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2011-11-02 20:25:00

Founder and CEO of Infuse Creative, LLC, Gregory Markel to Speak at paidContent Entertainment Hollywood Think Tank at The London Hotel in West Hollywood on November 3, 2011. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 Founder and CEO of Infuse Creative, LLC, Gregory Markel, is confirmed as a speaker at the One-Day paidContent Entertainment Hollywood Think Tank: The People, The Platforms, The Content, The Opportunities That Matter on November 3, 2011 in West Hollywood. Markel joins Scott...

Is Coffee In Danger Of Extinction?
2011-10-17 12:23:15

Starbucks sustainability chief said the company has been pushing the Obama administration over concerns about the world coffee supply being threatened by climate change, according to a report by The Guardian. Jim Hanna told the news agency that Starbuck's coffee farmers are already seeing the effects of climate change, with severe hurricanes and bugs that are resistant to pesticides. "If we sit by and wait until the impacts of climate change are so severe that is impacting our supply...

Fat Tax For Denmark, More Countries To Follow?
2011-10-03 10:47:40

Denmark -  known for its propensity for fatty, rich foods - will now require its residents to pay a bit more for the privilege of tucking into chips and fried foods. A so-called “fat tax” has been enacted by Denmark´s outgoing government in a bid to limit the population´s intake of fatty foods, The Guardian is reporting. Everything from milk to oils, meats and pre-cooked foods such as pizzas will be targeted with the additional revenue to be used for funding...

Creationism Vs Evolution - The Battle Continues In The UK
2011-09-21 05:17:06

  In an effort to curb the teaching of Creationism and Intelligent Design (ID) in British public schools, scientists have called on the government to toughen its guidance on their promotion in classrooms. The effort led by prominent scientists, including the naturalist David Attenborough and Richard Dawkins (an atheist), accuses religious fundamentalists as portraying Creationism and ID as scientific theory. They claim it is unacceptable to teach creationism and ID, whether it...

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