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The Fallacies of Fat: Myths of Weight Gain

America is fat and obese.  One in three adults and One in six kids are obese.  How can you reduce weight?  Here is a discussion with endocrinologist and obesity doc Robert Lustig on what works.  He has recently written his book – Fat Chance: Beating the Odds Against Sugar, Processed Food, …

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Pakistan Planting Landmines inside Indian Territory: Army only releases pictures; Nation Awaits a “Plan of Action”!

Not only did the Pakistanis enter Indian territory and behead two soldiers in violation of the Geneva convention and the Cease fire agreement (Read this . this and this)  , but it is also going ahead and trying to do more damage.  It is planting landmines INSIDE the Indian territory!   This is clearly …

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Man who creates Clouds Indoors

Berndnaut Smilde is a Dutch artist, who is literally generating a storm of attention with his art.  Well, he creates clouds indoors.  He creates Nimbus clouds, which exist for a few seconds before dissipating. He uses a smoke machine, combined with moisture and dramatic lighting to create an indoor cloud effect. …

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Does Social Media Encourage Violent Teen Behavior?

Just as India is reeling in the aftermath of the mindless Gangrape of the Delhi Braveheart; US is too going through a similar heart-burn and contemplation of its own societal situation after the Steubenville gang rape incident.  This is some of the information on the rape case. (Also read Lessons …

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