January 15, 2017

Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine | Alternet

Can we finally put to rest the canard that marijuana has no medical value? And will someone tell Congress and the DEA?

Source: Scientists Release Definitive Study: Marijuana Is a Medicine | Alternet

January 15, 2017

Bad times make great art. Worlds of light and shadow: The reproduction of liberalism in Weimar Germany – Salon.com

The claim that good art comes from hard times is the height of delusionally entitled thinking

Source: Bad times make great art. Worlds of light and shadow: The reproduction of liberalism in Weimar Germany – Salon.com

January 15, 2017

The case for eliminating sugar. All of it. – Vox

Source: The case for eliminating sugar. All of it. – Vox

January 3, 2017

Salon’s author questionnaire: 5 books to start your new year off right – Salon.com

Salon talks to Kris D’Agostino, Derek B. Miller, Ottessa Moshfegh, Jon Raymond & Emily Ruskovich on their new books

Source: Salon’s author questionnaire: 5 books to start your new year off right – Salon.com

January 1, 2017

14 Award-Winning Books You Might Have Missed in 2016

Add these critically-acclaimed reads to your list.

Source: 14 Award-Winning Books You Might Have Missed in 2016

January 1, 2017

Intellectual Honesty – The Coffeelicious – Medium

A Field Guide to One of the Most Important Traits You Can Have

Source: Intellectual Honesty – The Coffeelicious – Medium

January 1, 2017

7 Things That Happen When You Stop Eating Meat

People stop eating meat to lose weight, gain energy, reduce heart disease risk, and lots of other reasons. What happens to your body when you go plant based?

Source: 7 Things That Happen When You Stop Eating Meat

January 1, 2017

Brain activity is too complicated for humans to decipher. Machines can decode it for us. – Vox

Source: Brain activity is too complicated for humans to decipher. Machines can decode it for us. – Vox

January 1, 2017

11 of the biggest scientific milestones from 2016 that are worth celebrating | Irish Examiner

When it comes to scientific achievements, 2016 has certainly been one worth celebrating.

Source: 11 of the biggest scientific milestones from 2016 that are worth celebrating | Irish Examiner

January 1, 2017

7 bad science and health ideas that should die with 2016 – Vox

Source: 7 bad science and health ideas that should die with 2016 – Vox