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Off the Shelf, on the Skin: Stick-on Electronic Patches for Health Monitoring
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, design, discovery, Gizmos, health, humans, interesting, NewTechnology, research, science, technology )

Kathy
- 4 hours ago - news.illinois.edu
Wearing a fitness tracker on your wrist or clipped to your belt is so 2013. Engineers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Northwestern University have demonstrated thin, soft stick-on patches that stretch and move with the skin and in
Right to Know Minnesota Gets Labeling Hearing
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, goodnews, greenliving, health, humans, organic, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 2 hours ago - righttoknowmn.org
The Hearing is on the morning of Thursday, April 24th at 8:45 am with the House's Commerce and Consumer Protection Finance and Policy Committee to hear the House Bill 3140 to require labeling of products containing genetically-modified foods.
Specimen Collection Threatens Endangered Species
Environment  (tags: animals, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 13 hours ago - natureworldnews.com
Current specimen collection methods are threatening endangered species, a team of researchers from Arizona State University (ASU) says. In a time when habitat loss and global climate change are already causing concern, biologists are growing increasingly
Plant Breeders Release First 'Open Source Seeds'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, garden, goodnews, green, healthy, home, humans, interesting, organic, protection, Sustainabililty, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - cornucopia.org
A group of scientists and food activists is launching a campaign Thursday to change the rules that govern seeds. They're releasing 29 new varieties of crops under a new "open source pledge" that's intended to safeguard the ability of farmers, gardeners an
Turn Your Yard Into a Hummingbird Spectacular
Green Lifestyle  (tags: birds, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, garden, greenliving, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - audubonmagazine.org
For creatures that weigh barely more than a penny, hummingbirds certainly give you your money's worth--through their metallic colors, feats of aerobatics, and pugnacious, outsized personalities.
Anti-GMO Measure Could Go to Benton (County - Oregon) Voters
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, goodnews, green, health, protection, Sustainabililty, genetic engineering, GMOs )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - gazettetimes.com
A judge has cleared the way for petitioners to begin collecting signatures for an anti-GMO ballot measure in Benton County. Backed by the Benton County Community Rights Coalition, the Local Food System Ordinance would bar genetically modified crops and-->
Bird of the Week, Forest Jewel: Black-Throated Blue Warbler
Environment  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, ecosystems, environment, forests, habitat, nature, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife, world )

Kathy
- 2 days ago - abcbirds.org
Unlike some eastern wood warblers, such as Cerulean and Golden-winged, the Black-throated Blue's population is stable, and ABC's work helps to keep it that way. Reserves in our International Reserve Network--now numbering more than 60--provide overwintering
Kitchens Could Be Sources of Drug-Resistant Bacteria
Health & Wellness  (tags: disease, drugs, food, health, humans, illness, prevention, protection, safety, study, warning, drug-resisting bacteria )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - reuters.com
Cutting boards used to prepare raw poultry may be an important source of drug-resistant bacteria in hospital kitchens and private homes, according to a new study.
Global GMO Free Coalition Twitter Storm
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, food, genetic engineering, GMOs, greenliving, health, humans, protection, Sustainabililty, Twitter, Twitter Storm )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - gmofreeglobal.org
Visit site for links for multiple languages. Let's Create a GMO Free World - Join Us for the Global GMO Free Coalition Twitter Storm Tonight! #gmofreeglobal http://www.gmofreeglobal.org/en/mission
Risky Business: Big Food Companies, Lawsuits and GMO Labeling
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, food, greenliving, greenproducts, health, humans, organic, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 3 days ago - organicconnectmag.com
Food companies using GMOs or genetically engineered ingredients in their products might want to think again. Attorneys are now saying, "If you're using GMOs and making "all-natural" claims, there's a good chance you'll get sued."
 
 
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