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Big MAC in the microbial sense is good for you, but perhaps about to become extinct due to the generic big MACs, processed foods: Complex fibres in the diet creates a complex gut that protects against illness, a poor fibre diet starves the body's immune system, even on a genetic level. The microbe research introduced here, combined with recent studies on the helpful health effect of dust and cows on farms, underscores the need for a complete reboot of our health and food thinking; A must read article for foodies as well as those involved in public risk management and food strategy.
For the microbiologist Justin Sonnenburg, that career-defining moment—the discovery that changed the trajectory of his research,…
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Nought new here for marketeers, but always good to have a study confirm things, in this case that we prefer products with culturally approved branding.
Our concept of taste is tethered more to the whims of our psyche than reality.
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Population engineering issues in response to climate change, taking into account personal, philosophical and public risk management issues.
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Getting the ballance right between the creativity of groups and the indvidual's idea generation may seem difficult, but the brainwrite techniques described here points to feasible methods for harvesting the best of both worlds.
Studies show it produces fewer good ideas than when people think on their own. Thankfully, there's a better way to work in groups.
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""Open source greatly reduces the workload by removing the need for a great deal of investment in expensive, bespoke infrastructure. And data stewardship – when it is rolled out throughout a business – reduces the risks posed by bad, out of date or inaccurate information.""
With more and more businesses becoming aware of the value locked inside the data they collect, many are becoming aware of a pressing problem. While traditionally a company has employed a data team to store, organize and distribute data, the sheer increase in size of data that large businesses are [...]
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The story of the referendum is usually told through geography: areas that had been left behind by globalisation voted to Leave. But this tells us only so much, writes Eric Kaufmann. Knowing where L…
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The philosophy of UIs ... or thoughts for creators of the internet of things: "As we, as humans, change and find ourselves more and less connected with the bodies and environments that surround us, we will constantly need to question in every new creation we make: who is the user?"
In design of any kind, the “user” is often assumed to be the normative human body. I recently read a discussion in StackExchange’s User Experience section where someone asked: What is the most comm…
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Spreading the muck whilst protecting your smartphone, an interesting niche in India's dairy trade...
An udderworldly debate
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Fluid adherence whilst keeping residency rights to ...everywhere....OR, treating citizenship like a pay as you go subscription service, with transferable credits and dues pending for "state services used", and all backed by/stored on biometric bit coin secured virtual passports .... I want in!
The fluidity of movement that’s been quietly available to the super rich for decades may be entering its moment of actual democratization.
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Loads of very good schemes and inspiration for proactive PR to be picked up here, and all without a "sell by date"
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Passionate about food and Armagnac. Intrigued by IT, creativity & communication. Appreciative of design, photography and nature. Interested in cultural heritage and multicultural issues, though more likely to engage in actual social interaction than academic study.
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