Elizabeth Simmons

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The 41 most nutritious foods on Earth

But which produce is the most worth your while?<p>Jennifer Di Noia, a researcher at William Paterson University who specializes in public health, ranked a long list of fruits and veggies based on their nutrient density to see which ones should be classified as "powerhouse" foods: those most strongly …

Healthy Eating

Fancy life in an eco-village? Welcome to the hi-tech off-grid communities

Residents in an eco-village project piloted in the Netherlands will produce solar and biogas power, grow their food and recycle waste into fertiliser<p>“If you look at any long lasting eco-village, it has usually been about religion, polyamory or drugs,” says James Ehrlich, president of …

Sustainability

South Sudan ceasefire holds after five days of fighting

President Salva Kiir and vice-president Riek Machar could meet or hold telephone talks to shore up truce<p>A tenuous ceasefire appears to be holding in Juba, the capital of South Sudan, after five days of heavy fighting that destabilised the world’s newest nation.<p>Rival forces loyal to the president, …

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