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The Human Planet | The World Within Ourselves

The Human Planet | The World Within Ourselves

It’s become mostly widespread knowledge that living “too clean” is causing the human body trouble by not allowing it to become used to and prepared to fight certain bacteria and diseases. What isn’t yet widespread is the understanding that what we’re doing is contributing to the extinction of species that colonize the planet that is the human body.

The Mystery of Prions

The Mystery of Prions

In general, infectious diseases are caused by agents such as viruses, bacteria, fungi, and other organisms, which contain DNA or RNA.  Therefore, it was a surprise when evidence began to mount that a group of brain and nervous system diseases known as transmissible...

The Bath Township Massacre

The Bath Township Massacre

Even the most recent school shootings like Columbine, Sandy Hook, and Parkland pale by comparison. On a beautiful Michigan spring morning in 1927, while lilacs were blooming and children were playing, a sometimes benevolent, sometimes charming yet often angry Andrew...

What Is It with Dragons?

What Is It with Dragons?

What is it with Dragon’s? From hit television shows, books to video games, cartoons and Chinese Astrological signs, it seems dragons are popular and have been for a long time. Known to many cultures they were described by Ancient Greeks as Draconta, meaning “to watch”...