Cat DiStasio

writer // mama // kitchen wizard // adventurer

Columbus, Ohio, USA

Cat DiStasio



Off-grid Utah home nestled inside a natural cave-like opening

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Native American tribe is fighting against the Pilgrim Pipeline in New Jersey

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Ford to unveil new driverless Fusion Hybrid at CES

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Living billboard of greenery to grace Brooklyn Botanical Garden this spring

Brooklyn-based artist Edina Tokodi is building a living art installation that highlights the effects of climate change and “dissolves the barriers… between nature and art.”. Her upcoming exhibit, Living Fence, combines the technologies of a sustainable green wall with public art, and will be on display at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden this coming spring.
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Panasonic investing $256M in Tesla’s Buffalo solar manufacturing plant

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Did Uber flub its chance to expand self-driving ride-hailing service to San Francisco?

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Elon Musk implies Supercharger V3 could charge Teslas in mere seconds

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San Francisco man wants to end homelessness with tiny MicroPAD mini homes

In San Francisco, approximately 7,000 people live on the street without a permanent home, and one man believes he has a solution. Patrick Kennedy and his team at Panoramic Interests developed MicroPAD, a tiny, prefabricated housing unit that can be used alone or stacked into 200-unit complexes to provide efficient shelter for those who currently have none.
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Watch Elon Musk’s emotional rollercoaster during successful SpaceX Falcon 9 landing

A year ago, SpaceX successfully launched and landed its Falcon 9 rocket for the first time at Cape Canaveral, Florida, making history with the early proof of concept toward a world of reusable rockets. The event made headlines, and the company has been hard at work tweaking and improving its design and procedures ever since.
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Juicer electric bikes bridge dorky environmentalism and cool-guy style

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Trump sons selling post-inauguration access and private hunting trip for $1M

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Elon Musk vows to start company that digs tunnels under traffic

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Cat DiStasio

Cat DiStasio is a freelance writer specializing in business, human resources, technology, and sustainability. Previous to her freelance career, Cat worked in human resources with a focus on recruiting. She holds a B.A. in Ethnic, Gender, and Labor Studies from the University of Washington. Cat believes wholeheartedly in the healing power of freshly baked bread.