Monthly Archives: April 2012

China now consumes twice as much meat as the United States

Janet Larsen at the Earth Policy Institute has an extremely informative post on meat consumption in China.  Total meat consumption there has risen by a whopping 600% since 1980 and is now double the amount consumed in the US.  Yet … Continue reading

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Nano-devices that cross blood-brain barrier

In my upcoming sci-fi novel Nexus , I write about a nano-device that can cross the blood-brain barrier and which has a very real impact on the mind.  Not so far fetched… A team of scientists from Johns Hopkins and elsewhere have … Continue reading

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