Month: September 2013

Why Bees are Disappearing

Why Bees are Disappearing

Marla Spivak speaks out on TED: Honeybees have thrived for 50 million years, each colony 40 to 50,000 individuals coordinated in surprising harmony. So why, seven years ago, did colonies start dying en masse? Marla Spivak reveals four reasons which are interacting with tragic consequences. […]

Gut Bacteria and Metabolism

Gut Bacteria and Metabolism

New information from Science Friday: In a new study, researchers were able to make mice lean or obese by altering their gut bacteria. Jeffrey Gordon, an author of the study, discusses how the interaction between diet and the microbial community in our gut influences our […]

My SDA Beginnings

My SDA Beginnings

Forty years ago I was a young man with opportunity, unbridled energy, and much to learn. Had I been wiser back then, I would have become a much different man than what I am today. But that’s life. We all have to live it and […]