CocoNUTS about Coconut Oil

Google coconut oil. How many results did you get? Probably something along the lines of “skin moisturizer” or “hot oil treatment” or “homemade hair products”. The results are endless of countless ways that this thick, whitish colored product can be used in our daily lives. But does it work? Can you really use this to…

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Google coconut oil. How many results did you get? Probably something along the lines of “skin moisturizer” or “hot oil treatment” or “homemade hair products”. The results are endless of endless ways that this thick, whitish colored product can be used in our daily lives. But does it work? Can you really use this to…

50%? ! Decisions, Decisions

The chicago tribune posts about how interrupted sleep could lead to Alzheimer’s. This article links back to many different studies that would be good opportunities to upstream. Studies from Mayo Clinic, would provide good opportunity to go upstream and find the original study. Many different facts are given throughout, all of which that could be fact checked…

Upstreaming to the Gene

A current study conducted by ScienceAlert tells that autism can now be traced back through genetics. “The study led by researchers from the Ichan School of Medicine in New York reanalysed a Swedish longitudinal study that involved over 2.6 million pairs of siblings, 37,570 pairs of twins, and just under a million half-sibling pairs. Of these, 14,516…

Trump,Kimmel and Natural Disasters, oh my

It is very interesting to be ‘brought in the loop’ about these filter bubbles. As someone who wouldn’t consider themselves, not only not tech savvy but also tech illiterate, and maybe even tech stupid, I was in the dark about their even existence. After the TED talk, and reading through the different platforms of media…

Liar, Liar, Fox’s Pants are on Fire

It’s no secret that news reports have ulterior motives other than just to inform. All reports can be swayed by political opinions depending on broadcasting stations, or facts skewed to show a different story than the actual truth. A station that can be known for such actions could be Fox News.  To being, I started…

A Happy Accident

To find an article to look into for this post I simply googled, current events on google. One of the first sites that came up was MSN, in middle school and high school I had an MSN account and thought it would be interesting to look into some of the sources that I had looked…