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Global Meat Consumption Needs to Fall to Protect the Environment and Meet Food Demand: Study
Science & Tech  (tags: world, global, food, diet, consumption, demand, emmissions, Greenhouse gas, Sustainabililty, research, study )

Darren
- 51 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Research from Cambridge and Aberdeen universities estimates greenhouse gases from food production will go up 80% if meat and dairy consumption continues to rise at its current rate. That will make it harder to meet global targets on limiting emissions.
GMO Critics: 'Chill Out'!?
Science & Tech  (tags: food, gmo, science, study, research, safety, tyson, neil, degrasse, science, humans, healthcare, diet, food, scientists )

Mari
- 81 days ago - businessinsider.com
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, perhaps the country's most famous scientist, has a message for critics of genetically modified foods: "Chill out."
THE END OF FOOD?
Science & Tech  (tags: food, diet, health, research, technology, concept, humans, news, interesting, science )

Carrie
- 170 days ago - newyorker.com
Has a tech entrepreneur come up with a product to replace our meals? The Soylent dream is a strange one: a place where our food-related hopes mingle with our nightmares. If you spend enough time with Rhinehart, though, it can start to take hold.
Do Invertebrates Feel Pain?
Science & Tech  (tags: ethics, abuse, cruelty, animal rights, suffering, diet, vegetarian, veganism )

Jordan
- 243 days ago - newscientist.com
"Boiled alive and torn limb from limb; it's time we took seriously the question of whether animals like squid, octopus and lobsters suffer" pain, and other invertebrates, no matter how they are killed. (Pic credit: Boathouse at Sunday Park.)
The Personalized Nutrition Project
Science & Tech  (tags: diet, health, food, humans, nutrition, investigation, science, interesting, scientists, world, study )

JL
- 394 days ago - weizmann-usa.org
Weizmann Scientists Can Use Data about How the Body Responds to Specific Foods to Create a Diet Tailored to You
Healthy Diet and Exercise Can Reverse Aging in Our Cells
Science & Tech  (tags: aging, diet, exercise, health, investigation, research, science, society, study, technology, telomeres )

Kit
- 399 days ago - blogs.discovermagazine.com
A small pilot study has provided the first evidence that lifestyle changes can lengthen protective regions of our DNA called telomeres.
Video:Check Out Our
Science & Tech  (tags: congress, usa, lies, healthcare, disease, diet, food, prevention, protection, risks, safety, science, society, warning, environment, ethics, health, government )

JL
- 440 days ago - action.ucsusa.org
is a part of brand new analysis from the Union of Concerned Scientists which presents even stronger evidence that shifting Farm Bill funding to fruits and vegetables--instead of ingredients used for processed foods--is vital for our health.
Putting Global Food on the Map
Science & Tech  (tags: government, GoodNews, interesting, world, usa, ethics, diet, food, prevention, nutrition, protection, research, study, society, scientists, study, investigation, discovery )

JL
- 486 days ago - azdailysun.com
Researchers hailing from Mongolia, India, Turkey, western Europe, New Hampshire, Maryland and Northern Arizona University have just started mapping the world's crops in the finest detail ever.
Mobile Phone Microscope Detects Worm Infections
Science & Tech  (tags: disease, ethics, children, diet, death, food, health, illness, protection, risks, safety, science, treatment, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, HumanRights, world, medicine, design, Gizmos, concept, safety, science, technology, NewTechnology, tech )

JL
- 588 days ago - scidev.net
Children suffering from intestinal worms can now be diagnosed using a mobile phone microscope that is significantly cheaper than conventional methods, which are prohibitively expensive for many communities
Climate Conversations - Chickpea Genome Map to Benefit Poor Farmers
Science & Tech  (tags: africa, asia, middle-east, world, freedoms, ethics, death, GoodNews, goodnews, society, food, diet, prevention, protection, research, safety, science, study, environment, scientists, discovery, investigation, news )

JL
- 629 days ago - trust.org
A team of agricultural researchers from Asia, Australia, Europe& North America, led by the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), has decoded the genome of the chickpea, a nutritious grain legume for many of the wor
Leading Anti-GMO Activist Reverses Position : Discovery News
Science & Tech  (tags: gmo, food, health, diet, safety, GeneticEngineering )

Kevin
- 634 days ago - news.discovery.com
One of the staunchest critics of genetically modified organisms (GMOs), environmentalist Mark Lynas, recently said he had been mistaken and that the threat of GMOs had been exaggerated by him and others for years.
Fortified By Global Warming, Deadly Fungus Poisons Corn Crops, Causes Cancer
Science & Tech  (tags: cancer, diet, food, protection, research, science, study, warning, globalwarming, globalwarming, weather, climate-change, climatechange, scientists, safety, investigation )

JL
- 634 days ago - scientificamerican.com
A carcinogenic mold, its growth exacerbated by the warming climate, reached record highs in 2012
Are We Heading Toward Peak Fertilizer?
Science & Tech  (tags: food, humans, ethics, diet, nutrition, research, risks, science, warning, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, HumanRights, farming, politics, society, business, corporate, ethics, environment, investigation, scientists, safety, study, technology, concept, history )

JL
- 691 days ago - motherjones.com
what about peak phosphorus and potassium? These elements form two-thirds of the holy agricultural triumvirate of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium (also known as NPK, from their respective markers in the periodic table).
Climate Conversations - 'Virtual' Crops Could Lead to Climate-Sustainable Food
Science & Tech  (tags: health, food, environment, ethics, research, safety, warning, study, science, protection, society, health, government, diet, death, children, women, babies, NewTechnology, scientists, science, technology, world, study, discovery, environment, climate )

JL
- 716 days ago - trust.org
business as usual in farming and food production cannot sustainably feed the 9 billion people projected to populate the world by 2050.
 

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