Stories by Reynard Loki

Reynard Loki is AlterNet's environment and food editor. Follow him on Twitter @reynardloki. Email him at [email protected] subscribe to Reynard Loki's feed

Posted on: Dec 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Climate change is affecting the world in many ways, including what we eat and drink.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

British MPs say homeopathic remedies are a waste of taxpayer money.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Recent research reveals fascinating new connections between gut and brain — and yogurt's mood-boosting abilities.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

More than a third of Americans are obese. The epidemic cuts across racial, economic, and even state lines.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. has taken a major step toward eliminating a major environmental problem caused by tiny pieces of plastic.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2015, Source: AlterNet

With the rich nations clearly in charge and big polluters acting as corporate sponsors, is a meaningful climate change agreement truly possible?

Posted on: Dec 4, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The former mayor of New York has launched an attack on four state AGs who are fighting against the EPA's Clean Power Plan.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A look on the bright side of the environment, sustainability, renewable energy, food safety, food security, organic food systems and animal welfare.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

One of America's once-most-trusted brands funds research downplaying the link between sugary drinks and obesity.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Extremely vulnerable natural forests in the southeast are being felled to send biomass fuel to Europe.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

From plastic trash and discarded fishing gear to oil spills and pesticide runoff, human beings have treated the oceans as a vast dumping ground.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Caffeine is the world's most popular psychoactive drug. But can it kill you?

Posted on: Nov 7, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Homeopathy is not only here to stay, it's growing by leaps and bounds.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The company behind America's most popular soy sauce is conducting cruel and unnecessary experiments on rabbits, rats and mice.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

An alarming study finds that normal levels of indoor air pollution has a significant effect on human cognition.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Rising surface temperatures due to climate change could ultimately rearrange the planet's ecosystems.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Highly processed foods like pizza, cake and chocolate affect the body and brain similarly to drugs.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The air in your home may be hazardous to your health.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Or anywhere else where fracking is prevalent.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Soda sales may be declining among the more affluent, but a complex battle over public health rages on.