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Our guide through the rainforest leads barefoot. She snaps bamboo shoots from the trailside and whittles them to make toys as we switchback up the mountainside.
“You know what I mean?”
A friend finishes speaking and looks to you for feedback. Only problem is, you weren’t listening. Now: does that make you a bad listener?
Most of us would answer no — but ...
Imagine all the plastic trash you accumulate from one trip to the grocery store, from water bottles and children’s toys to clamshell containers and cosmetic microbeads. Now imagine enough of that trash to equal the weight of one billion elephants, and you’ll have some sense as to the amount of plastic we’ve discarded since the 1950s.
“So, Obama o Trump?”
It’s the first English I’ve heard my Cuban taxi driver, Alex, utter with any confidence.
Lab-grown meats may come with their own peculiar set of psychological stumbling blocks, but they may also be essential to preserving our health—and our planet.
'It’s probably one of the most life-changing experiences that I have had.'
The unique cinematic achievements of ‘Jaws’ remains as brilliantly realized today as it did forty years ago.
Customers may enter Mashiko in West Seattle expecting the same rolls they’d find at any other sushi bar across the nation.