The city of New York is a land of many opportunities filled with extensive resources. New York has numerous divisions of society, ranging from high-end to dirt-poor neighborhoods. The differences within each neighborhoods are vast and affect the communities inhabiting them. The low-end communities are plagued by poverty, making it difficult for the people living …

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Nutrition knowledge is knowledge of nutrients and nutrition. Nutrition knowledge has been shown to play an important role in influencing healthy food habits. The functions of those nutrients undertake in the body, such as, energy, growth and repair, or antioxidants and the various defense mechanisms they operate. When an individual is aware on how to …

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             Perhaps you’ve heard of recent studies regarding where all those plastic water bottles we’ve all sworn off of at one time or another are ultimately ending up. Or maybe you’ve stumbled upon that cute little TED Talk in your Facebook feed. The cheerful yet informative illustrated short detailing the various …

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Indonesia has a high diversity of waterfowl especially ducks. Indonesian ducks belong to the Indian Runner (fast runner ducks from India) which originally came from India (Batty 1985). Statistic data from FAO (www.fao.org/faostat/en/#data/QL) mention that total ducks’ population in Indonesia is 38 million in the year 2013 which distributes from Sumatra, Java, Bali, West Nusa …

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Vertical farming has its roots in NASA programs and other scientific studies, and was being visualized as far back as 1909 when the idea was featured in Life Magazine. Since then the idea has made steady progress, right along with the agricultural concepts of hydroponics and aquaponics. Back in 2000, then teacher Dickson Despommier, Ph.D., …

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