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Talking Points: Rotten eggs for health, Israeli ice cream contract, China rail in Iran

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Can rotten eggs help you stay healthy? Hydrogen sulfide, the gas that gives rotten eggs their distinctive smell, may slow aging and block damaging chemical reactions inside cells, Chinese scientists have found. The compound activates a gene implicated in longevity in a similar way to resveratrol, an antioxidant in red wine. Unlike resveratrol, however, hydrogen sulfide is made by the...