Ah, the first few weeks of school: first exciting, then overwhelming, then you get into the swing of things and it’s normal again. Guess which step I’m on currently? Yep, the second one. Hopefully things will be back to normal soon, in terms of life and blog posts. Until then, you get links to other people’s’ writing.
And a backpacking recipe – BBQ TVP
How a former mining town transforms itself into an outdoor destination
This startup is refurbishing clothing from outdoor brands
Fitness & nutrition
Do antihistamines increase or decrease muscle soreness? It’s complicated
Why the science on whether foods are “good” or “bad” for you often seems contradictory. In a nutshell: “interesting results are highly likely to be wrong.” (And more likely to be widely reported.)
Sorry, the 5-second rule is a myth.
Maybe you’ve seen the video of bacteria evolving resistance to antibiotics on a giant petri dish? This article is the best journalism I’ve seen about the experiment.
Did you know there’s another huge reef behind the Great Barrier Reef?
If you think doctors don’t do prevention, think again
Sichuan peppercorn blueberry oatmeal pie – also read this for Gollum’s instructions on pie-making
How long does it take you to feel back to normal after a break from school or work?
Got any quick, easy dinner ideas? I need all I can get right now!