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Cook well the artichokes

The “thorny winter”(artichokes) are delicious but to cook well the artichokes, however, it is necessary to clean them properly removing outer hard leaves and inner annoying fluff. When you buy them, check that they have a uniform color and a firm texture, the tips should be secure, the dark leaves and the stem long and turgid. Before starting rub your hands with lemon to prevent blackening, as the artichokes contain substances which oxidize in contact with air. Alternatively you can ...

The Mediterranean diet will save the planet

In this article we will see why the Mediterranean diet will save the planet. We report the interview to David Tilman, winner of  numerous awards, including II Robert H. MacArthur Award for ecology in 1998 and II Prize Balzan in 2014. He was born in 1949 in Aurora (in Illinois USA), he graduated at the Michigan University and he teaches ecology at the California University Santa Barbara - Minnesota . It was drawn since his childhood by ecological studies because he thought he could transform ...