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The future of sustainable air travel: How airlines (and you) can fly more efficiently

When Greta Thunberg expressed her refusal to fly, owing to the environmental impact it imposes, she sparked widespread “flight shaming,” making travelers think twice about their means of transportation and prompting them to take a more thoughtful approach to travel. “Something we are often asked about is how ‘flight shame’ has impacted SAS,” says Lars Andersen Resare, head of environment for Scandinavian Airlines. “We believe it’s important that people can continue to meet and that the world can continue to travel. But we can’t continue to just travel without adjusting to a more sustainable way.” Aviation is responsible for 2% of all global carbon emissions (CO2), and according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), approximately 4.5 billion passengers will board commercial...

Inside New York City’s Chinese restaurant crisis

From 2016 to 2019, the number of Chinese restaurants in New York City dropped by 16% (from 2,969 to 2,493), or one in six, according to an analysis of Yelp data by the Chinese Hospitality Alliance Tea Talk (CHATT) and corroborated by the Museum of Chinese in America. Those numbers are roughly reflected by a 7% drop nationally, as 2014’s 46,757 Chinese restaurants fell to 43,638 in 2018. The American Chinese Culinary Federation now puts the national count at as low as 37,000, according to a Foreign Policy report. In recent weeks, whenever he went on location-scouting trips in some of New York’s most popular neighborhoods for Chinese restaurants—including the East Village, Harlem, Midtown West, and Two Bridges, among others—Xuhui Zhang, Junzi Kitchen’s head of real estate development, routin...

Camera Faces

Camera phone face every time. By the wonderful Jessica Olien. P.S. Embarrassing routines and proud moments.… Read more The post Camera Faces appeared first on A Cup of Jo. You deserve a better Internet. So we reimagined what a browser should be. It begins with giving you back power. Get unmatched speed, security and privacy by blocking trackers. Earn rewards by opting into our privacy-respecting ads and help give publishers back their fair share of Internet revenue.  

Kourtney Kardashian’s Magical Apple Tea: How To Make

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“What Do I Wear to a Winter Wedding?” and Other Reader Questions

We’ve featured reader questions on everything from avoiding panty lines to being a good house guest. Today, with some help from Nordstrom, we’re excited to discuss six fashion queries… Q.… Read more The post “What Do I Wear to a Winter Wedding?” and Other Reader Questions appeared first on A Cup of Jo. You deserve a better Internet. So we reimagined what a browser should be. It begins with giving you back power. Get unmatched speed, security and privacy by blocking trackers. Earn rewards by opting into our privacy-respecting ads and help give publishers back their fair share of Internet revenue.  

9 Great Books About Love and Relationships

As Shakespeare once wrote, “The course of true love never did run smooth.” But perhaps we should be grateful for this, because how else would we have such wonderful books about the many paths that love can take?… Read more The post 9 Great Books About Love and Relationships appeared first on A Cup of Jo. You deserve a better Internet. So we reimagined what a browser should be. It begins with giving you back power. Get unmatched speed, security and privacy by blocking trackers. Earn rewards by opting into our privacy-respecting ads and help give publishers back their fair share of Internet revenue.  

Help! Which Wallpaper Would You Choose?

We have a small but cheerful dining room in our house. Right now it has white walls, and we’d love to mix it up with wallpaper.… Read more The post Help! Which Wallpaper Would You Choose? appeared first on A Cup of Jo. You deserve a better Internet. So we reimagined what a browser should be. It begins with giving you back power. Get unmatched speed, security and privacy by blocking trackers. Earn rewards by opting into our privacy-respecting ads and help give publishers back their fair share of Internet revenue.  

Everyday Nail Polish

Cup of Jo has been running for 13 years (!) so we’ve decided that every week, we’ll be highlighting one of the most popular posts from the past.… Read more The post Everyday Nail Polish appeared first on A Cup of Jo. You deserve a better Internet. So we reimagined what a browser should be. It begins with giving you back power. Get unmatched speed, security and privacy by blocking trackers. Earn rewards by opting into our privacy-respecting ads and help give publishers back their fair share of Internet revenue.  

Taste Test: What’s the Best Supermarket Salsa?

In a little over a week, the 49ers will take on the Chiefs in Super Bowl LVI in what promises to be an epic battle between two old-school teams, but the real contest as far as we’re concerned is something way more exciting: What salsa is a worthy dip to the chips for your Super Bowl party?… Read more The post Taste Test: What’s the Best Supermarket Salsa? appeared first on A Cup of Jo. You deserve a better Internet. So we reimagined what a browser should be. It begins with giving you back power. Get unmatched speed, security and privacy by blocking trackers. Earn rewards by opting into our privacy-respecting ads and help give publishers back their fair share of Internet revenue.  

Top Things to See and Do in Northern California

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Getting Ready To Give Birth: What’s In My Hospital Bag

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A Week of Outfits: Grace Ouma-Cabezas

Harlem-based Grace Ouma-Cabezas, the VP of digital marketing at Food52, has figured out an approach to workwear: bright lipstick, simple tops and comfortable pants.… Read more The post A Week of Outfits: Grace Ouma-Cabezas appeared first on A Cup of Jo. You deserve a better Internet. So we reimagined what a browser should be. It begins with giving you back power. Get unmatched speed, security and privacy by blocking trackers. Earn rewards by opting into our privacy-respecting ads and help give publishers back their fair share of Internet revenue.