Steven Showalter

Science Elements for March 5th, 2012

Blog Post created by Steven Showalter on Mar 4, 2012

How bacteria in our bellies may contribute to weight gain. Why potatoes could help mash high blood pressure without packing on the pounds. Where water shortages are most likely to occur in the next 40 years.




Notes:  Half way through I realized that I was interchanging po-ta-toes with po-ta-tuhs.  Merriam Webster indicates that either is a correct pronunciation.   I think of the botanical tuber as a potato, but the use of them in a dish comes out "tuhs".