Tag: Science

Dieting dinosaurs

Many of the biggest dinosaurs, such as some of the long-necked sauropods like Brachiosaurus, Titanosaurus, and Apatosaurus, would have eaten colossal amounts of vegetation. So why do we find such a conspicuous absence of plants in rocks containing dinosaur fossils? Take for example the Morrison Formation in Montana, USA. Even though this Formation has yielded

Exercise vs Diet

Trying to lose weight can be difficult, and while we all know a good combination of exercise and diet is essential, which one is more important? If you had to choose, should you be hitting the gym, or eating salads? There are many ways you can burn a few hundred calories; running for 20 minutes,

Which Diets Actually Work?

There are…a lot of popular diets out there. So we thought we’d create a simple video investigating which ones are scientifically sound, and actually work. From the outside it seems like a simple equation: your weight is determined by the balance between the calories you take in, and the calories you burn. By changing what

Some FItness Physics

As a card-carrying. seven-day-a-week gym rat there is one thing of which I am certain. What propels me through the gym are the smoothly coordinated actions of my glutes, my quadriceps, and my hamstrings and that is how I have able to confidently saunter through the gym. Of this I am unequivocally positive! You are