantially more food than they actually eat. Sadly, that means a lot of this special meals ends up getting thrown away. Here's how to cut down on your food waste this year.
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