Archives for January 14, 2010

From Fit to Fat to Fit: Slacking Off

All good things come to an end. But then if you work hard enough, you can get them back.

Skeptics and Humanist Aid Relief Effort

The Center for Inquiry is accepting disaster-relief donations through its S.H.A.R.E. program to support those providing care to the survivors of the 7.0 earthquake that struck Jan. 12 near the capital city of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. All donations–100 percent with no operating costs retained–will be sent directly to the secular aid group Doctors Without Borders, which…

Fear of Squalene

The new strain of virus is likely to replace the older one; and if there’s a third wave later in the year it could be more virulent. We had the equivalent of a flu season’s worth of illness and deaths from August to November, when there are normally very few. In Canada, most of the…

Big Question: Feast or famine?

Funny Thing Two and Funny Thing Three.