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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 26–31.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Amy G. Mcdermott FOOD FIGHT MAP ROOM WASTE NOT AMY G. MCDERMOTT o maintain normal bodily functions, standards for food and a high rate of prod- an average adult needs...
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World Policy Journal (2010) 27 (2): 47–53.
Published: 01 June 2010
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (3): 146.
Published: 01 September 2005
... upon their debtors, and take counsel with their friends, To conform and re-establish each career? Their lives cannot repay us— their death could not undo— The shame that they have laid upon our race. But the slothfulness that wasted and the...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2015
... the world’s greatest restaurant, who reflects on the nature of great food and how best to appreciate it. The laboratory he launched next door explores the most effective and innovative uses for waste food, the subject of our Map Room, which charts the food that’s wasted and lost around the world, and...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 19–24.
Published: 01 September 2015
... world of mold and yeast. The premise of setting up a fermentation facility was to eradicate food waste in our restaurants. It just keeps going, because we keep discovering all these things we can do. WPJ: Tell us about your laboratory. REDZEPI: The lab’s job right now is to work on...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 40–44.
Published: 01 September 2011
... atomic nuclei to form heavier ones has been a siren call of the universe—perhaps the single most compelling potential application of nuclear science. The fuel is essentially unlimited and available worldwide. The radioactive waste is short-lived. Fusion power systems cannot blow up like Chernobyl nor...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 55–62.
Published: 01 September 2015
..., right? ROYAL: Yes, but at the same time we waste a lot—30 percent of food is wasted. WPJ: And the United States is the most wasteful. ROYAL: It’s also true for energy. You know, when you turn down the air conditioning, because you over-consume air conditioning to the point where you...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 64–66.
Published: 01 June 2016
... accept. She is the incarnation of a necessary desire and therefore guilty of a terrible crime: life. This is a widespread conviction that is very visible, for example, among Islamists. The Islamist dislikes life. For him, it’s a waste of time that blocks his entry to eternity. It’s temptation, futile...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 37–41.
Published: 01 June 2016
... getting children vaccinated, planting trees, paving streets, sending children (especially girls) to high school, managing waste, and providing child and senior care. The rewards for completing such actions include school fees, health care, skill-training classes, home repairs, and telephone talk time...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 83–87.
Published: 01 June 2018
... “natural” fertilizers such as green manures (nitrogen-fixing cover crops, which are coming back into fashion today), ground German stones, and composted human and farm waste. Often with a good dose of anti-Semitism toward the Jews who supposedly dominated this import economy, life-reform farmers promised...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (2): 9–13.
Published: 01 June 2018
... trail, in Filipino: “I looked at her face, son of a bitch, she looks like a beautiful American actress. Son of a bitch, what a waste. What came to mind was, they raped her, they lined up. I was angry because she was raped . . . but she was also beautiful, the mayor should have been first. What a waste...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 47–54.
Published: 01 March 2000
... a degree this is to be expected in a transi­ military leaders. tional, peacetime period, one only has to understand America’s role in the world to­ A Wasted Decade day and then recall the horrors of our mili­ The “gap literature” shows quite clearly the tary unpreparedness during the early...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (4): 110–121.
Published: 01 December 2011
... some more remote areas of the Mongolian steppes into a waste dump for nuclear detritus—effectively rendering it permanently uninhabitable or exploitable, especially should vast mineral reserves be discovered deep beneath that territory. In September, however, President Elbegdorj is said to have put...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 25–33.
Published: 01 June 2016
... wetlands and natural waterways. “There has been a total disconnect between hydrology and urban planning,” she wrote. Chennai’s wetlands, including the large and vital Pallikaranai marsh to the south of the city center, “became sites of waste disposal, housing, commercial, and industrial purposes. . . . The...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (3): 41–45.
Published: 01 September 2015
... dining world, because we have a lot of waste. And even though it’s a very small part of the equation, everyone does their best to cut down on it. So I only cook local; all of the chefs I’ve worked for only cook locally. Most restaurants that are at a very high level are only cooking local food now. I...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (4): 16–19.
Published: 01 December 2017
... Tromsø I had suspected I might have some Sámi blood, and suddenly this seemed very likely to be true. At first my mother did not want to accept my theory. The “Sámi shame” she had learned from her parents made her annoyed that I wanted to waste my time exploring such nonsense. Yet after several...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (4): 70–76.
Published: 01 December 2014
... driftwood of globalization. You go to them. You tell them they’re wasting their lives. You give them something meaningful. More than meaningful, you give them something heroic. You tell them they’re going to save the world, even if they have to destroy it first,” Atran says, describing jihad’s core...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 53–61.
Published: 01 June 2015
... engines that burns fossil fuel. Unfortunately, the transformation of energy from one form to another is a process that can by itself waste energy. In order to understand it, we need to invoke the concept of entropy, the lesser-known twin sibling of energy. Entropy comes into play at its simplest level...
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World Policy Journal (2014) 31 (2): 100–112.
Published: 01 June 2014
... spent fuel pools and dry cask storage. These storage areas have been filling up fast. One insider suggested not dealing with the nuclear waste issue in the industry was like “building a house without a toilet.” A considerable amount of spent nuclear fuel still sits in dry casks and spent fuel pools in...
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World Policy Journal (2015) 32 (2): 40–52.
Published: 01 June 2015
.... Entrepreneurs like Lian contribute in their own way. “Well, it’s no waste of money. The commercials have to go somewhere. All of us want to see the film online—and to have it seen by an audience of millions. Shanshan has a free hand for the production. But some of us want to make sure the film doesn’t go...