Core Knowledge

I have been listening to an audiobook by Daisy Christodoulou titled the Seven Myths of Education. The central thesis of all of Daisy's recent work is that K-12 school students…

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Are omega-6 fats bad?

Omega-6 fats were once criticized as unhealthy, but researchers for the American Heart Association have concluded that they are in fact beneficial to the heart. Kind of hard to keep…

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Covid-19 and the Weather

Everybody's probably heard that it appears that summer weather will impede the spread of the virus and that, in general, the virus prefers cooler and drier weather. As the article…

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Have you heard of metabolomics?

According to Wikipedia: Metabolomics is the scientific study of chemical processes involving metabolites, the small molecule substrates, intermediates and products of metabolism. Specifically, metabolomics is the "systematic study of the unique chemical…

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