This is all I needed to see. I can go back to bed now.
By Bonnie Berkowitz and Patterson Clark
We know sitting too much is bad, and most of us intuitively feel a little guilty after a long TV binge. But what exactly goes wrong in our bodies when we park ourselves for nearly eight hours per day, the average for a U.S. adult? Many things, say four experts, who detailed a chain of problems from head to toe.
WHAT WOW THIS
I wonder if this smells bad.
Photo by @paleyphoto (Matthieu Paley). Garden with a view. A woman tend her potato field below the 2000 years old Altit Fort. You don’t want to miss a step!… there is a 700 feet drop to the #Hunza river below. In Hunza, Pakistan, at the heart of the mighty #Karakoram #mountains, every bit of soil is used for subsistence #agriculture. Water is taken high up from the glaciers, using ancient hand-built water channels. Part 4 of my @natgeo story on the Evolution of diet - how we are what we ate - coming out soon. #latergram #evolutionofdiet @thephotosociety @natgeocreative by natgeo
A new study partially funded by NASA suggests heavy demands on the world’s natural resources and extreme economic imbalances could spell a premature end for modern human civilization.