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Malnutrition: The epidemic of the century

Ironically, obesity has a lot to do with things that cannot be reduced to excess fat in the body. The accumulation of fat goes beyond appearance. It is the result of an even greater problem: malnutrition. The malnutrition epidemic is here and we lack tools to deal with it, experts say. Malnutrition is not what we believe it to be. We may be used to seeing people in Africa, ...Read full article...

Space mining: The next big resource-rich prize are asteroids

“Planet Earth is running out of resources” for humans to continue their march towards wherever they want to go, many environmentalists and scientists say. No one would like to go back to living like cave people, so technology and innovation may allow us to think about new ways of getting the raw materials we need to continue growing as a civilization. Many people, especially rich entrepreneurs have their eyes ...Read full article...

Support Organic Farming: Eat locally grown foods

When you talk about eating organic, it is not about eating less meat or not being able to eat what we love. It is about eating what is available in local businesses and markets, which has not traveled hundreds or thousands of miles to reach our tables. Basically, eating organic is about being self-sufficient at the family, community and country level, rather than importing fruits, vegetables and, grains, for ...Read full article...

Mobile devices keep your private data, even after deleting it

Deleting files and history is not enough to maintain privacy. At least 100 mobile devices are an open window on user privacy. Files that are saved or passwords that are entered on multiple device platforms seem to have eternal life if the system is not restored or deleted properly. The National Association on the Destruction of Information of the United States (NAID) has analyzed the contents of 250 devices, ...Read full article...

Aumente seu poder cerebral, acabe com a diabetes e o colesterol LDL

Cúrcuma é uma planta da família do gengibre. Conhecido como “o tempero dourado”, a cúrcuma é muito conhecida na medicina ayurvédica por suas propriedades medicinais potentes. Por exemplo, curandeiros antigos usavam cúrcuma para tratar doenças respiratórias e de pele em toda a Índia e seus subcontinentes. Além disso, os curandeiros de hoje ainda a usam hoje. A cúrcuma também tem sido usada na Índia como tempero na culinária e ...Read full article...

The opportunity for Latin America to end inequality

The region and its inhabitants face high levels of inequality, inefficient investment in education and low labor productivity. We live in a world in accelerated transformation, in which changes occur rapidly at the technological, migratory and demographic levels. Despite the uncertainty and challenges that come with it, many of these changes are positive, such as greater life expectancy or the emergence of new professional opportunities for people who are ...Read full article...

World Health Summit drives United Nations Policies over National Sovereignty

According to the organizers of the 10th World Health Summit, held in Berlin, the planet has three major global health issues, which according to its organizers, require important political decisions that cannot wait: 1. The alleged health consequences that climate change already produces in large populations; 2. Reaching the goal of universal healthcare coverage and; 3. Inequalities in access to technology. Participants of this event included researchers and policymakers ...Read full article...

Why do they add fluoride to toothpaste and drinking water?

For decades, fluoride has been presented as one of the most important ingredients in toothpaste, because according to common wisdom, it helps prevent cavities. What promoters of using fluoride don’t tell you is where it comes from, how did it become an ingredient in toothpaste and how unnecessary it is to take care of your teeth. So, where does fluoride come from? Fluoride is an industrial waste that is ...Read full article...

Google’s despicable practices have no limits

Google workers accused the company of having developed an internal surveillance tool that, they say, will be used to control workers’ attempts to organize to debate and protest about labour rights, according to Bloomberg. Employees claim to have discovered a built-in device that was creating a new tool for a custom version of Chrome, the company’s browser that all employees have installed on their computers. These concerns were reflected ...Read full article...

¿Porqué beber leche de cúrcuma antes de acostarte?

La cúrcuma es una planta de la familia del jengibre. Conocida como “la especia dorada”, la cúrcuma es bien conocida en la medicina ayurvédica por sus potentes propiedades medicinales. Por ejemplo, los curanderos antiguos usaban la cúrcuma para tratar afecciones de la piel y respiratorias en toda la India y sus subcontinentes. Además, los curanderos de hoy todavía lo utilizan hoy. La cúrcuma también se ha utilizado en la ...Read full article...

Are you addicted to your mobile phone?

If you detect these four things in your mobile use habits, you probably are addicted to it. Adopting new habits is a really simple endeavour. Creating new positive habits to live by is noticeably more difficult, however, adopting new negative habits is very easy. The hard part is to get rid of them. That black crystal is calling you. Maybe it has something to tell you, maybe it just ...Read full article...

Why the melting pot is not always positive

The smells, noises and mixture of personalities is not always positive. The cultural, political and social melting pot also results in negative consequences for all. Human civilization is a fascinating story about the search for ways to approach our own existence. Until then we had spilled into small groups across the planet, but we found a different way to settle in the world, and get more energy from their ...Read full article...

33 Instagram Hacks You Wish You Knew Sooner

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Como as multinacionais usam paraísos fiscais para defraudar você

Empresas como Google, Facebook e Nike transferem grandes quantidades de riqueza para o paraísos fiscais, além de serem isentas de impostos pelos governos. Tributar, especialmente quando feito sem resultados positivos para aqueles que pagam os impostos, é imoral. Mas você sabe o que também é imoral? Que as empresas multinacionais possam lavar sua enorme riqueza além de serem isentas do pagamento de impostos locais ou federais. A proporção de ...Read full article...

The Great Corporate Tax Swindle: How multinational corporations defraud You

In Europe, for every euro that is paid in taxes by a multinational corporation, the host country loses up to 5 euros. Companies like Google, Facebook, and Nike, transfer large amounts of wealth to tax heavens in addition to being tax exempted by governments. Taxing, especially when done without any positive results for those who are robbed of their efforts, is immoral. But do you know what is also ...Read full article...