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Peruvian toasted sweetcorn, avocado & quinoa salad

INGREDIENTS:

  • 75g uncooked quinoa
  • 140g frozen sweetcorn
  • 1 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil
  • 75g cherry tomatoes, quartered
  • 1 small pack coriander, leaves roughly chopped
  • 2 spring onions …
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Raw Vegan Food

A better understanding of bananas could help prevent blindness

Carotenoids, which are found at various levels in different banana cultivars, are important vitamin precursors for eye health. In a new study, researchers report a new understanding of how the fruit makes and stores the compound. 206 more words

Biotech

RECIPE: Green Bean Salad with Balsamic Vinegar and Dill

INGREDIENTS

  • French green beans (haricots vert), both ends cut off
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • balsamic white vinegar
  • minced fresh dill
  • condiments (salt and pepper)

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INGREDIENT: Green Beans

Nutrition
Green beans

  • vitamin K
  • manganese
  • fiber
  • vitamin C
  • carotenoids
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HOW COLOR IS CREATED IN BIRD FEATHERS

In thinking about how colors are created in bird feathers, I wondered if it was similar to how color is formed in butterfly wings. I learned that yes, it is very similar, and that bird feather color has evolved in several ways, from pigmentation present or as a result of light refracting through the layered structure of the feather. 423 more words

Cape Ann Wildlife

Why Avocados are Amazing

If you have read our recent blog on fat, you learned the many reasons why we need healthy fats in our diet to function optimally. 189 more words

Healthy Eating

Make your Own Antioxidant Tea

By Sam Derbyshire

One thing I love about Natur-Tyme is the bulk department. We carry more high-quality herbs than any other place in CNY.

I rely on the bulk department for ingredients for my immune-boosting tea: 178 more words

Health