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Jan. 21, 2022

Newsletter #261: How to market climate change

This week: How to market climate change to the people Here come the masks - are they enough? What's "enough"? Kids EBT food on th…

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Jan. 14, 2022

Newsletter #260: What "Mild" COVID Really Means

This week: Moving on from Machin; What "mild" COVID really means; How China's going plant-based; How exercise defeats anxiety; Th…

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Dec. 13, 2021

Issue #258: What Omicron Means For You

This week: Biden's executive orders; What Omicron means for you; The future of coffee farmer migration; Telehealth lobbying on th…

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Dec. 6, 2021

Issue #257: McDonald’s Is Lying To You

This week: McDonald’s isn’t trying; Biden’s test plan had to be better; Plant-based meat math is obvious; We need more biotech da…

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Nov. 22, 2021

Issue #256: Alexa. Knows. Everything.

This Week: Is there a green bubble?; Can you get a booster?; Where to find clean water; Why health workers are quitting; Amazon’s…

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Nov. 15, 2021

Issue #255: It’s My Birthday, Let’s Ban Coal

This Week: China takes on methane; Moderna's downturn; Inflated food costs; Measles on the rebound; Google's new drug company Fin…

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Nov. 5, 2021

Issue #254: Delete Your (Face)Book

This week: Checking in on COP; How is this still happening?; An Impossible evaluation; Digitizing Medicade; Facebook is deleting …

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Nov. 1, 2021

Issue #253: Here’s The Deal

This Week: Biden's agreement, revealed; Why vaccinating kids matters for everyone; Plant-based meat emissions questioned; Public …

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Oct. 25, 2021

Newsletter #252: What Comes After Manchin

This Week, Summarized: Moving on from Manchin; Kids shots; Forever chemicals regulated (finally); Google vs. Iran Get Action Step…

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Oct. 15, 2021

Issue #251: Moderna Made How Much?

This week: climate finance exposed; Moderna’s COVID profits are… a lot; beef’s emissions problem examined; startups for aging, an…

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Oct. 8, 2021

Issue #250: Bye Malaria

This week: How to reduce methane; America’s out of diapers; COVID questions; A new day against malaria; Food systems examined; Ho…

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Oct. 1, 2021

Issue #249: It's Climate Day in America (I Hope)

This week: It’s Climate Day; How to defeat the next pandemic; Telehealth in red states; Is lab-grown meat a myth; Facebook’s very…

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Sept. 24, 2021

#248: How We Deal With Facebook

This week: Manchin wields a dirty pen; Our new COVID rules; Fighting for expanded telehealth; 200 million climate migrants; Even …

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Sept. 10, 2021

Issue #247: Close Your Rings

This week: Solar’s wilding out; $65 billion for the next pandemic; Better, cheaper, more inclusive clinical trials; Protecting fa…

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Sept. 3, 2021

Issue #246: Is This The Metaverse?

This week: Climate tech billions; COVID goals; A new hope for neurodegenerative diseases; An IPCC for food; Facial recognition kn…

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