Jonathan Campbell

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How This Product Changed the Way I Cheese

An icy mid-fall breeze whipped outside our office windows and, as one does when they work at Food52, I was daydreaming about food. Today, what with the advent of colder weather, my mind was on cheese. So imagine my surprise—and delight!—when our Shop called me over to meet the Cheese Grotto, their …

Italy

An Introduction to Giant Stitching

Even with the most open weave of fabric, the thread or yarn you use will get a lot of wear, so start with no more than 24in of thread. Depending on …

Why exercising on an empty stomach is the secret to weight loss

You may think you need food to fuel your workouts, but you are wrong.<p>Recently, the advice that suggests loading up on carbohydrates before exercise has been called into question. Yes, consuming carbs before exercise can increase performance in certain fields like sprinting and sports that use power …

Nutrition

Kids' vitamin gummies: unhealthy, poorly regulated and exploitative

There are many brands of kids’ “gummies” on the market. They are promoted as deliciously flavoured and a great way for growing bodies (and fussy …

The Science Behind Effortless Weight Loss | Heleo

“People who are overweight are given the idea that, ‘It’s your fault you’re fat. This is about willpower.’ And it’s not.”<p><b>Dr. Mark Hyman</b> is a …

20 One-Pot Paleo Lunches You Can Bring to Work

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>When it comes to healthy lunches you can make at home …

Return of the White Death: TB could make our progressive, innovation-driven world unsustainable

The emergence of antibiotic resistant TB can kick off a public health emergency that we are not equipped to handle.<p>We live in a world where …

Public Health

10 Tips for How to Take Better Photos

Here are ten ways you can improve your photography.<p>photo by Joel Goldstein<p>1. Select the Correct Lens and Use It Appropriately<p>Wide angle lenses, …

What Doesn’t Work: Literacy Practices We Should Abandon

Yesterday was _____.<br>Today is _____.<br>Tomorrow will be _____.<p>Does dressing a teddy bear for the weather each day make optimal use of instructional time? …

Teaching

43 French Recipes That Are Basically the Same as Hopping on a Plane to Paris

These are the French recipes you should master, from perfect roast chicken to soufflés and cream puffs.<p>When it comes to classic technique, flawless flavors, and mastery over butter, nobody does it better than the French. It's worth traveling to the land of the baguettes at least once in your life, …

Cooking

This watermelon keg DIY will take your barbecues to a new level

Everyone loves a good cookout -- burgers and hotdogs on the grill, fresh fruit and ice cold beer, it doesn't get much better than that!<p>Now, you could throw a regular old barbecue like all your friends, or you could add a little pizzaz and make your summer party one people will be talking about for …

Cook Out

Losing weight comes down to overcoming 3 main hurdles

Still, while most of us know the basics of healthy living, getting trim is hard work.<p>That's why we recently talked to exercise scientist Philip Stanforth, executive director of the Fitness Institute of Texas and a professor of exercise science at the University of Texas, to find out more about what …

Hot In The Caribbean: Why St. Thomas Is The Star Of The U.S. Virgin Islands

St. Thomas has it all – shopping for the Rolex obsessed (at a fraction of the price, might I add), world-class diving for the adventurer in all of us and some pretty impressive resorts to call home for a few days. And while St. John gets a lot of attention for its national park, don’t be fooled, …

Caribbean

PCOS: This woman was told to lose weight by doctors - but something else was going on

To Deborah E. Savage, a trip to the doctor was frequently an exercise in humiliation.<p>For more than 15 years, Savage's doctors doled out the same …

Diabetes: The rice you eat is worse than sugary drinks

The health authorities have identified one of their top concerns as they wage war on diabetes: white rice. It is even more potent than sweet soda …

Science Just Gave You an Awesome Reason to Get High and Masturbate All Day

The benefits of stoned sex are well-documented. Numerous studies have pointed out smoking weed can have aphrodisiac effects, relaxing your …

Cannabis

We Tried the Weirdest New Beers Out There—and We Mean Weird

From dung-smoked whale testicles—stay with us—to chocolate oyster stouts, experimental beers are having a moment.<p>From dung-smoked whale testicles—stay with us—to chocolate oyster stouts, experimental beers are having a moment. It might be a marketing moment. But nevertheless, a moment so important …

Alcohol

How LSD Makes Your Brain One With The Universe

Some users of LSD say one of the most profound parts of the experience is a deep oneness with the universe. The hallucinogenic drug might be causing this by blurring boundaries in the brain, too.<p>The sensation that the boundaries between yourself and the world around you are erasing correlates to …

Consciousness

This is your brain on LSD, literally

<b>(CNN) —</b> Scientists have for the first time visualized the effects of LSD on the human brain.<p>Using brain scanning and other techniques, researchers at Imperial College London were able to show what happens when someone takes the popular (and illegal) psychedelic, scientific-name Lysergic acid …

Consciousness

How an unconventional Pakistani YouTube singer acquired a cult following

With his bizarre music videos, nonsensical lyrics and striking visuals, Pakistani singer Taher Shah has all the makings of a 21st-century YouTube …

What NOT to do in Seattle

Don’t pay to go to the top of the Space Needle.<p>There is absolutely no point in paying $14 to see what is, frankly, not the best view of the city. Not …

Gut bacteria regulate nerve fibre insulation

Research suggests that gut bacteria may directly affect brain structure and function, offering new ways to treat multiple sclerosis and psychiatric conditions<p>Far from being silent partners that merely help to digest food, the bacteria in your gut may also be exerting subtle influences on your …

Neuroscience

Low levels of two components of vitamin D can help predict risk of heart attack

Low levels of total vitamin D and bioavailable vitamin D can help predict a person's risk of major adverse cardiovascular events such as a heart …

Scientists identify neurons that help you process emotions

Scientists just got one step closer to understanding the nuts and bolts of how your mind handles emotions. An MIT team has identified two neural connections in the brain's amygdala regions that process positive and negative emotional events. By tagging neuron groups with a light-sensitive protein, …

A Hidden Factor in Stroke Severity: The Microbes in Your Gut

The bacteria that inhabit our guts have become key players for neuroscientists. A growing body of research links them to a wide array of mental and …

Whoopi Goldberg Launches Medical-Marijuana Products Targeted at Menstrual Cramps

“I have grown granddaughters who have severe cramps, so I said this is what I want to work on.”<p><b>Whoopi Goldberg</b> has had it with cramps and had it with stoner jokes, and now she’s doing something about both.<p>Goldberg announced Wednesday that she’s launching a medical-marijuana company with <b>Maya</b> …

Cannabis

This female beetle uses unsexy pheromones to calm horny dudes

Beetle sex and beetle facts!<p>If a female burying beetle doesn’t want sex, none of the males around her can get turned on. That’s because she emits pheromones that nip a male's sexual desire in the bud — temporarily, at least.<p>A report in <i>Nature Communications</i> this week reveals that female burying …

Insects

10 Novels That Should Be Added to the Young Adult Canon: Today in Critical Linking

<i>We hereby vote these books be elevated to the status of universal teen year must-reads, right now. (Some indispensable modern classics—like Speak and</i> …

Books

Brain parasite could be behind rage disorder in adults

People with intermittent explosive disorder, which causes outbursts of anger, are twice as likely to have been infected with toxoplasma gondii, study finds<p>If you get hot under the collar behind the wheel, it could be down to a brain parasite.<p>According to new research, adults who have intermittent …

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