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This Will Ruin Your Appetite: Food and Pesticide Residues

Easy to access and highly disturbing findings from “What’s On My Food?–”  Your online guide to pesticide residues commonly found on fruits, vegetables, meats.  Get a peak at the toxicology report here. Advertisements

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Reviving the Lost Art of Naming the World: NYTimes

Written by CAROL KAESUK YOON and published August 10th in the Science section of the NYTimes: (…) the ordering and naming of life is no esoteric science. The past few decades have seen a stream of studies that show that … Continue reading

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TEDtalks: Mycelium Fungus (Mushrooms) Clean Polluted Soils, Treat Smallpox and Flu

From last years Tedtalks: mycologist Paul Stamets details mycelium fungus, and he explains six ways that mushrooms fit into solving the energy crisis, cleaning soil, and addressing disease, like smallpox and flu.

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