Science Saturday


Jello made from humans?

So, maybe you don’t need to force yourself to drink those eight glasses of water a day.

What can baboon males teach us about human males? (Or, what we probably could have guessed about men from reading the daily news.) Good news for Beta males: your lives are less stressful than the Alphas’. Good news for the Alphas: you’re having a lot more sex than the Betas.

Happy Belated 1st Birthday, Neptune! On July 13, 165 years after Neptune was spotted by man, the planet completed its first revolution around the sun. Damn, it’s been a long year Neptune, you deserve a drink.

LaToya Jordan is a native Brooklynite whose poetry has appeared in MiPOesias, Mobius: The Journal of Social Change, The November 3rd Club, The Splinter Generation, qarrtsiluni, and other journals. She has an MFA in Creative Writing from Antioch University Los Angeles and mentors a budding young writer with the organization Girls Write Now. She is inspired by crime dramas and often peruses the web in search of true-life macabre stories for her poetry. Her friends are afraid. She blogs about her writing life at More from this author →