These conceptions may not be entirely true. It seems that trees deserve a tad bit more credit. In fact, the German forester Peter Wohlleben believes that forests are superorganisms of unique individuals. Recent studies have confirmed his observations: trees are far more alert, social, sophisticated, and perhaps even intelligent than we thought.
Is the Exercise Pill Coming?
A team of collaborating researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and the Stanford School of Medicine have identified a molecule in the blood that is produced during exercise and even effectively reduces food intake and obesity in mice.