Esther Pearl Watson teaches at ArtCenter College of Design. She is the author of the comics Unlovable, published by Bust and Fantagraphics, and Blood Lady Commandos, on Vice.com.
Bees Can’t Find Food in Dirty Air
That means humans could go hungry, too.
Salt Taste Is Surprisingly Mysterious
Too much sodium is bad, but so is too little—no wonder the body has two sensing mechanisms.
You’re More of a Climate Skeptic Than You Think
Here’s how psychology can help fix that. (It’s easier than you’d guess.)
The Case Against Cooking with Gas
New evidence suggests electric stoves are better for people and the planet.
Should You Ditch Your Eco-Friendly Drinking Straw?
Some of them contain materials that are harmful to human health.