Death by Food Pyramid, the long-awaited title from Denise Minger, will be released on Mark’s Daily Apple later this week, and with it a special offer with a bunch of free gifts. Check back on Wednesday for all the details. It’s a book and offer you won’t want to miss.
People of Newark, Delaware, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: we’ve got Primal Blueprint seminars coming your way on February 27, and March 20, 2014, respectively. Come join us!
In case you missed the announcement earlier this week, registration for PrimalCon Oxnard 2014 is now open. Join us in southern California next September for a weekend retreat you’ll remember for the rest of your life.
For those of you that have been waiting, The Hidden Plague is now available on Kindle!
Research of the Week
After they suffer a spinal cord injury, ketogenic dieting helps mice regain forelimb motor function.
It’s looking like the “obese or overweight but metabolically healthy” human isn’t actually all that healthy.
How exercise and physical movement – even just walking – promotes creativity.
Interesting Blog Posts
Poop pills are a thing, and they might replace fecal transplants (which, yes, are also a thing).
“Forest kindergarten” is exactly what it sounds like.
Is it really possible to waste time, or is it all just a state of mind (and misplaced priorities)?
If we think we’re drinking “eco-friendly” coffee, it tastes better.
Neanderthals: apex predators, skilled craftsmen, neat freaks?
Babies have an innate mistrust of all plants, probably an evolutionary defense mechanism that arose because it’s difficult to tell which ones are obviously toxic.
If you can’t (or won’t) squat to poop, this toilet might be the next best thing.
I’m not quite sure if this guy was lucky or unlucky.
- It’s a crispy, briny, fatty celebration of pork flesh, a porcine supernova, a roast hunk of mammal that you can cut with a fork: porchetta.
- Head on down to the local grocer who’s trying to figure out what to do with all the delicata squash he bought for Thanksgiving and make some baked delicata moons.
One year ago (Dec 8 – Dec 14)
- 7 Foods You Don’t Need to Buy Organic – Organic is generally the better choice, but it’s not always the economical one. Here are seven foods you can happily enjoy conventionally.
- Dear Mark: Food Fatigue Edition – I answer a bunch of questions from people who are sick of otherwise tasty, healthy, nutrient-dense Primal foods.
Comment of the Week
Tell it to the Masai.