Nathan Wolfe: What's left to explore? 20% of the genetic information in your nose is something different... not plant, animal, bacteria or virus that we've seen before and 40-50% of genetic material in your gut is unmatched with anything we've seen before... this is probably a new form of life previously unknown. This may change the very nature of biology as we explore this new material. Don't assume what we know is all there is.. there are unknowns all around us waiting to be discovered.
Lemn Sissay. Literature has long been fascinated with fostered, adopted and orphaned children, from Moses to Cinderella to Oliver Twist to Harry Potter. So why do many parentless children feel compelled to hide their pasts? Poet and playwright Lemn Sissay tells his own moving story. (Filmed at TEDxHousesofParliament.)
Early Man? “When I was a student at Cambridge I remember a professor holding up a picture of a bone with 28 incisions carved in it. 'This is often considered to be man’s first attempt at a calendar,' she explained. ‘My question to you is this – what man needs to mark 28 days? I would suggest to you that this is woman's first attempt at a calendar.’ It was a moment that changed my life. In that second I stopped to question almost everything I had been taught about the past.” - Sandi Toksvig
Recent studies show a majority of Americans are deficient in vitamin D - which should be 40-50 nanograms per mililiter of blood... a new study shows proper amount of Vit D in your blood cuts Breast Cancer risk by 50%! Watch Dr. Mercola's Interview with Carole Baggerly