Fasting is the new fad, and if you check numerous forums where people talk about their fasting experience you’ll find it has helped a lot of people lose weight. You’ll see people talking about how they tried all kinds of diets: low-carb, the keto diet, low fat, reduced sugar, all… Continue Reading What Happens To Your Body When You Don’t Eat (Fast)
Mmm. Who doesn’t like a nice big plate of French toast? Nice firm bread soaked in eggs with milk, maybe garnished with a little bit of fresh fruit, some cinnamon and slathered over the top with maple syrup. Have you ever wondered where this dish came from? What genius mind… Continue Reading Pain Perdu – Historical French Toast – 18th Century Cooking S2E19
Death and decomposition are the parts of our biology we try hardest to forget. But to study life, you’ve got to look death in the face. And try, if you can, to contain it… The Museum of Vertebrate Zoology at UC Berkeley has mastered the art of preserving dead things.… Continue Reading Watch Flesh-Eating Beetles Strip Bodies to the Bone | Deep Look
Hey there and welcome to Life Noggin. In a world of smart cars and smart phones, just how smart is your body? While it might get a couple bad grades in the school of life, it turns out your bookworm of a body actually has quite the great GPA! See,… Continue Reading How Smart Is Your Body?
Did you know there’s a best time for you to eat, think, do sport and even have a beer? We’re ruled by time: whether that’s the alarm clock or our own internal clock. In fact, our bodies are full of many clocks in most organs and cells, embedded in our… Continue Reading How body clocks rule our lives | BBC Tomorrow’s World
When Lauren was fifteen years old, her family moved across the country and she started going to a new school. Already shy, Lauren suffered from low self-confidence and had a hard time transitioning; nothing felt right and soon her changing body became a source of insecurity. Eventually, she began thinking… Continue Reading Eating and Body Dysmorphic Disorders: Crash Course Psychology #33
You’ve had this before (show jalapeno). You know that mouth on fire experience. The sweat, the tears, the pain. All from something so little and friendly looking. So what is it about one of these little guys that can bring a person to tears? Well it all comes down to… Continue Reading Why Do Hot Peppers Cause Pain?