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3 Fats - The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The word 'fat' conjures up all kinds of bad images. However, the fact is that fat is often a good thing. In fact, there are different fats that are often confused with one another.

The most important building in the world

What I call “The Most Important Building in the World” is large and expensive and it is on the Lawrence Livermore campus off Highway 580 and 40 miles from Cal.

Three huge challenges will dominate the rest of the 21st century:

Can we avoid destroying ourselves with weapons of mass destruction?Can we slow rapid population growth in a human rights framework?Can we generate power without pouring CO2 into the atmosphere?

The Most Important Building in the World is the National Ignition Facility (NIF) at the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, because it promises to make nuclear fusion a reality. It is much nearer this supreme ... More >

Keeping the dog busy

Winston is experiencing separation anxiety, which so far seems to be confined to sitting all day with a soft toy in his mouth – not too inappropriate for a 14-year-old Boston terrier.Still, he is distressed. My friend Carolyn, who spends four...

Let's have a conversation about life span

You always knew women lived longer than men. Right?It's been a given, until the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation last week released data showing that overall life spans for women are improving at a much slower pace than men's.The diagrams...

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