newshour:

China consumes half of the world’s pork. And the country’s growing middle class — bigger than the population of the United States — wants more meat. The Center for Investigative Reporting looks at how China plans to meet that demand.

(via npr)

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guardian:


People without money understand bread and even people who are rich sometimes can’t get it – a place like Berlin, for example – because quality bread is so rare.

Malin Elmlid has bartered her way around the world with bread »
Photo: Mirjam Wåhlen

guardian:

People without money understand bread and even people who are rich sometimes can’t get it – a place like Berlin, for example – because quality bread is so rare.

Malin Elmlid has bartered her way around the world with bread »

Photo: Mirjam Wåhlen

(Source: theguardian.com)

newshour:

Can dogs be trained to detect the smell of cancer? Researchers at the Penn Vet Center are testing the idea right now.

Tags: apple news

guardian:

One of the new Apple Watches put through its #hyperlapse paces.

(Source: vine.co)

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nbcnews:

Cyborgs Among Us: Human ‘biohackers’ embed metals in body
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Biohacking is a niche community at the literal bleeding edge of body modification, where man and machine become one.
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nbcnews:

Cyborgs Among Us: Human ‘biohackers’ embed metals in body

(Photo courtesy of Dangerous Things)

Biohacking is a niche community at the literal bleeding edge of body modification, where man and machine become one.

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(Source: NBCNews.com)

nbcnews:

Mo’ne Davis Signed Baseball Snags Big Bid on EBay
(Photo: Gene J. Puskar/AP)
The initial asking price was $9.99. It made a whole lot more.
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nbcnews:

Mo’ne Davis Signed Baseball Snags Big Bid on EBay

(Photo: Gene J. Puskar/AP)

The initial asking price was $9.99. It made a whole lot more.

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nbcnews:

This kid is only 5, but he’s already a pro reporter
(Photo: YouTube)
This adorable tot taking over a Pennsylvania newscast is the cutest thing you’ll watch all day.
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nbcnews:

This kid is only 5, but he’s already a pro reporter

(Photo: YouTube)

This adorable tot taking over a Pennsylvania newscast is the cutest thing you’ll watch all day.

Watch here

nbcnews:

Robin Williams inspires others to ‘come out’ about depression
(Photo: Reed Saxon/AP)
“I have never said how much suicide or depression has played a role in my life, and I thought it was time, it was time to just stop hiding.”
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nbcnews:

Robin Williams inspires others to ‘come out’ about depression

(Photo: Reed Saxon/AP)

“I have never said how much suicide or depression has played a role in my life, and I thought it was time, it was time to just stop hiding.”

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nbcnews:

Only Enough for One: Experimental serum used on U.S. woman
(Photo: Samaritan’s Purse / Reuters)
A dose of “experimental serum” arrived in Liberia to be tried on a U.S. charity worker struggling for her life — but there was only enough for one.
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nbcnews:

Only Enough for One: Experimental serum used on U.S. woman

(Photo: Samaritan’s Purse / Reuters)

A dose of “experimental serum” arrived in Liberia to be tried on a U.S. charity worker struggling for her life — but there was only enough for one.

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(Source: NBCNews.com)