US Consumers Lose Privacy Protections For Their Web Browsing History

US politicians voted to kill privacy rules meant to prevent internet service providers (ISPs) from selling users’ web browsing histories and app usage histories to advertisers. The planned protections, proposed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and scheduled to take effect by the end of 2017, would have forced ISPs to get people’s consent before…

Gluten-Free Brown Rice Sourdough Bread

INGREDIENTS: 1/2 cup fresh brown rice sourdough starter (see step 1 of the instructions below) 1 cup organic brown rice flour 1 cup potato starch 1/3 cup + 1 Tbsp. buckwheat flour 1/3 cup + 1 Tbsp. millet flour 1/3 cup + 1 Tbsp. sorghum flour 1 cup lukewarm water 3 eggs 1 Tbsp. molasses…

How to Make Magnesium Oil

Magnesium oil has become a go-to topical means of absorbing this much-needed mineral. Bottles of magnesium oil can be purchased, but making it yourself is a much more economical solution. And while the two products may not be exactly identical, this homemade version is certainly a similar and appropriate approximation. Magnesium oil certainly feels like…

Why Sourdough Bread Is One of the Healthiest

Sourdough bread is an old favorite that has recently risen in popularity. Many people consider it to be tastier and healthier than conventional bread. Some even say that it’s easier to digest and less likely to spike your blood sugar. But is there any truth to these claims? This article takes a close look at…

The Economic Case for Wind, Solar Energy In Africa

To meet skyrocketing demand for electricity, African countries may have to triple their energy output by 2030. While hydropower and fossil fuel power plants are favored approaches in some quarters, a new assessment by the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has found that wind and solar can be economically and environmentally…