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Zack's Shack: Utah Boy's Lemonade Stand Sends Wheelchairs to Developing Countries
Offbeat  (tags: lemonade stand, wheelchairs, boy, cookies and lemonade, Developing Countries, business, children, culture, food, humans, society )

Lone
- 30 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Eleven-year-old Zack Francom's lemonade stands are changing lives. Since 2010, the Provo, Utah, boy has been selling cookies and lemonade at his annual Zack's Shack to buy wheelchairs for people in developing countries.
Please Can You Demand That David Cameron Puts Our Bees Before Syngenta's Profits?
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Wendy
- 33 days ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
"If the government approves Syngenta's kneejerk and cynical application then the public are bound to question whether ministers are too close to the agrochemical companies and too distant from the ecology that feeds us.".
Michael's Revolution #9   video
Offbeat  (tags: activists, americans, goodnews, government, health, interesting, society, humans, ethics, elections, freedoms, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, best, ethics, humanrights, israel, middle-east, UnitedNations, world, bizarre, business, children, ethics, inter )

Michael
- 39 days ago - youtube.com
A hard to believe story which will all add. How many will believe that Michael of Daniel 12;1, is the child of Revelations 12, and #9 from the Beatles song Revolution #9 where Lennon says near the end, "Take this brother may it serve you well.?"
Extreme Food Waste: Corporate Dispute Leads to Trashing of 950,000 Jars of Peanut Butter
Offbeat  (tags: peanut butter, Costco, starvation, business dispute, americans, bizarre, business, food, humans, off-beat, society )

Kamia
- 119 days ago - takepart.com
In the face of SNAP being lowered, low-income families doing without and seniors starving, Costco allowed nearly a million perfectly-decent jars of peanut butter to be sent to the dump, rather than a food pantry!
Beg Bugs Ruling the World
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Rahman
- 164 days ago - dotsub.com
Pat Condell eloquently speaks out against the fox guarding the henhouse in the UN, with women-hating, terrorism-supporting countries being place in charge of human rights.
Is Peecycling the Wave of the Future? Instead of Waste, Free Fertilizer for Farmers
Offbeat  (tags: business, culture, environment, humans, interesting, off-beat, technology, unusual, urine, farming, fertilizer )

Kamia
- 167 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
We all sort of cringe at the thought of using our own urine or manure for fertilizer, but the reality is that much of the cost of human waste disposal comes from trying to separate out the nitrogen & phosphorus & that's a waste, since farms need it.
More People Than Ever Have Access To Clean Energy - The New Age of Energy Campaign By Jacob SandryOctober 21, 2013
Offbeat  (tags: environment, energy, business, culture, design, ethics, government, news, technology, wildlife, world, protection )

Ruth
- 174 days ago - joinmosaic.com
'In the U.S. a growing number of states have begun to adopt "shared renewables" laws that allow for community supported renewable energy projects or "solar gardens...."
Explosive "Time to Say Goodby"   video
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, business, government, humans, design, environment, society, technology, unusual, culture, world )

Mm
- 183 days ago - youtube.com
Progress??? Couldn't believe I caught this with Sarah Brightman & Andrea Bocelli singing.
11 Must-See Art Installations, Inspired By Solar Panels May 7, 2013 Frank Andorka
Offbeat  (tags: Germany, world, arts, business, environment, design, ethics, good news, technology, culture )

Ruth
- 194 days ago - solarpowerworldonline.com
1.'love this installation in front of the Zwickau University of Applied Sciences in Zwickau, Saxony (Germany). Photographer André Karwath took the photo back in 2005. The goal is to increase the visibility of solar installations..'SOLAR ART INSTALLATION!
The WikiLeaks Mole
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Nancy
- 201 days ago - rollingstone.com
Curious about the files he was erasing, he'd copy them and study them at night. What he eventually discovered astonished him: Employees of Milestone seemed guilty of large-scale corruption in collusion with local politicians.
Japan's Owl Cafes: Harmful or a Hoot?
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Marie
- 204 days ago - mnn.com
The popular cafes let patrons enjoy their drinks as they pet or admire the owls, but animal advocates say the businesses are cruel and unnatural environments for the birds.
Top 10 Scary Modern Technologies
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, business, culture, design, environment, ethics, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, performance, photos, pictures, safety, society, technology, unusual, world )

Frank
- 214 days ago - electronics.howstuffworks.com
Start the Countdown (wildly interesting slideshow of technologies which may eventually backfire upon humanity!)
Four-Legged Clepto Pooch Caught on Surveillance Camera Stealing Treats
Offbeat  (tags: puppy pilfered, animals, interesting, humor, funny, business, unusual, pets, food, dogs, crime, photos, internet, media, americans )

Kelly
- 233 days ago - examiner.com
Fox News Carolina An utterly adorable husky had an exciting day off leash on Wednesday in Clinton, S.C. as he gently padded into the Dollar General Store through sliding doors and "dog lifted" such canine treats as pig ears, beef bones, dog food,
 

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