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October 16, 2014, No comments

Western Kenya is a huge agricultural region, with equatorial temperatures and ample rain. Sugar and tea are both grown commercially, along with corn, sorghum and millet. Many fruits and vegetables [...]

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Smokeless Biofuel Saves Lives in Africa

October 8, 2014, No comments

When I make dinner tonight, I’ll walk over to my stove, turn a few knobs and be eating in twenty minutes or less. Easy, clean, safe and cheap. Howev ...

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Gates Foundation Commits $50M to Fight Ebola Outbreak

September 17, 2014, No comments

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – According the World Health Organization (WHO), global health security faces an ongoing danger from emerging and re-emerging ...

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What’s Next in the World of Prosthetics

August 27, 2014, No comments

This past week, Eastman Innovation Lab and Altair Thinklabs, a product development design firm, hosted a breakfast seminar at the Industrial Designers ...

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    An Onion Blooms in the Desert
    June 18, 2014, No comments

    Amid conflict and persistent food insecurity Palestinian refugees are cultivating their rooftops to produce fresh vegetables close to home.  Last week the Middle Eastern sustainability news website Green Prophet 15 families in Bethlehe ...

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    CVS Will Stop Selling Cigarettes By October
    February 18, 2014, No comments

    Chain pharmacies are increasingly retooling themselves as health and wellness centers. There are several reasons why, including the Affordable Care Act’s expansion of access to health care coverage. Some chain [...]