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Michael Pollan
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The decline of the small American family farm in one chart - The Washington Post
join microbiome guruRob Knight for a Reddit AMA tomorrow, 10:00am - 11:30am MT, 9/17. @CUBoulder on @coursera!…
In DC Oct 1? This event should be good: "Plant Intelligence: Scientific and Philosophical Approaches" - Georgetown
In case you were wondering: "Lab-grown meat: Is it kosher?"
Check out "The New Puberty Book: Early Development in Today's Girls" Dr. Julianna Deardorff and Dr. Louise Greenspan
important film on antibiotics free in SanFran on 9/18. RSVP Chk the site 4 addl stops
Why (almost) everyone in the recent family dinner debate is ticking me off! @michaelpollan @bittman @asymmetricinfo
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Why junk food-style marketing to get kids to eat healthy food is a bad idea, @CSPI, @BMSG, @michaelpollan
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25 years ago, President Bush escalated the war on drugs. Here are the results:
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More on sloppy field trials: "Gene-altered apple tested in Washington state" -
"GMO experiments receive questionable oversight" - SFGate
Gary Hirshberg: "Specter’s New Yorker GMO Labeling Essay Misses the Mark" |
The global sustainable food movement shows that if we accept responsibility of #Anthropocene, there's hope for future…
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"Feminism Starts in the Kitchen" -good piece with lots of nice tips, mythology about me and McD's notwithstanding.
As diet wars wage, an up-to-date gloss on "Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants" from Katz and Wu.
Reply to Michael Specter: "How to Be Curious About the Green Revolution" by Raj Patel
CHP: Deer brought 3 lanes traffic to a halt as they ran from SF twd Marin. [Pic @RebeccaAbbey]
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Lovely piece by @ferrisjabr in @NewYorker on the ways walking help us remap the meanings of our lives:
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"McDonalds Can Make History -- and Rescue Its Brand -- With Sustainable Food" | Jim Slama
Published: "Why Football Matters: My Education in the Game" a wonderful, wise memoir by my friend Mark Edmundson:
GMOs in China: Reading the tea leaves | Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
Congrats @fromartz "In Search of the Perfect Loaf," beautiful memoir of #bread bakers w/recipes
Wine and Exercise: A Promising Combination -
Live event: @WirelessJo in conversation with one of the most influential writers on food & farming @michaelpollan
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On two views of GMOs: Michael Specter vs. Vandana Shiva and Gary Hirshberg
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Yet another reason to stop the insidious spread of so-called "medical" marijuana: it inhibits the *real* Rx.
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Walmart is trying to trick your kids into eating veggies with x-treme marketing
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Scientists agree: Coffee naps are better than coffee or naps alone - Vox
Mark Bittman, Who Happily Drinks More Alcohol Than the CDC Says He Should, Thinks Any Amount of Soda Is Too Much
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On the other hand: Study Claims Marijuana Reshapes Brain Of Users. Not good.
File under too good to be true: THC in cannabis may be protective against Alzheimer's
A picture says a 1000 words, but I'll add a few for good measure: Come on America, enough is enough! @YoniFreedhoff
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An inconvenient truth: Does responsible consumption benefit corporations more than society? -- ScienceDaily
Rethinking Eating - Times piece on techy plans for replace meat and even food.
Save the date, #Sept21. Join the #PeoplesClimate March. To change everything, we need everyone.
Let your kids play football? - Why my friend Mark Edmundson says yes.
Interesting conversation about the art of conversation
NMSU researcher’s carbon sequestration research: how to improve yield and mitigate climate change Nat once
Big business wins Capitol food fights - Capitol and California - The Sacramento Bee