Why the Calorie is Broken

I’m kind of pissed at the scientific community for not coming up with something better.

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The problem with many weight loss attempts is that people ‘go on diets’ instead of ‘changing their diet’.  You have to change your diet for weight loss to be effective and stick.

Badass Historical Chemists: The Woman Behind Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier is deservedly considered one of the great chemists in history. We might not know of his experiments if it weren’t for his wife. She became a remarkable, if unconventional, chemist herself and had one of the weirder lives in history.

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Pretty incredible how far science has come in 250 years, such a short span of time compared to the entirety of human history. We went from not even know what oxygen is to using it to fling stuff into space.