Insects for dinner: a foray into entomophagy

Published October 31, 2011 | No responses yet
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http://www.mcgilldaily.com/2011/10/indulging-in-insect-specialties/ Indulging in insect specialties Introducing bugs as a nutritious and environmentally-friendly supplement to our menu By Marzieh Ghiasi Published on October 31, 2011 Image by Olivia Messer / The McGill Daily Insects and creepy crawlies are common Halloween decorations here in North America, but, in 80 per cent of the world, insects are also
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Earth Days

Published April 24, 2010 | No responses yet
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Finals are finally drawing to a close, and I absolutely can’t hide my excitement and relief. Although I don’t have any interesting plans for this summer, at least nothing as interesting previous one, the summer will afford me more time for some serious reading and writing. And movie marathons. Can’t forget that. In the meantime
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Wheat… in danger

Published March 17, 2008 | No responses yet
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Dangerous wheat-killing fungus detected in Iran – UN A dangerous new fungus with the ability to destroy entire wheat fields has been detected in Iran, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) reported today. The wheat stem rust, whose spores are carried by wind across continents, was previously found in East Africa and Yemen
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