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The weirdest deals of Amazon Prime Day

Sure, Amazon is selling some pretty nifty items on Amazon Prime Day: the Fire HD, a Kindle and Bose's SoundTrue headphones, to name a few.<p>But the …

A Google Self-driving Car Was Rear-ended Once Again

David Paul Morris—Bloomberg/Getty Images<p>Jon Shenk—AP<p>Google/AP<p>Google/AP<p>Google/AP<p>Bryan Bedder—Getty Images for Engadget Expand<p>Getty Images<p>Andrea …

The Origins of Christmas

CHRISTMAS IS FROM PAGAN-FROM HISTORY CHANNEL DOCUMENTARY

Food safety

April 2018<p>At least 98 people in 22 states report infections linked to outbreak: ‘This is a serious <i>E coli</i>. Everybody should be avoiding romaine’<p>Published: 28 Apr 2018<p>US Centers for Disease Control warns public of contaminated romaine from Arizona that has sickened dozens of people in several …

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Is the Food Safety Modernization Act Good for Small Farms?

Way back in 2010, we covered the passage of the Food Safety Modernization Act, the first major reform to the U.S.'s food safety regulations since 1938. The FSMA gives the Food and Drug Administration increased oversight capabilities and imposes more stringent food safety requirements for producers. …

Planned food safety rules rile organic farmers

HUSTONTOWN, Pa. — Jim Crawford was rushing to load crates of freshly picked organic tomatoes onto trucks heading for an urban farmers market when he noticed the federal agent.<p>A tense conversation followed as the visitor to his farm — an inspector from the<p>Food and Drug Administration— warned him …

Agriculture

Meat industry doesn’t want to tell you where your meat comes from

Multinational meat medley, anybody?<p>Industry groups are suing the U.S. government because they don’t want to have to tell you the origins of your meat.<p>…

Agriculture

Toxic Chemical in Food Cans: BPA Endangers Health of Low-Income Adults, Children and Babies

Right now in America there are 13.5 million low-income people who live more than a mile from a supermarket, and more than 2 million don't have access to a vehicle. [i] In these neighborhoods, food typically comes from fast food chains, convenience stores and drug stores, which often means decreased …

Chinese Authorities Block Visas for Food Safety Inspectors

Food safety inspectors could have their work cut out for them as chicken processing for the U.S. market opens in China. Aside from lack of manpower …

Agriculture

Chik-fil-A Removing Artificial Dye, High Fructose Corn Syrup

Chick-fil-A says it’s removing high-fructose corn syrup from its white buns and artificial dyes from its sauces and dressings as part of a push to …

Big food awaits new FDA rules

Now that the FDA has crossed trans fat off its to-do list, look for three big food regulatory changes to come soon from the agency: menu labeling, nutrition facts and sodium.<p>The FDA’s Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition’s 2013-14 plan outlines an almost dizzying list of priorities, and …

How Tesla batteries are powering an energy revolution

Those Tesla Motors lithium-ion battery packs aren’t just powering electric luxury sports sedans for the 1% any more.<p>They’ve started appearing in a small number of California homes to store electricity generated by rooftop solar panels, and beginning today SolarCity, the Silicon Valley solar …

SolarCity