Author: Farmer Dell

Posted in Food Living

Debate: Could anti-speciesism and veganism form the basis form a rational society?

Eric Muraille, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) Anti-speciesism and veganism are presented today as projects for society as a whole. Several political parties have even…

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Posted in Living Technology

Can democracy work on the internet? Reddit tells a mixed story

Throughout history, people have established new governments for all sorts of reasons: to solidify alliances, or expand empires, or secure individual liberties. Marc Beaulac had…

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Posted in Environment Food

Beef or fish, Madam? Soon you might not have the choice

Kenny Black, Scottish Association for Marine Science The amount of aquaculture produce worldwide – including farmed fish and shellfish – has now overtaken global beef…

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Posted in Health Medical

A drug that can stop tumors from growing

by Greg Glasgow,  CU Anschutz Medical Campus Cancer doctors may soon have a new tool for treating melanoma and other types of cancer, thanks to work…

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Posted in Beekeeping

‘Climate change is hitting us’: French beekeepers expect worst honey harvest in half a century

Bad weather hits production across Europe as flowering seasons become earlier and shorter Reuters Tue 19 Oct 2021 21.16 EDT French beekeepers expect their worst…

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Posted in Concussion Health Medical

Five questions: What parents should know about concussions

by Erin Digitale,  Stanford University Medical Center Stanford pediatric emergency medicine physician Angela Lumba-Brown, MD, explains what families should know about new CDC guidelines on the…

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Posted in Living

US Muslims gave more to charity than other Americans in 2020

By Shariq Siddiqui, IUPUI and Rafeel Wasif, Portland State University Muslim Americans gave more to charity in 2020 than non-Muslims, we found in a new…

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A lab-stage mRNA vaccine targeting ticks may offer protection against Lyme and other tick-borne diseases6

Andaleeb Sajid, National Institutes of Health The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea A new laboratory-stage mRNA vaccine…

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Posted in Beekeeping Environment Farming Food

Glyphosate pesticide does not cause mortality in bumble bees

by  Pensoft Publishers Glyphosate is the most commonly used pesticide in the world, and is widely used in agriculture. While glyphosate has been deemed ‘bee-safe’ by…

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Posted in Concussion Health Medical Sports

Study: Aerobic exercise after a sport-related concussion speeds recovery in adolescent athletes

by  University at Buffalo Adolescents can speed their recovery after a sport-related concussion and reduce their risk of experiencing protracted recovery if they engage in aerobic…

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