Amber Cruz

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Failure to regulate: Pesticide data fraud comes home to roost

<i>The US EPA registered atrazine, Roundup (glyphosate), 2,4-D and hundreds of other poisons based on fraudulent or nonexistent industry safety studies</i> …

You Could Save $43 a Month by Cutting Food Waste

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by Daily Burn</i><p>Is your refrigerator crisper a graveyard of spoiled produce and expired goods? Those squandered products add up — …

Agriculture

Earth Day 2015: Our Favorite Photos of the Planet

Today, people around the world will celebrate the 45th Earth Day, an annual event designed to pay tribute to the environment and promote ways to …

7 Lost American Slang Words

In American English, some slang words come and go. And some stay and stay.<p>Or as Walt Whitman poetically observed in his 1885 defense of American slang, complete with creative spelling: "Slang ... is the wholesome fermentation or eructation of those processes eternally active in language, by which …

Truly confident people do these twelve things differently

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>Confidence takes many forms, from the arrogance of Floyd Mayweather to the quiet self-assurance of Jane Goodall. True confidence—as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities—has a look all its own.<p>When …

Self-improvement