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How to De-Seed a Pomegranate in Honor of Tu B'Shevat

Beth Rosen | Posted 03.17.2014 | Religion
Beth Rosen

It is customary during Tu B'Shevat to eat a new fruit, or to eat one of the Seven Species mentioned in the Bible. Being that it is the New Year for trees, I thought it would be the perfect time to make a "tree" resolution. So, mine is to introduce a new fruit or vegetable at least once a month to my kids.

Why We Need Public Boarding Schools

Thomas Fisher | Posted 07.07.2013 | Impact
Thomas Fisher

Affordable housing and school busing can do little to counter a disruptive family life or a dangerous neighborhood. We need an alternative: public boarding schools.

WATCH: 'Where Am I Complicit in the War Against the Earth?'

Bill Moyers | Posted 09.10.2012 | Green
Bill Moyers

2012-07-11-moyers.JPG Scientist and philosopher Vandana Shiva is a virtual rock star in the global battle over genetically modified seeds.

Monsanto's Seed: How One Company is Tarnishing Our Food Supply

Maria Russo | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Maria Russo

The only way we will ever see the demise of Monsanto is if consumers actively boycott foods containing GMOs.

Vegan Gluten-Free Tabouli Salad

Brigitte Mars | Posted 11.15.2011 | Food
Brigitte Mars

Tabouli Salad is a great way to use colorful antioxidant rich fresh produce: Sunripened tomatoes, cool cukes, sensuous spearmint and hip hempseed.

Autumn: Season of Ripe Maturity

Donna Henes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

Autumn is inexorably associated with ripe maturity, harvest and death, as well as the implicit understanding of an eventual rebirth, the offer of resurrection.

Haiti Earthquake: Greening of Hillsides Can Bolster Recovery

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Now with parts of Haiti in ruin and perhaps 200,000 people dead, the tree-planting and the soil sampling have halted. But the catastrophe makes it more critical than ever that Haiti be re-greened.