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HOW to quit Sugar & Unhealthy Habits

HOW to quit Sugar & Unhealthy Habits

Almost everyone understand that Sugar isn’t particularly good for you and may feel guilty whenever having sweets or candy. This wasn’t always the case, sugar used to be advertised as just a source of quick energy, and even as a means for losing weight. “Mmm, another thing – the cold crisp taste of Coke is …

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔

Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔

Humans love meat. Steak, fried chicken, bacon, pork belly, and sausages are just the best things! Eating meat has become so trivial that many people don’t consider something a proper meal if there’s no animal involved. Which is pretty amazing, since only a few decades ago meat was a luxury product. Today, you can get …

Feed People Not Landfills

Feed People Not Landfills

[music] Narrator: Wasted food is the largest component of trash in the United States. Only a small percentage of this material is sent to incinerators while the majority of it goes into our landfills. Once in landfills, the food waste decays into methane, a greenhouse gas that’s more harmful than carbon dioxide – creating a …

Food Scraps to Green Energy

Food Scraps to Green Energy

  ♪♪   Most people know about putting bottles and cans to a higher use by recycling.   But what about all those food scraps sent to the landfills every year?       Food scraps disposed in landfills create methane, a greenhouse gas, and contribute to climate change.   Instead tossing them in the …

Food waste is the world’s dumbest problem

Food waste is the world’s dumbest problem

MIT is known for developing a lot of impressive technology. But hidden in the kitchen of MIT’s Media Lab is, perhaps, my favorite MIT invention: the FoodCam. Okay, so it may not look like much but it’s actually quite brilliant. Let’s say you have some leftover food. You put it under the camera and you …