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The 100% Fish project develops products from previously discarded parts of Atlantic cod. The no-waste model has spread to the U.S. and other parts of the world.

Photo credit: David Nafzger


Light My Fire
Ambrook Research

“Fatwood” is a popular all-natural firestarter, created when broken old pine trees leave a resin-filled deposit behind. Is foraging enough to satisfy growing demand?

Photograph from the Somali Bantu Community Association

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Thousands of miles from home, Somali refugees in rural Maine have begun to thrive thanks to a cooperative community farm.

Photograph from the Somali Bantu Community Association

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