Thursday, 4 August 2016
Bug spray companies exploiting Zika, Assad's chlorine, congrats to the Italians
Read the story on CTV News
It seems as if when the US made Syria get rid of the deadly sarin gas that Assad used to massacre his own people the US allowed him to keep a stockpile of chlorine. Now that chlorine, which kills within minutes, is being used as a weapon.
Read the story on New York Times Books
Congrats to Italy for initiating a plan to save food.
The UN Food and Agricultural Organisation figures that we earthlings waste a third of our food. And that the food wasted daily just by Europeans could feed 200 million hungry people.
Read about Italy's food saving plan on BBC News