While EatYourRadio is a project about health and nutrition, sometimes students have asked to cover other health topics. One year, the health topic chosen by middle school students in Boulder was teen pregnancy. We have posted that series of shows to a sister site. Here is a link to that series, and that show.
This show broadcast on the KGNU Science Show. To hear the interviews, LISTEN to this show. SUMMARY: Why Calories Count (start time 7:10). More than a billion people in the world suffer from too few of them. About the same number suffer from too many. We’re talking about calories. They’re vital to human health, indeed our … Read more
If you think the microbial world ends with yeast, or e-coli, it’s time to meet the bacterodites and the fermicutes. These are huge families of microbes that are next to impossible to culture in a lab. Thanks to super-fast gene “typing” methods, today we know that these bacteria can live in huge quantities in our … Read more