Eating a western diet can impair brain function, says new study

Volunteers performed worse on memory tests after a week of eating junk food Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/archaeology/news/diet-food-brain-function-science-western-health-a9344436.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Maighna Nanu

Russia to export beef to Brazil for first time

Major Russian meat producer Miratorg has announced that the first delivery of 13 tons of beef will soon be supplied to Brazil. The company says the product will be distributed among the country’s hotel chains and restaurants. “The company’s strategy is aimed at increasing exports of high value-added products that are competitive in price and […]

KFC teamed up with Crocs to make some seriously weird shoes

In a truly unnerving marketing move, Kentucky Fried Chicken has teamed up with Crocs to ruin the world — I mean — create an unprecedented new kind of footwear. The fried chicken Crocs are coming, and yes, we are all doomed. Kentucky Fried Crocs Image: KFC / Crocs SEE ALSO: 2019 was the year of […]

Here’s the Best Way to Make Fried Rice, According to Hungry Engineers

Scientists explored the physics of tossing fried rice in order to devise the “optimal regime” for producing the dish, according to a new paper. Read more… Source: https://gizmodo.com/heres-the-best-way-to-make-fried-rice-according-to-hun-1841637913 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Ryan F. Mandelbaum

7-Year-Old Eliminates Student Lunch Debt For Classmates

A 7-year-old from Maryland is living proof that you’re never too young to make an impact in the lives of others. According to NBC News, second grader EmauniJ Manley raised funds for students at her school who couldn’t afford lunch. https://t.co/62rXQ7FEen — EmauniJ (@EmauniJManley) January 18, 2020 The student lunch debt crisis has impacted youth […]

France to ban live shredding of male chicks

Around 7 billion unwanted male chicks are exterminated globally every year in the poultry industry Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/france-male-chicks-shredding-ban-poultry-farming-castrate-piglets-law-a9307371.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Harry Cockburn

Ben & Jerry’s made a binge-worthy Netflix and Chill’d ice cream flavor

With official support from Netflix, Ben & Jerry’s has announced a new flavor called Netflix and Chill’d. The ice cream is about as about decadent as you expect. It’s made with peanut butter, salty pretzel swirls and fudge brownie chunks. The lid… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/01/17/netflix-and-chill-ben-jerrys-ice-cream/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. […]

14 states sue Trump administration over food stamp rule

A coalition that includes attorneys general in 14 states, the District of Columbia and New York City are suing the Agriculture Department over a plan to impose stricter work requirements on millions of food stamp recipients. The lawsuit, filed Thursday by mostly Democratic-led states, argues that USDA unlawfully limited states’ discretion to exempt certain adults […]