Magnesium: Connecting Human and Planetary Health to the Stars


Our Elemental Origins It is easy for us humans, with our self-proclaimed superior intelligence over other species, and ability to innovate and exploit the natural world to our whims, to forget or ignore that we are in fact part of nature. This is not solely an existential statement, or even an acknowledgement of the dependency … Continue reading Magnesium: Connecting Human and Planetary Health to the Stars

The Banning of Fast Food Ads: Reducing Child Obesity, Stifling Capitalism?


Obesity is an epidemic, and its rapid rise has closely coincided with the growth of the so-called “fast-food culture.” It’s been hotly debated for many years whether fast food advertisements, which are primarily aimed at children in the United States, are in large part responsible for rising obesity levels. A new study, the most comprehensive … Continue reading The Banning of Fast Food Ads: Reducing Child Obesity, Stifling Capitalism?