Eating makes You Emit 2 Tons of CO2 a Year ?!

I’ll give you one guess were the CO2 was released from in this photo

Every person emits the equivalent of approximately two tonnes of carbon dioxide a year from the time food is produced to when the human body excretes it, representing more than 20% of total yearly emissions. That is what a study by the Universidad de Almería says, confirming for the first time that human excrements contribute to water pollution, primarily with nitrogen and phosphorus.

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Monkeys Follow Economic Rules Of Supply And Demand

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A monkey that has acquired the sole power to hand out apples is generously rewarded with grooming sessions by the other monkeys in its group.

A monkey that has acquired the sole power to hand out apples is generously rewarded with grooming sessions by the other monkeys in its group. But as soon as another monkey can hand out apples as well, the market value of the first monkey is halved. Continue reading… “Monkeys Follow Economic Rules Of Supply And Demand”

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1.02 Billion People Hungry: One Sixth Of Humanity Undernourished

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Poor children in Ethiopia

World hunger is projected to reach a historic high in 2009 with 1,020 million people going hungry every day, according to new estimates published by United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).

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