Great sites/people

Dr. Michael Eades, former MD
Former MD, authour of Protein Po, entrepreneur; focuses on lower carb eating etc., very busy so Twitter feed updated much more than main blog
http://www.proteinpower.com/drmike/
http://twitter.com/#!/DrEades

Mark Sisson
Former triathlete, focuses on eating naturally and well, lower carb and exercising well, including spontaneous and fun ways
http://www.marksdailyapple.com
http://twitter.com/#!/Mark_Sisson

Dr. Peter Attia[former MD, war on insulin blog is a significant side project for him]
http://waroninsulin.com/
http://nusi.org/ [forthcoming non-profit research institute focusing on proper, unbiased nutrition research, Peter Attia and Gary Taubes driving force]

Dr. William Davis, MD
-practicing preventative cardiologist, authour
-I am not sure I agree that wheat is the #1 dietary problem but I agree it is a very significant problem
– added sugar and especially HFCS are probably worse
-processed, high calorie, nutritionally bankrupt diets involve substitution of real food with processed carbs, sugars etc.

http://blog.trackyourplaque.com/
http://www.wheatbellyblog.com/
http://www2.macleans.ca/2011/09/20/on-the-evils-of-wheat-why-it-is-so-addictive-and-how-shunning-it-will-make-you-skinny/

Gary Taubes[a prominent science(lately nutrition) writer]
http://garytaubes.com/

Robb Wolf [Paleo Diet]
http://robbwolf.com/blog/

Dr. Mark Hyman, MD
-looks promising, no firm verdict yet
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dr-mark-hyman
http://drhyman.com/
http://twitter.com/#!/markhymanmd

Dr. Mercola, MD, Osteopathic doctor
-Dr. Mercola can be over the top and out-there sometimes but still has a lot of interesting and valuable information to offer
-his site has a lot of content, organized by topic on the main page
http://www.mercola.com/

Stress is a major problem in most Western countries, particularly because we are living so unnaturally and at a hectic pace
http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2012/04/09/chronic-stress-gut-effects.aspx

[Nutrional typing, does it make sense? Worth looking into?]
http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2003/02/26/metabolic-typing-part-three.aspx

Tim Ferriss
http://www.fourhourworkweek.com/blog/

Arthur Devany
The one, the only, a real O.G. in so many ways
http://arthurdevany.com/ [one of the originals, unfortunately a pay site for years now]

Art of Manliness
Too many men seem to have forgotten what it means to be a real man, which means a gentleman, a scholar and so much more.
http://artofmanliness.com/

Nassim Taleb[Black Swan theory]
Unfortunately no proper website but he has written numerous articles and is well worth reading and heeding

http://fooledbyrandomness.com/notebook.htm
http://fooledbyrandomness.com/

TED: Ideas worth spreading
Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world
http://www.ted.com/

Pop! Tech
Very  much like TED but with a focus on innovating people, projects and ideas at the edge of change.

http://poptech.org/

Khan Academy
-math, science, humanities etc, videos,  test prep. section and a great math practice section
http://www.khanacademy.org/

Intelligence/geopolitics

Nightwatch-KGS
A veteran intelligence analyst rounds up the events of the world that matter daily, very readable, very blunt and direct, fantastic
http://www.kforcegov.com/Services/IS/NightWatch.aspx

Stratfor
Despite being hacked they are still worth reading, particularly the longer pieces by George Friedman, two free reports a week
http://www.stratfor.com/

Federation of American Scientists[FAS]
http://www.fas.org/

Logic development

http://www.badarguments.org/ba/
Magazines worth reading

http://discovermagazine.com/

http://www.scientificamerican.com/

http://www.popsci.com/

http://www.popularmechanics.com/

http://www.wired.com/

http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

http://www.psychologytoday.com/

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~ by notrous on April 22, 2012.

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