Eliminating ‘Food Deserts’ Won’t Cure Nutritional Inequality [https://www.nber.org/digest/feb18/w24094.shtml]

In a nutshell, this study by the National Bureau of Economic Research found that “nutritional inequality has less to do with the supply of supermarkets in a neighborhood than with the demand for healthier foods by its residents. Their findings suggest that education, nutritional knowledge, and regional food preferences play a far larger role in nutritional inequality than access issues.”

HTML attributes to improve your users’ two factor authentication experience [https://www.twilio.com/blog/html-attributes-two-factor-authentication-autocomplete ]

Excellent guidelines for front-end development work; making the most of how modern browsers read and interpret HTML attributes.

Ronnie James Dio & Yngwie Malmsteen - Dream On [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZamjrXCDvo]

In case anyone was wondering, this is the best version of Dream On you’ll ever hear. Malmsteen’s guitar performance from start to finish is spellbinding!

A dignified death is out of reach for Venezuela’s poorest [https://apimagesblog.com/blog/2019/12/26/a-dignified-death-is-out-of-reach-for-venezuelas-poorest]

Haunting imagery by AP photographers showing the extent of suffering in Venezuela under Nicolas Maduro’s tyrannical regime.

Why the War on Poverty Failed [https://fee.org/articles/why-the-war-on-poverty-failed/]

Old but still very much apt article outlining the history of policy-making that ultimately led to a worsening of poverty.

CRISPR-Resistant Viruses Build ‘Safe Rooms’ to Shield Genomes from DNA-Dicing Enzymes [https://www.ucsf.edu/news/2019/12/416116/crispr-resistant-viruses-build-safe-rooms-shield-genomes-dna-dicing-enzymes]

The sheer robustness of these phages under excessive laboratory conditions is a testament to how effective they are in the wild, and to the myriad possibilities of using them as a weapon against diseases.


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