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Most of us believe in free will, particularly when it comes to our eating habits. That’s why most people don’t regard obesity as a disease but rather a moral weakness or lack of …
Most of us believe in free will, particularly when it comes to our eating habits. That’s why most people …
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While astronauts have successfully grown plants and vegetables aboard the International Space Station, NASA scientists at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida are collaborating with a university team to develop long-term methods that could help …
While astronauts have successfully grown plants and vegetables aboard the International Space Station, NASA scientists at the Kennedy Space Center …
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By 2050, the world’s population is estimated to reach 9.7 billion people. Already, 795 million people go to bed hungry each evening. Catching up to — and alleviating — the problem of world hunger won’t be easy, but …
By 2050, the world’s population is estimated to reach 9.7 billion people. Already, 795 million people go to bed hungry each evening. …
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We've all heard it: eating salty foods makes you thirstier. But what sounds like good nutritional advice turns out to be not true in the long-run. In a study carried out during a simulated mission …
We've all heard it: eating salty foods makes you thirstier. But what sounds like good nutritional advice turns out to …
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By now, most people have realized that the ocean's health is our health. Many attempts were made to tackle the ever-growing issue as we continue to dump more than 8 million tons of plastic into the …
By now, most people have realized that the ocean's health is our health. Many attempts were made to tackle the …
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A month ago, I was newly unemployed and unchained in the panhandle of Florida. Now I live in an eco-village on a volcano, in the middle of a lake in Nicaragua.I was working as …
A month ago, I was newly unemployed and unchained in the panhandle of Florida. Now I live in an eco-village …
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Tea is one of the most popular drinks in the world. Tea is personal; everyone has opinions about making the perfect cup. But what does science say about getting the most out of your brew?…
Tea is one of the most popular drinks in the world. Tea is personal; everyone has opinions about making the …
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Imagine a future in which every home has an appliance that pulls all the water the household needs out of the air, even in dry or desert climates, using only the power of the sun.…
Imagine a future in which every home has an appliance that pulls all the water the household needs out of …
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A home appliance that grows the ingredients for a healthy meal within a week from plant cells is no longer science fiction. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd's first 3-D-printed CellPod prototype is already …
A home appliance that grows the ingredients for a healthy meal within a week from plant cells is no longer …
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Carbon in the atmosphere is dangerous but in the soil it is beneficial. The environmental benefits of organic farming are closely connected to soil carbon. Carbon is the major constituent of soil organic matter, which …
Carbon in the atmosphere is dangerous but in the soil it is beneficial. The environmental benefits of organic farming are …
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