Archive for November, 2012 :

Seven Key Ways Organic Farming Is Superior To Industrial Agriculture
November 28th, 2012

Rodale Institute found that organic farming out performed industrial farming in the areas of yield, profits, energy usage and greenhouse gasses.

Resveratrol Essential Element In The Fight Against Prostate Cancer
November 28th, 2012

Resveratrol alters gene expression to protect against cancerous tumor formation and progression.

Cycle And Walking ‘Must Be Norm’ For Short Journeys
November 28th, 2012

The advisory body called on councils to do more to make walking and cycling an easier option in local communities.

11 Legitimate Reasons for Becoming a Crazy Vegan
November 28th, 2012

As trendy as it may have become in recent years, going vegan is no small feat. It’s a serious, hands-on, full-time-job-like commitment.

Gene Scientist Tells Public Why GMOs Are Unsafe
November 28th, 2012

Genetically modified organisms (GMOs), such as Bt corn, Bt eggplant, and ‘golden rice’ pose significant risks to human health and the environment, a gene scientist warned today.

The Effect of Electrosmog on Your Vibration
November 28th, 2012

We’re often speaking about the negative affects of electrosmog on our vibration. How it contracts us down and then disrupts higher consciousness connection.

Saudi Arabia Announces $109bn Solar Strategy
November 28th, 2012

Work is due to start on the country’s first solar farm early next year, officials say

Green Tea Shown To Block Carbohydrate Breakdown To Prevent Blood Glucose Spike
November 27th, 2012

The researchers indicated that it is important to take EGCG with starchy foods to maximize the action, and found that the green tea extract has no effect on blocking the breakdown of sugars.

Four Power Herbs That Banish Female Gynecological Issues
November 26th, 2012

To combat these unwanted developments, it is important for women to understand their bodies first from a holistic perspective.

Kenya Bans GM Foods Until Experts Prove They Are Safe
November 24th, 2012

Plans are also underway to form a task force led by the Kenya Medical Research Institute to ascertain the products fitness for human consumption.

Peru Solar Power Program makes Headway
November 24th, 2012

Peru’s solar power received a boost with the commissioning of the first of two projects in a $210 million partnership.

UK Energy Deal Triples Renewable Subsidy by 2020
November 24th, 2012

British government support for low-carbon electricity generation will triple by 2020 after the energy and finance ministries reached a deal to end months of wrangling over costly reforms.

Breastfeeding Can Help Reduce Child Obesity Risk
November 23rd, 2012

Breastfeeding can help reduce the risk of childhood obesity—even in those who are genetically predisposed to the condition.

New Nanoparticle Halts Multiple Sclerosis, Diabetes and Asthma
November 20th, 2012

The new nanotechnology also can be applied to a variety of immune-mediated diseases including Type 1 diabetes, food allergies and airway allergies such as asthma.

Despite Tough Economic Times, More Canadians are Donating to Charities
November 20th, 2012

More Canadians are showing signs of willingness to dig deeper into their wallets for charitable causes, a survey from one of Canada’s major banks suggested Wednesday.

Neuroscience Says Buildings Can Reshape Our Brains
November 20th, 2012

Could neuroscientists be the next great architects?

After GMO Labeling Shot Down, Citizens Start Labeling Themselves
November 20th, 2012

Activists and concerned citizens around the world have had enough with corrupt corporations censoring their right to know what’s in their food, and frankly they’re beyond upset.

‘Different Kind of Stem Cell’ Possesses Attributes Favoring Regenerative Medicine
November 20th, 2012

A research team at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center say the new and powerful cells they first created in the laboratory a year ago constitute a new stem-like state of adult epithelial cells.

Happy Youngsters More Likely to Grow Into Wealthy Adults, Study Finds
November 19th, 2012

The first in-depth investigation of whether youthful happiness leads to greater wealth in later life reveals that, even allowing for other influences, happy adolescents are likely to earn more money as adults.

Meditation Changes The Way Your Brain Processes Emotions
November 19th, 2012

A new study has found that those who participate in an eight-week meditation training program can have measurable effects on how their brains function, even when they are not actively meditating.

No More Cigarettes Means 10 More Years For Women
November 19th, 2012

It was also found that women who quit before 40 dropped their risk of premature death by 90 percent, and women who quit before 30 dropped their risk by 97 percent.

Dogs Teaching Chemistry – Chemical Bonds in a Cute Way
November 13th, 2012

A pair of dogs teaching us how Ionic bonds and covalent bonds work. These two dogs look so happy it’s too cute not to pass up.

November 13th, 2012

Recent research depicts that the natural ingredients of green tea affects the brain cells, improving memory and spatial learning.

The End of Fast Food and the New Reign of Organic Vegetables!
November 13th, 2012

A natural diet of vegetables, fruits, nuts, seeds and no more than 10 percent of calories from organic meats are the key to prevent chronic disease and early mortality.

Self-Healing Plastic ‘Skin’ Points Way to New Prosthetics
November 12th, 2012

Researchers in California may have designed a synthetic version of Plastic Skin- a flexible, electrically conductive, self-healing polymer.

How To Dumpster Dive, Eat Free & Fight Waste
November 12th, 2012

A new report by the National Resources Defense Council, the United States throws away a staggering 40% of the food it produces every year.

Cell Phone Gave Man a Tumor, According to Major Court Ruling
November 8th, 2012

If you’re an avid cell phone user who refuses to believe that holding this radiation-emitting device next to your head poses a potential health risk, take note…

Over Half of California Voters Are Complete Morons
November 7th, 2012

More than half of California voters are against the labeling of toxic genetically modified foods, want to be poisoned and want their children to be poisoned.

Towers Of Vegetables Go Up As Singapore Builds First Vertical Farm
November 6th, 2012

Singapore, a small country that imports most of its food, has now begun selling vegetables from its first vertical farm.

GMOs at the Polls: 7 Things to Tell Your Friends Before Election Day
November 5th, 2012

Americans are the world’s GMO guinea pigs, say Frances Moore Lappé and Anna Lappé. But California’s ballot initiative on labeling GMO foods would give everyone the choice to change that for themselves.

Pressure Builds For Better Oil Spill Clean-Up Technology
November 5th, 2012

Researchers from Pennsylvania State University have come up with a novel gel that can absorb 40 times that is strong enough recover the oil.

Greening Havana
November 4th, 2012

Sandra Ribalta is now working to raise awareness of climate change, as the key reason for reforestation.

Buddhist Monk Is The World’s Happiest Man
November 1st, 2012

Tibetan monk and molecular geneticist Matthieu Ricard is the happiest man in the world according to researchers at the University of Wisconsin.

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