Los Angeles County Closes in on 10 Million Population: New data indicate that the population of Los Angeles County is quickly approaching 10 million people. Health officials expressed concern that if the population continues to grow at its current rate, there may one-day not be enough plastic surgeons to accommodate everyone.
Americans Waste 40% of Their Food: According to the Natural Resources Defense Council, nearly 40 percent of all food in the U.S. (equaling $165 billion) is wasted. All I can say is, with obesity rates running at nearly 40%, somebody’s gotta be eating something.
Scientists Making Brain Cells From Urine: Scientists say they’ve found a way of making brain cells from urine to help fight neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s. So I guess the next time someone says “piss on you,” we should say “thank you very much?”
New Study Claims Volcanoes in India Killed Dinosaurs: According to a new theory, the dinosaurs where not done in by an asteroid, but by volcanic activity in an area that is now modern-day India. Apparently the only things to survive the massive cataclysm were the call centers.