The best of EcoWatch, right in your inbox. Sign up for our email newsletter!
Monica Tan is a Beijing-based activist and writer, originally from Sydney, Australia. Formerly she was an internet tabloid journalist but these days writes stories about China, the environment, travel and pop culture. She currently works as a web editor for Greenpeace East Asia.
Her work has appeared in The Diplomat, Business Insider, Jetstar Magazine, Sydney Morning Herald, ninemsn, New Matilda, and Thought Catalog.
EcoWatch Daily Newsletter
By Whitney E. Akers
- "The Game Changers" is a new documentary on Netflix that posits a vegan diet can improve athletic performance in professional athletes.
- Limited studies available show that the type of diet — plant-based or omnivorous — doesn't give you an athletic advantage.
- We talked to experts about what diet is the best for athletic performance.
Packed with record-setting athletes displaying cut physiques and explosive power, "The Game Changers," a new documentary on Netflix, has a clear message: Vegan is best.
By John R. Platt
When it comes to solving problems related to wildlife trade, there are an awful lot of "sticky widgets."