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Insect food?  Public skepticism remains a major hurdle, but here are the sustainability arguments for including them in our diet

Insect food? Public skepticism remains a major hurdle, but here are the sustainability arguments for including them in our diet

IInsects are a nutritious food source that can be produced more sustainably than conventional livestock. Although eating insects is common in many parts of the world, in Western cultures it is more likely to be disgusted. Insect consumption has slowly increased as the benefits have become widely discussed. Over 2,000 edible species have been identified. …

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Colorectal cancer: plant-based diet can reduce risk by up to 22%

Colorectal cancer: plant-based diet can reduce risk by up to 22%

A new study reveals that, especially for men, a healthy plant-based diet can significantly reduce their risk of colorectal cancer. The study found that the same trend was not seen in women, although they said the women may have had a healthier diet to begin with. Experts say a healthy, balanced diet can be beneficial …

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SpaceX to launch tomato seeds and other supplies to International Space Station after weather delay |  CNN

SpaceX to launch tomato seeds and other supplies to International Space Station after weather delay | CNN

CNN — SpaceX will attempt to refuel the International Space Station again this weekend after bad weather at the launch site forced the company to abandon its first attempt. The mission is scheduled to lift off from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 2:20 p.m. ET Saturday. If the weather were to wreck those …

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