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Some of the things I think are important, for me, my family and society.
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Saint Patrick's Day: Google Doodle celebrates patron saint of Ireland - here are 10 things you didn't know about the man himself

Saint Patrick's Day: Google Doodle celebrates patron saint of Ireland - here are 10 things you didn't know about the man himself | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Google has celebrated St Patrick’s Day with a saintly green stained-glass Doodle on its search page.
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Happy St Patrick's Day , especially to all my Irish side of the Family

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The Gates Foundation's hypocritical investments

The Gates Foundation's hypocritical investments | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
ExxonMobil, Walmart, and McDonald's are just a few of the companies that the mega-charity supports.
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So much to invest shame it's not invested in something/anything really worthwhile for people not corporations .

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NEW REPORT: A Scottish Currency? - 5 Lessons from the Design Flaws of Pound Sterling - Positive Money

NEW REPORT: A Scottish Currency? - 5 Lessons from the Design Flaws of Pound Sterling - Positive Money | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Tweet In September 2014, Scotland will hold a referendum to decide whether to separate from the UK. A major question concerns which currency an independent Scotland would use: the pound, the euro, or a new Scottish currency? If an independent Scotland … Continue reading →
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Scotland  has a great opportunity here instead of the failing money system we now have.

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Macro photos of snowflakes show impossibly perfect designs

Macro photos of snowflakes show impossibly perfect designs | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Snowflakes should be considered one of the great wonders of the world. These photos by Alexey Kljatov demonstrate why.
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Wow

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Sustainable Food Trust

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The Sustainable Food Trust, founded by Patrick Holden, is a global voice for sustainable food systems, aiming to empower communities with sustainable ideas, and push for government policy changes.
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A News Letter worth subscribing too

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New research shows vitamin D slashes risk of cancers by 77 percent; cancer industry refuses to support cancer prevention

New research shows vitamin D slashes risk of cancers by 77 percent; cancer industry refuses to support cancer prevention | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
New research shows vitamin D slashes risk of cancers by 77 percent; cancer industry refuses to support cancer prevention
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This article was written in 2007

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Role of Huge Geometric Circular Structures in the Reproduction of a Marine Pufferfish : Scientific Reports : Nature Publishing Group

Role of Huge Geometric Circular Structures in the Reproduction of a Marine Pufferfish : Scientific Reports : Nature Publishing Group | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
We report that male pufferfishes (Torquigener sp., Tetraodontidae) constructed large geometric circular structures on the seabed that played an important role in female mate choice.
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Just wow!!

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Think the Anti-GMO Movement is Unscientific? Think Again

Think the Anti-GMO Movement is Unscientific? Think Again | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
As the world begins to show mass support for GMO labeling and stricter regulations, critics recite the same mantra: "the anti-GMO movement is unscientific." But is it?
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How to Get Vitamin D Without the Sun

How to Get Vitamin D Without the Sun | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Certainly, it’s best to get your Vitamin D from the sun. It’s the most natural approach. However, there are other ways if needed. Here’s a guide to those sources, and how to convert IUs to milligrams.
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Unfortunately if we continue to live above the 52 parallel we have to supplement for health.

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George Monbiot – Political Barbed Wire

George Monbiot – Political Barbed Wire | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Why are 97% of our rivers shut to the public? A millionaire minister’s amazing conflicts of interest give you a clue.
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How Senomyx Creates Novel Flavor Enhancers

How Senomyx Creates Novel Flavor Enhancers | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Senomyx is a high-tech research and development business that is dedicated to find new flavors to reduce sugars and salt.
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Wow aren't these people clever!!! NOT 

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BACKWOODS SURVIVAL BLOG: Conspiracy Theory Becomes Conspiracy Fact: There Really Is A Small Cabal Of People Who Run The World

BACKWOODS SURVIVAL BLOG: Conspiracy Theory Becomes Conspiracy Fact: There Really Is A Small Cabal Of People Who Run The World | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
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How EDF Is Trying and Failing to Quash British Freedom to Protest

How EDF Is Trying and Failing to Quash British Freedom to Protest | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
The principle at stake here is the future of our planet. The future of our climate, and the future of the freedom to protest and voice dissent in Britain.
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CEO of EDF maybe has to go, shareholders should see this pretty soon.

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Breaking the despotic power of finance

Breaking the despotic power of finance | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Orthodox economics and finance have promoted a false account of money, writes Ann Pettifor. Change is necessary and possible. But it will come only through a revolution in the general public's understanding.
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Fracking Our Food Supply | The Nation

Fracking Our Food Supply | The Nation | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Are dying cattle the canaries in the coal mine? Farmers and ranchers are sounding alarms about the risks to human health of hydraulic fracturing.
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If fracking was dangerous the government wouldn't allow it. lol !!!

 

 

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Bill Gates’ Project Tycho and Vaccine Voodoo

A recent paper published in the November 2013 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, "Contagious Diseases in the United States from 1988 to the Present," is the first of what will inevitably turn into a flurry of future studies to persuade...
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I feel this is a well researched article and worth a read.

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Naomi Klein: How science is telling us all to revolt

Naomi Klein: How science is telling us all to revolt | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Is our relentless quest for economic growth killing the planet? Climate scientists have seen the data – and they are coming to some incendiary conclusions.
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Why the Corporate Media's Climate Change Censorship Is Only Half the Story

Why the Corporate Media's Climate Change Censorship Is Only Half the Story | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Of course the media needs to start talking honestly about climate change. But there's more to the issue than just gloom and doom.
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Eating Insects Is Common Around the World

Eating Insects Is Common Around the World | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Some of the most commonly eaten insect groups include crickets, beetles, flies, termites, locusts, and bees.
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Maybe I shouldn't keep chickens?

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Look who’s squealing now: GMO lovers freak over new study of sick pigs

Look who’s squealing now: GMO lovers freak over new study of sick pigs | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Australian researchers recently found that genetically modified feed caused severe stomach inflammation in pigs. Critics of the study, who say these foods can cause no harm, flipped a lid.
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Top 6 most cost-effective vegetables to grow | Eartheasy Blog

Top 6 most cost-effective vegetables to grow | Eartheasy Blog | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
If you are growing vegetables in the hope of saving money, here are some suggestions for crops which have delivered real cost savings for us...
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Do You Have Facebook Affective Disorder (FAD)?

Do You Have Facebook Affective Disorder (FAD)? | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
Electronic media increasingly dominates our social interactions, as well as consuming much of our free time. Some experts have gone so far as to coin the disease term "Facebook Affective Disorder."
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Melting Point: the crackdown on legal environmental protest

Melting Point: the crackdown on legal environmental protest | Johnny's interests! | Scoop.it
The Ecologist Film Unit's second release documents how espionage, news manipulation, legal threats and even violence have become the knee-jerk response of Government and big business to the increasingly vocal concerns of environmental protesters in...
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We must lways be free to protest

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