health

The way we eat

Over and over, the American palate has undergone major transformations. That’s because what we put in our mouths is directly related to how new immigrants help ...

Sustainable Development Goals

A universal agenda to leave no one behind Each fall the United Nations brings together 193 member-state leaders for its annual General Assembly in New York C...

Restoring healthy living

Michael Brito doesn’t want his community to suffer the effects of diabetes. As the director of operations at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Communit...

Using Robotics to lend a hand

A French start-up looks to use robotics to improve the lives of those diagnosed with autism.  By Lizeth Beltran - Each year, the number of children diagno...
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‘It all starts in the soil’

Ron Finley threw some seeds in the ground and got the whole world talking food in 2011. Now he’s transforming a vacant lot behind LA’s oldest library into a foo...