Nothing says summer like grilled corn on the cob.
You'll never run out of ways to serve up this summer staple.
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Biting into a sweet juicy cob of corn can be so delicious, it'll make you wonder if it's actually healthy. In the video above, Time looks at the many reasons to eat corn, from the number of nutrients...
Apart from the immediate and lethal effects on bees, neonics represent a more subtle threat to a wide range of species. The 2014 Worldwide Integrated Assessment of the Impacts of Systemic Pesticides, the most comprehensive review of the scientific literature on neonics, pointed to effects on smell and memory, reproduction, feeding behaviour, flight and ability to fight disease.
Like the majority of people who live in Oshawa, Ontario, I oppose the building of an ethanol plant on our lakeshore. So does the city government. However, it is not simply NIMBYism which motivates my opposition. No one should have an ethanol plant in their community, particularly not on the lakeshore, and mere feet from the city's largest park and public swimming area.