The story of obesity and why the Biggest Loser won’t fix it – Part 1

Posted by on Feb 24, 2013 in Uncategorized | One Comment

Once upon a time some amino acids got smooshed together and stuck inside a tiny bubble of lipids. They were stuck together in a way that was more organized than the lonely naked molecules floating around them, and inside the lipid bubble these molecules were safe and free to duplicate themselves without getting gobbled up […]

The Decline and Fall of Food: how our greatest fuel source became our greatest health threat

Posted by on Nov 28, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Listen: The things we eat, how we eat, and the reasons we eat have fundamentally changed. For most of the history of life, food was scarce. It was our most valuable resource, the one thing that gave us the energy we needed to survive. Now our survival is less of an issue, and fossil fuels […]