The 7.17.22 Issue


  1. Photo
    Villagers hired by Eden Reforestation Projects planting trees in the northern part of Goiás State, Brazil.
    CreditLalo de Almeida for The New York Times

    Can Planting a Trillion New Trees Save the World?

    To fight climate change, companies and nonprofits have been promoting worldwide planting campaigns. Getting to a trillion is easier said than done.


  1. Letter of Recommendation

    CreditIllustration by Evan M. Cohen

    The Power of Talking to Yourself

    “External self-talk,” as it’s clinically known, gets a bad rap. But it can be great for pushing through all sorts of obstacles.


  2. Eat

    CreditChris Simpson for The New York Times. Food stylist: Maggie Ruggiero. Prop stylist: Sophia Pappas.

    The Case for Grilling Cucumbers

    The cucumber’s fresh crunch has gone, but in its place is something more substantial to deliver a smoky, savory flavor.


  1. Tip

    CreditIllustration by Radio

    How to Recover From Being Ghosted

    Let go of your desire for an explanation. It helps to seek connection elsewhere.