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UK Grocery Store Pledges To Reduce Food Waste

Food wasted by grocery stores and their customers is a problem that shouldn't even exist. In an effort to reduce this waste, a grocery store chain in the UK is pledging to reduce waste and to help customers to reduce waste. So far their plan seems a little vague except for making expiration dates more visible but hopefully they will begin making progress soon. Wasting food is such a shame when so many people in the world don't get enough.

Monkey Light Pro Will Light & Rock Your Bike

Cycling at night can be risky even with bike lights which tend to be small. Monkey Light Pro will not only light up your bike in a rock'n way you can customize the image or a small amount of video. Cyclists want to be seen, at least if they want to remain alive and this very cool light system looks like it would more than do the trick.

Dangerous British Egg Collectors

You can of course collect anything. However British egg collectors are risking their teeth and lives to collect rare eggs. The common crane is not so common in Britain anymore and conservationists have one particular egg under 24-hour surveillance. In the past people have gotten broken teeth and even died while trying to collect rare eggs.

Honest School Lunch Documentary By Fourth-Grader

Zachary Maxwell, an intelligent and creative fourth-grader, made a documentary about his school lunch program. He filmed it, wrote it himself and it looks very informative. I love seeing kids bringing attention to the bad food they get at schools. You know they're not just doing it for attention but to actually make the food they have to eat better.

20,000 Bees Saved By Tree Surgeon

John Joinson didn't expect to save thousands of bees when he set out on his job as a tree surgeon. He's just a really nice guy that way. Actually, when he was dismantling a tree he discovered a bee home inside and decided to save the bees instead of destroying their home. The world is glad he cares so much about bees and so are the bees.

Vote For Shed Of The Year

Shed of the year may sound like a bogus competition but its very real. Check out the entries as there are many very interesting designs. They're not just places to store garden equipment. Many are small pubs, home offices and other fun things. You may even be inspired to build your own unique shed. Go vote for your favorite shed!

Utah Woman Faces Ag Gag Charges After Filming From Public Street

Amy Meyer of Utah filmed operations of a meat packing plant from across the street to capture the cruelty visible to anyone passing by and was arrested under the state so-called Ag Gag laws. After public outcry, charges appear to have been dropped... for now.

Ice Cream Shop Churns With Pedal Power

If you could combine your two favorite things would it turn into something weird or wonderful. Edward Belden of L.A. combined his two favorite things and got a successful ice cream shop that uses a bike to churn the ice cream. I bet the employees stay very fit and maybe any ice cream they eat gets burned off churning.

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