Migrants set to become majority in UK
Shannon Roberts | 22 May 2013 |
A new academic study commissioned by Oxford University has found that minority groups will make up 40% of the United Kingdom by 2050, making it one of the most ethnically diverse countries in the world. Moreover, it is not just the UK that is set to change, but all European countries.
Bugs for Breakfast anyone?
Shannon Roberts | 15 May 2013 |
A book just released by the United Nations, Edible Insects: future prospects for food and feed security, discusses the benefits that insect farming could potentially have on the environment and on the supply of food worldwide. It is certainly 'food for thought' on the various food sources we don't even tap into - especially given that the media often postulates on overpopulation and a lack of food. But would we want to?
Happy Mother’s Day!
Marcus Roberts | 08 May 2013 |
A new report has been released by Save the Children entitled: "Surviving the First Day"
Spain is Shrinking
Marcus Roberts | 02 May 2013 |
Spain's population has declined in 2012. Is this the start of a longterm trend?
World’s Oldest Man Turns 116
Shannon Roberts | 29 Apr 2013 |
Ten days ago on the 19th of April, the world’s oldest person celebrated his 116th birthday in Kyoto, Japan, becoming the oldest person ever (well at least that we know of!). He was born all the way back in 1897. Will we rush to study his diet, exercise regime and skincare products?