Weekly Wisd-Nom

Weekly Wisd-Nom 3.6.16

This week features more research into the soy debate (that really isn’t a debate), grocery store trickery to look out for, an app that will let you identify any plant by taking a picture, a revolutionary self-cleaning airplane bathroom, and the real scoop on the new vegan grocery expansion to Portland.

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The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine says “there’s no debate” that soy has health benefits and follows up with the doctor who pioneered a study linking soy consumption to breast cancer prevention.

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TheΒ EuropeanΒ vegan grocery Veganz is expanding to Portland, USA! But for those of you worried about the chain pushing out other grassroots vegan shops, let this interview clear things up.

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Dubbed the “Shazam for plants,” the PlantNet app identifies all kinds of greenery just by snapping a pic!

Boeing Self-Cleaning Bathroom Prototype

Boeing debuted a prototype for the first self-cleaning airplane bathroom, using UV lights to disinfect surfaces in a flash.

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Be aware of these 5 sneaky ways grocery stores trick people into spending more money.

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