I’m 12 minutes into my first-ever Muay Thai class at Hit House in New York City when instructor Raquel Harris commands everyone to strike their bag with a rear kick, the Muay Thai money shot. You rotate your body and pivot on the ball of your front foot, and kick your opponent with a thwack.… Read More »
Keen Ballarat gardeners are working to create a community seed bank to store and share the seeds of fruit, vegetables, herbs and flowers. Until 50 or 60 years ago, most amateur gardeners would have saved their seeds and used them to plant their next backyard crop. Now the knowledge of seed saving is largely lost as growers… Read More »
Most of us would find it off-putting to imagine that there are many trillions of bacteria, viruses and fungi living in our body, invisible to the naked eye. But Richard Sprague, a Seattle-based software engineer, has dedicated years of his life — and tested himself hundreds of times — to unravel their mysteries.