"After abstaining from soda for just one week, the woman's potassium levels and heart electrical activity returned to normal."
Wednesday, June 26, 2013
"China, which accounts for 62% of the world’s aquaculture, raises fish like silver carp, which can survive on cheaper inputs like grass and plankton. But farmed shrimp and salmon survive on fishmeal and fish oil from anchovies, sardines, and herring, which are greatly over-harvested from the seas. Our rising consumption of fish can’t continue, then, unless we find more sustainable ways to farm them.
"When it comes to restaurants, the correlation between price and enjoyment can seem low to non-existent. For every great meal that justifies a splurge, how many other restaurants serve up food that can't beat a favorite deli or regular takeout place?
Often we pay higher prices at a restaurant for the experience. Or to eat in a venue appropriately "nice" for the occasion"
"The modern pencil was invented in 1795 by Nicholas-Jacques Conte, a scientist serving in the army of Napoleon Bonaparte. "
The science in wine tasting and Watch What Happens When Wine "Connoisseurs" Are Given the Same Glass Of Wine Over and Over eheheh
“Who needs a handgun when you’ve got a semiautomatic?”
“We’re going to see more supposedly male-like behaviour, more women picking up men, more women getting laid and leaving, having sex without wanting to bond, more girls up in their rooms clicking on their computer and masturbating before they get started on their homework.”
let the ww3 begin...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Privacy and data protection https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZNEPaGFApX4 #privacy #liberty #freedom In the digital age, data plays ...
(meanwhile the managers that decided sit in individual offices) And please at least have some rules "The open-plan office is a ter...
Prison crisis, Dutch style: too few prisoners http://bigstory.ap.org/article/prison-crisis-dutch-style-too-few-prisoners