How Beijing–and the Relaxation of China–Recycles Plastic [Excerpt]

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Picture: © Adam Minter From Junkyard World: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade, by Adam Minter. Bloomsbury Push, November 2013. A metropolis of twenty million people generates a great deal of trash. Some of it finishes up in landfills, and some of it finishes up getting recycled. Beijing, a establishing…

Five Billion Many years of Solitude : Seeking for Longevity [Excerpt]

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Image: Recent Reprinted from 5 Billion Several years of Solitude: The Research for Existence between the Stars, by Lee Billings. With authorization of Recent, a member of Penguin Group (United states), LLC, A Penguin Random Residence Organization. Copyright © Lee Billings, 2013. On a hillside in close proximity to Santa…

Knocking on Heaven s Doorway : The Big Organization of Lifesaving [Excerpt]

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Impression: Katy Bulter/Scribner Initial Edition edition Excerpted from Knocking on Heaven’s Door: The Route to a Better Way of Dying by Katy Butler. Copyright © 2013 by Katherine Anne Butler.  Excerpted with authorization by Scribner, a division of Simon &amp Schuster, Inc On the idealistic and hopeful working day in…

How Dangerous for Whales Is Delivery? [Excerpt]

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Image: Courtesy of NOAA Excerpted from Ninety % of Every little thing: Inside of Shipping and delivery, the Invisible Sector That Puts Clothes on Your Back, Fuel in Your Automobile and Food on Your Plate, by Rose George. Metropolitan Books, August 2013. I depart a observe for responsibility officers on…