The year 2019 just started a few days ago and people have already begun doing their new year’s resolution, which usually consists of losing weight, eating healthy, focusing more on school and work, and many others. However, a new report revealed that the best thing that you could actually do this year is eating less meat as it could help save the planet.
Scientists have concluded that eating less meat could help mitigate the environmental pressures of global food production and allow the planet to better support a rapidly growing population. By cutting down on the amount of meat that we consume, we can also help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that are caused by cows and fertilizers. We’ll also reduce the pollution that seeps into our streams, rivers, and the ocean.
As a single person, it’s all too easy to think that changing your diet won’t make a difference but if everyone plays their part in 2019, we’ll be on the right path.
Dr. Marco Springmann, from the Nuffield Department of Population Health at the University of Oxford, said:
“Without concerted action, we found that the environmental impacts of the food system could increase by 50 to 90% by 2050 as a result of population growth and the rise of diets high in fats, sugars, and meat.”
Earlier this year it was reported the world is in the midst of sixth mass extinction, the likes of which hasn’t been seen for 66 million years, and this could cause two-thirds of the world’s species to become extinct.
Scientists and environmentalists hope that 2019 will be a key year for changing the broken global food system that we currently have. We’re looking forward to playing our part, and the “flexitarian” diet is making it easier than ever before.
There are other methods suggested of course, from those that don’t want to give up on their meat such as a tax on red meat or feeding seaweed to cows to reduce their methane output, to some even suggesting eating insects instead of steaks and pork.
Couples Who Post Less Selfies On Social Media Are Happier Than Those Who Share A lot
They’re probably not as happy as they look.
There’s often no real way to tell how happy a couple is from the outside looking in as everyone is pretty good at pretending when they want to be. However, a new study has shown that one indicator of happiness is how much the couple post about their relationship on social media.
As it turns out, those couples who clog up your news feed with selfies of themselves even in the most mundane of situations might be doing so to mask their relationship insecurities. They post every activity, no matter how small it is as they see it as another opportunity to remind the world how happy they are together. But an expert revealed that real happy couples don’t feel the need to post anything to prove their happiness.
Studio Ghibli Theme Park To Open In 2022, Hayao Miyazaki Inspired Concept Art Revealed
Ghibli Park is currently being constructed in Nagoya, Japan!
Hayao Miyazaki fans are in for a treat. A Studio Ghibli theme park is expected to open in 2022. Not surprisingly, the concept art for the highly anticipated park will take your breath away.
The theme park was originally set to open in Nagoya, Japan in 2020. However, Ghibli Park has been given a later opening date in 2022. In the meantime, structures are being built at the Expo 2005 Aichi Commemorative Park in Nagakute City. While we wait, Aichi Prefecture revealed some of the breathtaking concept art for the Studio Ghibli theme park.
The concept art stays true to Miyazaki's distinct color palette.
5 Nutrients Vital For Your Breastfeeding Wife And What Foods To Prepare
Breastfeeding is a challenging experience, but with these foods, vitamins, and nutrients, you’re giving the best nutrition for your baby.
Breastfeeding offers the best nutrition for babies. Despite the fact that breastfeeding is a challenging experience - due to lack of sleep, sore nipples, and low milk supply - babies will surely benefit from the countless health benefits of breast milk.
So as a husband to your breastfeeding wife, you play a pivotal role in making sure she'll have pleasant breastfeeding experience and also, prepare nutritious foods to aid in breastfeeding. The rates of breastfeeding have continued to decrease over the past years. For instance, the rates of breastfeeding in the United States is significantly lower than most parts of the world.
The best thing to do is enlighten new mothers on the benefits of breastfeeding since there is no adequate substitute for breast milk. It's complete with fat, sugar, water, and protein needed by infants to grow and develop normally. ...