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More plastic than fish in the sea by 2050
“In Cho Jaeweon’s dream world, each visit to the loo would basically be a trip to the bank.
Cho is the director of the Walden Science Pavilion, a research lab-slash-public toilet at the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology in South Korea. The hexagonal-shaped building, which opened early this June, houses a waterless toilet system that converts human waste into fertilizers and biofuel. And if Cho has his way, people will one day be paid to poop there…”
Another UFC fighter credits veganism for the win
“MSN shared a clip from Sunday’s UFC 88, in which 32 year-old Abel Trujillo took to the mic following his 15th win.
In that brief and fleeting winners interview, he used his airtime to shout ‘love is the movement, go vegan, do your sadhana with kundalini yoga.’ ”
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