Archive for December, 2008 :

Diet Drinks Make You Fat and Stressed
December 28th, 2008

Diet sodas contain toxins that cause obesity and a wide range of mental and physical health problems.


Chocolate, Wine And Tea Improve Brain Performance
December 24th, 2008

Flavonoids found in tea, chocolate and wine have been shown to increase cognitive performance, when consumed in moderation.


Japanese Town That Kicked the Oil Habit
December 23rd, 2008

The town of Kuzumaki generates all its power from biomass, wind and the sun and sells the excess power to its neighbors.


Diesel Made Simply From Coffee Grounds
December 16th, 2008

Scientists at the University of Nevada have made diesel fuel from used coffee grounds using a simple process.


Personal Crusades for Nature in Latin America
December 6th, 2008

Individuals can make a big difference in protecting the environment and activists in many Latin American countries are shining beacons of the “right stuff”.


Ancient Soils Solution to Global Warming?
December 6th, 2008

Deep in the Amazon there is a vast stretch of ancient farmland buried under the forest that may hold a key to the future.


Bringing the Culture Back in Agriculture
December 5th, 2008

What’s good for the soil is good for us and good for the planet.


Meditation Treatment Beats Depression
December 3rd, 2008

A new study shows that meditation is much more effective than drugs in eliminating depression.


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