The Philippines Supreme Court on Tuesday, December 8, permanently stopped the field testing for Bt talong (eggplant), upholding the decision of the Court of Appeals (CA) which stopped the field trials for the genetically modified eggplant.
While China’s leadership is focused on creating a middle-class future powered by a consumer economy, its president is telling whoever is willing to listen that, despite the fears of the Obama administration and of some of the country’s neighbors, there’s no reason for war ever to be on the agenda for the U.S. and China.
Food technology company Spread will open the world’s first fully automated robotic indoor vertical vegetable farm in Kyoto and will produce 30,000 heads of lettuce per day.
The U.S. is not the only current superpower in the world. The alliance between Russia and China has created a militaristic, economically stable superpower that could greatly threaten the U.S. Instead of focusing on war with these countries, the U.S. needs to focus on rebuilding America.
One day, in one life, when the attractions of the sensory world have lost their charm, when we begin to see the truth of the Buddha’s words – that desire is cause of all suffering; when television, video games, sex, drugs and alcohol fail to fill the inner emptiness; when we sit in a pub with a friend and ask aloud, what the point of it all is.
Accused of “fabricating and spreading false information about securities and futures trading,” Xiaolu was taken into custody even though authorities refuse to disclose whether he has been formally charged with committing any crimes. China leads the world in imprisoning journalists.
It is the 70th anniversary since the end of World War II and there are many lessons that can be learned from that devastating war. After the war ended, Japan became a more a free and democratic country and has grown into a peace-loving nation ever since.
Climate action is necessary for all countries to get involved with in order to make a true difference in protecting our world, but many believe China and India are only focusing on fossil fuels which are dangerous for Earth. But China and India have both shown signs of trying to improve their ways of providing and receiving energy.