Japan’s Plan to Restart Nuke Plants Ignores Lessons Learned From Fukushima

The decision of the Nuclear Regulatory Authority (NRA) to approve the draft assessment for the two Sendai nuclear reactors in Kyushu is a clear and dangerous signal that Japan’s nuclear village—industry, regulators and government—is deliberately and cynically ignoring

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http://ecowatch.com/2014/07/16/japans-restart-nuke-plants-ignores-fukushima/

Where there’s dolphin around, expect the marlin to be close

Keysnet.com –  Well looks like we made it through another festive holiday weekend. Even with the crowds, there were some great catches both in the backcountry and offshore.

Like most guides and captains, I had several charters over the course of

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Article source: http://www.keysnet.com/2014/07/10/497737/where-theres-dolphin-around-expect.html?sp=/99/254/235/

Lionfish, the savory menace, swims its way onto restaurant menus

A venomous fish with destructive habits has surfaced as a tasty meal at several South Florida restaurants.

“We love serving, and our customers love dining on, lionfish,” said Michael Ledwith, chef-owner of Chef Michael’s in Islamorada. “We have had

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Article source: http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/07/07/4222585/lionfish-the-savory-menace-swims.html

Buy a Private Island in the Florida Keys for $110M

Bloomberg’s LI$TED takes a look at some of the most exclusive real estate available on the market. Pumpkin Key, the most expensive private island, is for sale in the Florida Keys and it’s just a quick helicopter ride from Miami.

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Article source: http://pursuitist.com/buy-a-private-island-in-the-florida-keys-for-110m/

Fasting May Be Intervention for Diabetes

Periodic fasting may be an intervention for the development of diabetes, according to a new study from the Intermountain Heart Institute in Utah. The Mormon religious culture in Utah practices this regularly, and that state has the second-lowest diabetes rate in the U.S.

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Article source: http://guardianlv.com/2014/06/fasting-may-be-intervention-for-diabetes/

Artificial pancreas offers hope to diabetes patients

An artificial pancreas developed by Boston researchers shows considerable promise to dramatically change the treatment of type 1 diabetes, potentially enabling 2 million Americans to eat what they want without counting carbohydrates or calculating insulin injections, researchers announced Sunday.

Investigators from

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Article source: http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2014/06/15/artificial-pancreas-offers-hope-diabetes-patients/AWdTaph7ASwZwWfY8SbVzL/story.html

Meet the 19-Year-Old With a 10-Year Plan to Clean Half the Pacific Ocean

He’s ambitious, backed by 100 researchers, environmentalists and communications professionals, and he’s only 19.

Boyan Slat is the president and founder of the Ocean Cleanup and creator of a technology he says can clean half the Great Pacific Garbage

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Article source: http://ecowatch.com/2014/06/11/boyan-slat-19-pacific-ocean/