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Greenhouse Gases Threaten Long-Term Viability Of Oysters

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.16.2012 | Home

A new study of oyster growth at a major hatchery on Oregon's Pacific coast confirms what scientists have long believed: ocean acidification hampers th...

Thieves Steal 90 Pounds Of Oysters

Eater Philly | Posted 04.13.2012 | Home

Hungry thugs made off with 90 pounds of Pacific oysters taken out of the back of a truck in Rittenhouse Square. Distributor Paul Appleby of SeaFresh O...

'Green News Report' - April 12, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.12.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: 'Better l...

Plan Revealed To Save Chesapeake Oysters

AP | ALEX DOMINGUEZ | Posted 06.11.2012 | Green

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers unveiled its restoration plan for Chesapeake oysters on Tuesday, a bay-wide look that officials said mo...

S.C. Woman Finds Pearl As She Bites Into Pizza

Posted 02.24.2012 | Good News

Pamela Levi thought she'd lost a tooth when she felt a crunch after biting into a slice of her favorite pizza. Instead -- teeth intact -- she pulle...

Why Skipping The Prix-Fixe Is Seriously Romantic

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

hese classy mains (and one dessert) are fancy meals for two that feel a whole lot more romantic than anything you'll order from a restaurant menu.

Eat An Oyster, Save The Environment

Daniel Klein | Posted 03.11.2012 | Home
Daniel Klein

Sometimes (often) our videos are about what I'm in the mood to eat. Such was the case in this all short trip we took along the Rappahannock River. It was just long enough to give you a look into the sustainability of oysters.

Jury Blames Oysters For Man's Sexual Assault

Posted 12.21.2011 | Home

Oysters are famed as much for their aphrodisiac qualities as for their luscious taste and texture. But 41-year-old London man James Whitmarsh, a forme...

Oyster Ice Cream: A Thanksgiving Tradition Mark Twain Could Get Behind | Posted 11.23.2011 | Home

Chef Jose Andres grew up in Spain, but he has embraced Thanksgiving as a window into American history. That's why the guests at his Thanksgiving dinne...

The Great Chicago Shuck 'N Suck Oyster Porn

Jeff Kelly Lowenstein | Posted 01.23.2012 | Chicago
Jeff Kelly Lowenstein

Before Saturday night I had never watched animated tuna fish cans fornicate, received a gift bag of doggie treats drawn from the leftovers of homemade beer, and eaten low country South Carolina oysters.

'Green News Report' - November 22, 2011

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 01.22.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Meet the ...

BlackSalt Event Dishes Up Oyster Primer (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.14.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The Huffington Post checked out this weekend's BlackSalt charity oyster tasting event we previewed in last weekend's to-do guide. It liv...

Bad Science Leads to Bad Policy, No Matter Your Political Beliefs

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 12.28.2011 | San Francisco
Peter H. Gleick

Good science can play a key role in evaluating the impacts of an oyster farm inside the Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County, California. But we're not getting good science.

Louisiana's Oyster and Shrimp Supplies Will Remain Tight

Susan Buchanan | Posted 12.19.2011 | Green
Susan Buchanan

Lately, Louisiana residents have worried that their lunchtime oyster and shrimp poboys are torpedoing the weekly budget. After a series of calamities in recent years, Louisiana shellfish is expensive and won't become cheaper anytime soon.

What An Oyster Can Teach Us About Life

Dr. Jean Houston | Posted 12.02.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jean Houston

Suffering engendered greater compassion, deeper understanding and empathy for others, as well as growing your mind and emotional breadth among many other things.

High Drama And Seafood: Oyster Festivals Worldwide

Necee Regis | Posted 11.29.2011 | Travel
Necee Regis

Oyster and seafood festivals kick into high gear this season, and in addition to great eats there's always high drama at the shucking competitions

Eating to Save Chesapeake Bay, One Oyster At A Time

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.27.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Local restaurants that rely on fresh seafood from the Chesapeake Bay are banding together for the Oyster Recovery Partnership's latest s...

Kids Help Chesapeake Bay By Planting Oysters (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.20.2011 | DC

On Friday, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and the Oyster Recovery Partnership delivered 20 cages of oyster spat to the Chesapeake Montes...

Enjoying Oysters and Saving Sea Life

Paul McRandle | Posted 10.10.2011 | Home
Paul McRandle

Whoever said "it was a brave man who first ate an oyster" was a fool. From the salty suck of the brine to the oceanic tang of the flesh, oy...

Oysters 5 Weird Ways

| Lien Ta | Posted 10.05.2011 | Los Angeles

If an oyster is not served raw and on the half-shell, it is, by default, weird. But! It can still taste good (and its aphrodisiac-ability is likely st...

Has The BP Oil Spill Affected Gulf Shrimp?

Daniel Klein | Posted 08.21.2011 | Home
Daniel Klein

This second episode in New Orleans started with a very early morning. We drove out to the tip of Louisiana. Storms had wiped out so much, most everyth...

Residents Return To Flood-Damaged Homes In Mississippi

AP | By HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 07.30.2011 | Green

CUTOFF, Miss. -- Javier Campos returned to his neighborhood for the first time in nearly a month Monday to find the serene little enclave of fishing c...

Best Oyster Happy Hours In New York

New York Magazine | Published May 25, 2011 | Posted 07.26.2011 | New York

Bobo 181 W. 10th St., at Seventh Ave. South.; 212-488-2626 Daily, 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Bobo's new happy-hour deal coincides with the opening of their new ...

Chips, Oysters and Plates of Love on Interstate 10

Thei Zervaki | Posted 07.10.2011 | Home
Thei Zervaki

2011-05-10-food.jpgDuring my 10-day cross-country road trip from NYC to Los Angeles, I was very disciplined in keeping a detailed daily food "diary."

A New Threat To Louisiana Oysters

AP | By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 07.06.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Just a year after the BP oil spill crippled Louisiana's oyster industry, the fishermen face a new problem. Freshwater is set to be...