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Chewing the Fat with Diet “Journalist” Gary Taubes

Chewing the Fat with Diet “Journalist” Gary Taubes

Weight-loss research has generated headlines lately, leading me to wonder what my pal Gary Taubes is up to. Over the past dozen years, Taubes has transformed himself from a mere journalist into a major player in dietary science, who has helped raise millions for research...

October 7, 2014 — John Horgan
More Cool Sh*t I’ve Read Lately

More Cool Sh*t I’ve Read Lately

I’ve been over-posting this month, so I’m going to make my monthly “Cool Sh*t” post short. (See last month’s candidates here.) Below are three articles that offer provocative takes by smart, informed authors on important topics...

September 30, 2014 — John Horgan

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Scientific American Unlimited