Browsing Archive: March, 2013

Peru’s engineers ‘make’ their own drinkable water

Posted by Maria Spiliotopoulou on Saturday, March 30, 2013, In : Various interesting stuff 
Peru’s engineers ‘make’ their own drinkable water in response to shortages outside of Lima.

The message emblazoned on a billboard outside the Peruvian capital sounds almost too good to be true: drinkable water for anyone who wants some in this arid village.

Even more intriguingly, the fresh, pure water on offer along a busy road in this dusty town some 90 kilometers (55 miles) south of Lima, has been extracted, as if by magic, from the humid air.

Within the enormous, raised, double-paneled...

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Today: some health tips!

Posted by Maria Spiliotopoulou on Wednesday, March 13, 2013, In : Various interesting stuff 
Here are some health tips, which I fished on the internet and thought they might interest you! 

1) The top 12 anti-asthma foods

2) Top ten health benefits of a good night sleep

3) 7 foods to beat common cold

4) Red fruits and vegetables

5) Top ten sources of vegetable protein



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CO2 vehicle emissions: who to believe? (Europarl.tv)

Posted by Maria Spiliotopoulou on Thursday, March 7, 2013, In : European Union 


 
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The myths of sustainable consumption

Posted by Maria Spiliotopoulou on Thursday, March 7, 2013, In : Activities and Proposals 

 The myths of sustainable consumption, by Alison Singer

Across the globe the concept of sustainable consumption is being touted as the way of the future, a change in lifestyle and values that promises “green growth”– economic growth that doesn’t hurt the environment. Though not without obstacles and controversy, this concept has been embraced by policymakers, consumers, and industry.

The idea is that, by providing consumers with a choice of products reflecting their new environmental...


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