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Weekend Link Love – Edition 61

Scientists have figured out how to remove all the cocoa butter from chocolate and replace it with starch [1]! Now your chocolate will never melt in your hand. Nor will it ever be chocolate. And I quote from the UK Times Online article, “It’s the food technologists’ holy grail.” (Thanks go out to reader Steve for the link.)

There are exercise gadgets and there is this thing [2]. Warning, this product may not be suitable for work…or exercise, or anything else.

Want more evidence that you have the power to control your genes? Via The Independent, a Harvard study shows how yoga and meditation affect disease-fighting genes [3]. (thanks, Mark)

In case you haven’t heard yet, Michael Phelps lost [4]. FitSugar sums up the story and the super-suit controversy [5].

Pay Now Live Later walks us through his Primal vacation [6]. Quite a fun pictorial.

Early this week I posted Primal wedding pictures [7] from a couple MDA followers. Turns out they have their own photoblog, Simple Feasts [8], which includes some tasty Primal meal pics. Take a look!

And finally, reader Chris found this interesting lunchbox [9] at a local restaurant. They spelled the name backwards!