Hunger

  • News HeadlinesAnd hunger had more power over me than even sadness 1

    “And hunger had more power over me than even sadness.”

    (ORDO NEWS) — Count Ugolino della Gherardesca… Do you know this name? Most likely not, like most Italians, if not for Dante Alighieri’s masterpiece The Divine Comedy. As you know, the “Divine Comedy” tells the story of Dante’s journey through the Inferno, Purgatory and Paradise. In the deepest circle of the Inferno, Dante and his guide Virgil stumble upon two souls immersed in ice: one of them obsessively gnaws on…

  • News HeadlinesHunger actually affects our emotions it makes us angry and irritable 1

    Hunger actually affects our emotions it makes us angry and irritable

    (ORDO NEWS) — A new study has shown that feeling hungry can indeed trigger emotions such as anger and irritability. This work is the first to explore how hunger affects people‘s feelings. If absolutely everything starts to annoy you, then you should probably have a snack! Often people on a diet are called angry and irritable. But previously no one could say for sure whether this connection has a scientific…

  • News HeadlinesHunger made people more irritable and angry

    Hunger made people more irritable and angry

    (ORDO NEWS) — This is one of the first studies to look at how hunger affects people‘s emotions in everyday life, outside of the lab. “You’re not you when you’re hungry,” says a famous ad from the 2010s. Indeed, having skipped breakfast, we seem to feel more irritated, angry, and cannot enjoy ourselves. This was confirmed by scientists from the School of Psychology and Sports Sciences at Anglia Ruskin University…

  • News HeadlinesScientists figured out how to save humanity from hunger 1

    Scientists figured out how to save humanity from hunger

    (ORDO NEWS) — NUST MISIS specialists, together with colleagues from Belarus, have proposed a new method for obtaining agricultural fertilizers from potash ores using industrial oils. The proposed method makes it possible to extract up to 95 percent of the potassium chloride contained in the ore, the most common and popular mineral fertilizer. The study was published in the Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. According to the World Bank,…

  • News HeadlinesFalse banana from Ethiopia defies hunger and climate change 1

    False banana from Ethiopia defies hunger and climate change

    (ORDO NEWS) — Ongoing climate change may soon turn into food problems. This inspires the search for alternative crops: among them, the false (or Abyssinian) banana, a plant that is traditionally cultivated in Ethiopia, looks attractive. The new study used machine learning-based modeling to predict its possible distribution range. Against the backdrop of the Covid-19 pandemic and its associated environmental concerns, there is also growing concern about climate change, which…