Daily Archives: June 11, 2010

Debate: Does the world need nuclear energy?

Nuclear power: the energy crisis has even die-hard environmentalists reconsidering it. In this first-ever TED debate, Stewart Brand and Mark Z. Jacobson square off over the pros and cons. A discussion that’ll make you think — and might even change … Continue reading

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Scottish – ‘overweight, inactive, smokers’

Almost the entire adult population of Scotland are likely to be either cigarette smokers, heavy drinkers, physically inactive, overweight or have a poor diet, according to a new study.┬áResearchers from Glasgow studied data from more than 6500 people who took … Continue reading

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