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Megacities' explosive growth poses epic challenges

Megacities' explosive growth poses epic challenges | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
A historic migration is under way as the world's booming population moves to cities in search of opportunity. The trend should change society by 2039.
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What are the benefits of wine?

What are the benefits of wine? | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
Wine, especially red wine, has been linked to many health benefits, mainly due to its resveratrol content. This article looks at some of the studies.

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L.Long's curator insight, November 21, 2013 6:02 PM

Health benefits...what the studies show!

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The rise of Australia as a wine nation

The rise of Australia as a wine nation | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
Think of alcohol in Australian life and you probably think of beer: a “hard-earned thirst” and all that.Yet our national drinking taste is undergoing a dramatic change. Not only are we drinking less…

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socio-cultural influences _ australia

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socio-cultural influences _ australia

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4 Reasons Why Wine Antioxidants Increase Your Lifespan / Nutrition / Vitamins and Minerals

4 Reasons Why Wine Antioxidants Increase Your Lifespan / Nutrition / Vitamins and Minerals | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
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Australian Wine Research Institute outlines health benefits of moderate drinking #Drugapartheid

Australian Wine Research Institute outlines health benefits of moderate drinking #Drugapartheid | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
A GLASS of wine a day can keep the doctor away.

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Julian Buchanan's curator insight, July 21, 2013 9:28 PM

Imagine an Australian Marijuana Research Institute suggesting health benefits for moderate use of cannabis with a fancy toke photo too!


The apartheid in drug use is a dangerous, misleading and hypocritical.

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PROST!

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French wine tax plans will ‘cork the industry’

French wine tax plans will ‘cork the industry’ | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
FRANCE - A pro-wine pressure group has mounted a vociferous campaign against plans to raise taxes and tighten advertising laws for winemaking professionals, claiming such moves will hurt one of...
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New gadget allows you to taste wine without opening bottle

New gadget allows you to taste wine without opening bottle | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
Wine can now be tasted without opening the bottle, thanks to a new gadget.
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Canadian winemaker says concrete tanks worth their weight

Canadian winemaker says concrete tanks worth their weight | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
Despite the romance of wine cellars filled with oak barrels, most modern wine is aged in massive stainless steel tanks. But a new, unconventional strategy is gaining popularity.
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A bush bargain? Australian town offers cheap houses – DIY skills essential

A bush bargain? Australian town offers cheap houses – DIY skills essential | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
Properties in Trundle, New South Wales, need renovation, but applications have been received from around the world
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Hot wine trends

Hot wine trends | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
WE'VE said it before and we'll say it again: we don't just go to restaurants to eat.

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L.Long's curator insight, November 21, 2013 5:34 PM

social trends: lifestyle -drinking imported wine and organic wines

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social trends: lifestyle -drinking imported wine and organic wines

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Wine Culture In Europe

Wine Culture In Europe | yr12 geography | Scoop.it

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wine trends in europe

 

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Global wine consumption set to increase by 2 billion bottles | Grapes content from Western Farm Press

Global wine consumption set to increase by 2 billion bottles | Grapes content from Western Farm Press | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
The United States has become the largest wine market by volume. It beat Italy and France into second and third largest wine markets respectively in 2011. Nearly 2 billion more bottles of wine will be consumed in the world between 2010 and 2015.
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Stay Young With The Health Benefits of Red Wine

Stay Young With The Health Benefits of Red Wine | yr12 geography | Scoop.it

Believe it or not, red wine has more antioxidants than açaí juice. Discover the health benefits of red wine and how much you should consume to live well.[...]


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High-Tech Robotic Wine: The Future of Winemaking Is Robots | Michael Shedlock | FINANCIAL SENSE

High-Tech Robotic Wine: The Future of Winemaking Is Robots | Michael Shedlock | FINANCIAL SENSE | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
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Grape harvesters are going high-tech - Good Fruit Grower - April-1st 2013 -

Grape harvesters are going high-tech - Good Fruit Grower - April-1st 2013 - | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
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Winemakers Turn to Egg-Shaped Tanks | Concrete Wine Barrels | Tina Caputo

Winemakers Turn to Egg-Shaped Tanks | Concrete Wine Barrels | Tina Caputo | yr12 geography | Scoop.it
Winemakers embrace the trend of egg-shaped tanks made of concrete for wine barrels.
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