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Alzheimer’s could be caused by excess sugar: ‘molecular link’

Alzheimer’s could be caused by excess sugar: new study finds ‘molecular link’ Diabetics are known to be at higher risk for Alzheimer’s. Now “scientists have unravelled the specific molecular link between glucose and Alzheimer’s disease, suggesting people who consumer a lot of sugar … Continue reading

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Indoor farming startup Bowery raises $6.3 million from investors including Top Chef Tom Colicchio

Indoor farming startup Bowery raises $6.3 million from investors including Top Chef Tom Colicchio City ‘farms’ sound like a good idea. They save water, time, fuel, fertilizer & transportation. They also use a lot of electricity to power the artificial … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Blackstrap and True Molasses 

The Difference Between Blackstrap and True Molasses | Serious Eats “It wasn’t until I moved to New York that I ever encountered blackstrap molasses at the supermarket, which was something of a shock. In my neck of the woods, blackstrap … Continue reading

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Germany: environment ministry bans meat at official functions – Propaganda by the Spoonful 

Discord in Angela Merkel’s government after environment ministry bans meat at official functions  “A row has broken out in Angela Merkel’s government after the environment minister banned meat at official functions. Barbara Hendricks claims eating meat is damaging to the … Continue reading

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The Socialist Diet: Venezuelan food crisis, skipped meals, weight loss – Total Failure

A mother contemplates how she does her food shopping amid shortages and high inflation in Venezuela: Whatever is cheapest in the season is what her children eat, substituting one thing for another and in much smaller portions than before. Source: … Continue reading

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Pollinating Flowers With Insect-Sized Drones

Scientists pollinate flowers with insect-sized drones coated in sticky gel – UPI.com “The gel-coated hairs created more surface area with which to pick up pollen. A slight electrical charge running through the bristles also helped hold the pollen grains during … Continue reading

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Asian Trump Supporter Smashes Liberals And Identity Politics

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