Green Tip of the Week

Learn what types of coffee are better for the planet, your taste buds   How should you drink better coffee — better for the planet, its people and your taste buds? First, look for coffee beans that are organically grown. Usually this means that coffee is produced without using artificial pesticides or herbicides. This ensures […]

Horsing Around with the Whales: The Field Museum

It’s the summer of large mammals at the Field Museum—and we’re not talking just about Sue. Two special exhibits, “The Horse,” and “Whales: Giants of the Deep,” are well worth a day trip downtown. “The Horse,” open through August 14, provides more than just a glimpse at the majestic beast. Especially impressive are the life-sized […]