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Science, Sustainability And The Dangers Of Naïve Policy

Every five years, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Department Health and Human Services convene an advisory committee to develop dietary guidelines based on the latest scientific and medical research. The 2015 Dietary Guidelines won’t be released until later this year, but they’re already generating debate.

http://www.npr.org/sections/13.7/2015/10/12/447908045/science-sustainability-and-the-dangers-of-na-ve-policy?ft=nprml&f=1053

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Even Worldwide Pandemic Can’t Cull Unsustainable Human Population

Environmental scientists for the most part agree that the human population is growing at an unsustainable rate, to the point that even fertility restrictions and a worldwide pandemic couldn’t solve the problem, according to new research.

http://www.natureworldnews.com/articles/9909/20141028/even-worldwide-pandemic-cant-cull-unsustainable-human-population.htm


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Super Solar Recycler Science Kit Turns Trash Into Motorized Toys

I think children have been making toys out of throwaway cans and bottles since our ancestors were kids.  While those makeshift DIY playthings made for plenty of fun, they were definitely far from the sharpest-looking toys around.  The Super Solar Recycler Kit changes that.

http://www.coolthings.com/super-solar-recycler/


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Which Naturals Are Backed By Serious Science?

Ever met a grandmother who swears her still-youthful glow is thanks to a lifetime of shea butter? Depending what part of the world you or your ancestors hail from, you may have grown up with some promise or other about the powers of natural beauty.

http://magazine.good.is/articles/which-naturals-are-backed-by-serious-science