Here’s why it’s important. Problems in the world must be solved. Sometimes there is incentive needed to solve them. Bottom Line. The X-Prize is an interesting foundation which challenges teams to solve world concerns, in a time-limit with a prize waiting. Check out some of their prizes as well as their most recent prizes. I also suggesting researching Peter Diamantis. Always remember there are a lot of good people out there trying to change the world for the better. They’re just not always the ones we put in charge.
This is more of a listen than a read, but a fascinating look at the ecosystem which is your stomach. It makes the point that you should look at your insides as their own world. Here the thought is brought up that as much as you should not dump trash in our oceans, nor should you deposit it in your body.
This had a profound impact on my already strict diet and made me consider even the smallest vices I had with regards to food.
This is done by Tim Ferris, author of the 4-Hour Body/Chef/Workweek. Highly suggested reads depending on where you find yourself in life. He also conducts over 100 interviews and nearly 600 blog posts on his website. http://www.fourhourblog.com I suggest subscribing.