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Water is life, and so is osmosis. This is why when clever humans decided to create things like reverse osmosis water, distilled water, and sparkling water, many mere mortals were left confused. We don’t even understand ourselves and our environment anymore! Quite literally because our bodies and our environment are coincidentally made up of about 70% water. So instead of worrying about how many water glasses to drink a day,…

Water facts

Food matters are supposed to be very simple to humans since food has been with humans for as long as we have existed. Take for instance the ever confusing question of whether we should wash meat before cooking. The modern world comes with the luxury of variety and choices. The way we receive and consume our meat varies from place to place. What is common is the fact that meat…

Facts Myths

If I asked you why you started peeling off peanut skin before eating, you would probably have no legitimate answer. Most of us just saw other people doing it and we thought it looked cool snapping off that skin with our thumbs and throwing them one after another down our throats. Since we have proven before herein that humans are very busy when it comes to taking care of their…

Facts

One of the things I remember about our childhood is the numerous horror stories and myths that grown-ups at the time used to keep us away from mischievous behavior. There is this one in particular that to date, I have never understood what it was meant to achieve. We were meant to believe that you were tougher when you showered in cold water! Those who were not interested in being…

Facts Myths

The corona virus pandemic has successfully crossed the year with us. This was not in the cards because everyone was busy talking about what they will do “after Corona.” The Kenyan food market trends in 2021 will for the first time be guided by the effects of a global pandemic. This is new because we have been used to lying to our bodies that we will take care of them…

Agriculture Facts Manufacturing Uncategorized

Since human beings are stubborn creatures who like being comfortable in their self-inflicted miseries, I am here to add fuel to your careless lifestyle, if that is what makes you happy. The internet and mainstream media are currently awash with information on what you need to eat in order to maintain a balanced diet. The same media also keeps brushing those crispy sugary fatty junk foods on your face and…

Facts

“Aspire to inspire before you expire“ Before you ask me, I want to assure you that the above quote has absolutely nothing to do with this post; save for the fact that it coincidentally has the word expire in it. The word expire has everything to do with this post because it is a word that has been grossly misused and misunderstood in the food business. We need to Slow…

Coffee Manufacturing Myths

I saw the banana peel fly out of the window. A high end SUV with the most recent number plate; something that I would want to drive when I grow up.   I was torn between cursing loudly and minding my own business, when a plastic soda bottle escaped through the same SUV window.   This now irked me and I just did something that irritates most drivers on our…

Project management Uncategorized

How you react when someone gives his/her opinion is a rudimentary instrument of measuring one’s intelligence or maturity on a subject matter. A walk through these numerous online streets makes it easy to rank the Netizens from those who react by giving their views with decorum, those who keep agreeing with other people’s opinions without giving any reasons, those who disagree—also without any reason, those who just follow, and those…

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We all know what they say about simplicity and sophistication. I have been pondering about how to out this post in the simplest way possible, but found myself completely eroding my cerebellum trying to come up with a simplified way of explaining how a solid mass can turn directly into gas without involving terms from The MIGHTY and most abhorred, one and only Chemistry! This is the point where I…

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