Something in the air

Posted 23 March 2012 by Pete Etchells

Obese mouse. Courtesy of Wikipedia. Here’s a fun headline from the Mail Online: "’CO2 in the atmosphere is making us all fatter’: Researcher says we are increasing in size as gas levels go up. The premise of the research is this. Over the course of 22 years, participants have been taking part in a Danish study looking at trends in cardio-vascular disease. One researcher, Lars-Georg Hersoug, noticed that the participants in this study were putting on weight; moreover, it didn’t... Read more