"An attractive and easy to navigate reference for making food choices from a number of different perspectives, from nutrition and environmental impact to growing/working conditions for animals and humans alike. Some of the information was familiar ..."
"Elizabeth Endicott, fresh out of basic nursing training, arrives with her father in Aleppo, Syria, as part of a humanitarian effort to bring medical care and food supplies to besieged refugees. They were told that Armenian citizens are being depor..."
"Set in rural Oklahoma, this American family saga spanning four generations is touching, inspiring and bursting with wholesomeness punctuated by misery inflicted on good, kind folks by thoughtless and hurtful people (and, spoiler: justice rarely pr..."
When Giggs encountered a humpback whale stranded on her local beachfront in Australia, she began to wonder how the lives of whales reflect the condition of our oceans. Here she blends natural history, philosophy, and science to learn about whales...
We know the universe had a beginning, and expanded from a state of unimaginable density to an all-encompassing cosmic fireball to a simmering fluid of matter and energy. This laid down the seeds for everything from black holes to one rocky planet...