Edward Humes on KCRW

There are hidden costs of moving goods around the world. DnA boards the CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, a super-sized cargo ship at the Port of Long Beach.

Megaships and Global Shipping

There are hidden costs of moving goods around the world. DnA boards the CMA CGM Benjamin Franklin, a super-sized cargo ship at the Port of Long Beach.

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Edward Humes is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, and the author of a fascinating new book.

The Hidden Costs of Your Morning Coffee

Edward Humes is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, and the author of a fascinating new book.

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It's been 20 years since  John Tierney first argued  in the New York Times magazine that the benefits of recycling were not worth the cost.

Recycling: Are the Benefits Worth the Cost?

It's been 20 years since John Tierney first argued in the New York Times magazine that the benefits of recycling were not worth the cost.

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