Megan Thompson

136 Articles

Bio

Megan is a healthy living and natural beauty advocate who is obsessed with sustainable gardening, food politics, human rights and animal protection. An L.A. native, she loves staying on top of the latest pop culture news and green lifestyle trends. When she is not writing, she loves going to the beach, hula hooping and working on upcycling projects.

Articles

Threatened American Chestnut May be Saved by Genetic Engineering

in Causes, Environment, News, Science, Top News

After decades of humankind exploiting the world’s forests, it looks like our technology may finally have something to offer in return. 25 years after beginning their research, two professors at

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California City Passes Nation’s First Soda Tax

in Eats, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News, Top News

This week, voters in the city of Berkeley, California, passed the nation’s first soda tax by a huge majority. In spite of a $2.4 million dollar campaign led by soda

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McDonald’s Considers Offering Organic Ingredients in U.S. Restaurants

in Eats, Healthy Living, Lifestyle, News, Top News

International mega-corporation McDonald’s has announced that its restaurants may begin selling organic foods in an attempt to boost dwindling sales.

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Virgin America Dumps SeaWorld, Marine Park’s Stock Drops

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

Virgin America will be joining the ranks of companies, celebrities and organizations who are refusing to be associated with the SeaWorld marine parks.

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James and Suzy Cameron to Open Vegan Restaurant in New Zealand

in Eats, Featured, News, Vegan, Vegetarian

James Cameron and Suzy Amis-Cameron have announced plans to open a new vegan restaurant which will serve home-grown foods.

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Why You Should Cut Back on Meat for World Vegetarian Day

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan, Vegetarian

You can do your health and the environment a huge favor by cutting back on your personal meat consumption.

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Eighth Grader Invents Green Method of Cleaning Oil Spills

in Causes, Environment, News, Science, Top News

As a part of her eighth grade science project, Chythanya Murali has invented a revolutionary approach to cleaning up hazardous oil spills.

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