On the Nature of Scientific Inquiry

    Gary Taubes, the author of Why We Get Fat and What to Do About It and Good Calories Bad Calories, has written a really excellent blog post on the nature of scientific inquiry.    For those unfamiliar with his work, Taubes  is a science writer and has published articles in many science magazines about a variety of  scientific topics from cold fusion to low carb | Read More »

    FATHEAD — A FREE TO VIEW, SMART MOVIE

    Coming to your computer as soon as you click on this link, Fathead, the movie never went into wide release like Supersize Me, but it is way smarter and much funnier.  You can see it on your own computer and well worth watching.  Our hero, Tom Naughton, sets out to explore the premise of Supersize Me.  He stands outside a Mc Donald’s for several hours | Read More »