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The Best Stuff We've Read This Week

Great articles on witches, bank robbery and lots of other interesting stuff.

The Duality of Caffeine

Caffeine is a heck of a drug - at the same time it's both good and bad for you. Learn the good, bad and ugly about this everyday stimulant in today's episode.

The Best  Stuff We've Read This Week

Each week, Josh and Chuck read tons of great articles, some of them really good. Here are the best of the bunch for your enjoyment.

Loss of Bees Could Mean Loss of Crops, Life for Humans

After having recorded a podcast on colony collapse disorder in January, I've felt a lot like I really have my finger on the pulse of the global bee population. My eyes are open. Thanks to Xenophilia for posting a recent article in the Telegraph about the decline in pollination among bees over the past few years. Thanks to colony collapse disorder, a mysterious condition where entire bee populations abandon the hive and, researchers believe, go off to die.