Katie Garrity

Katie is a Chicago-based writer, boring married lady, and mother of two (human baby and fur baby). She enjoys Dawson’s Creek reruns, deep-dish pizza, and the occasional sing-along.

More From Katie

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    Renewables

    New Zealand’s Prime Minister Pledges 100% Renewable Energy by 2030

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    Greta Thunberg Proves She’s a Force in New Documentary ‘I Am Greta’

    By Katie Garrity
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    Food

    Miley Cyrus Is No Longer a Vegan, Says Her "Brain Wasn't Functioning Properly"

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    Michigan Has Finally Reached a Deal With Flint Water Crisis Victims

    After years of controversy, it looks like the victims of the Flint water crisis will receive a settlement from the state of Michigan.

    By Katie Garrity
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    Living

    If a Queen Bee Dies, the Hive Quickly Replaces Her

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    A Pipeline in Canada Just Spilled up to 50,000 Gallons of Oil on Indigenous Land

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    Federal Judge Strikes Down Trump Administration Rollback of Law To Protect Migrant Birds

    A federal judge struck down a Trump administration attempt to rewrite the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, allowing the killing of birds.

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    President Trump Signs Great American Outdoors Act to Promote Conservation

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    The NIH Is One Step Closer to Being Forced to Cut Primate Experiments

    The full HAC has passed legislation telling the NIH that they need to spell out a plan for reducing taxpayer-funded tests on thousands of primates by 2025. 

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    Zac Efron Stars in the New Netflix Docuseries ‘Down to Earth’

    By Katie Garrity
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    Community

    A Day at a U.K. Beach Led to 40 Tons of Trash Being Left Behind

    The local council declared the day a “major incident” due to many aspects, including the 41 metric tons of waste that were left behind.

    By Katie Garrity
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    Living

    After 17 Years, the Cicadas Are Ready to Make Their Return

    By Katie Garrity
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    Community

    The Greenhouse Effect Is What Makes Earth the Perfect Place for Humans

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    Johnson & Johnson Announced They Will Stop Selling Talc-Based Baby Powder in North America

    By Katie Garrity
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    Living

    Furrow Irrigation Can Help Save Water, But Is It Worth the Labor?

    By Katie Garrity
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    Food

    Here's Everything You Need to Know About Monocropping (And How It's Hurting the Environment)

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    Wildfires Are Blazing in Siberia and Humans Can Help Stop the Spread

    By Katie Garrity
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    Living

    Hurricane Season is Coming, But How Do Hurricanes Even Form?

    By Katie Garrity
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    Food

    Native Corn Is Now Protected as of Part of Mexico’s National Heritage

    By Katie Garrity
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    Business

    Oil Prices Are Negative: What Does This Mean for the Everyday Consumer?

    By Katie Garrity
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    Community

    Bees and Wildflowers Might Make a Comeback Amid Coronavirus

    By Katie Garrity
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    Community

    Biodiversity Is a Big Deal and Here's Why

    By Katie Garrity
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    News

    Don’t Worry, Michigan: You Can Still Garden During The Pandemic

    By Katie Garrity
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    Home

    How to Minimize Your Packaging Waste From Amazon

    By Katie Garrity
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    Home

    Are Disinfectant Wipes Compostable?

    By Katie Garrity
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