Granulated white sugar is simply sucrose, a disaccharide of glucose and fructose. The sweet substance is the product of extraction from sugar cane (and occasionally sugar beets). For centuries, sugar was sold in loaves, but around the start of the 20th century, granular became the norm. White sugar gets its color because it has been refined, a process that involves the removal of molasses from the product.
This week, the ISS crew packed the case into a SpaceX Cargo Dragon capsule and sealed the hatch. On Wednesday (1.13) evening, the capsule (and wine!) are scheduled to splash down in the Gulf of Mexico.
The snap poll conducted by KAM Media found that by January 5, some 2.7 million people had abandoned their plans for a sober month.
“Eco-grazing eliminates chemical treatments, but also avoids tillage, which on steep plots facilitates ravining. This is all the more essential and protective when the plots are located near inhabited areas. It’s a shame.”