Daily Archives: April 20, 2008

The Scorpion King? No, The Scorpion Muncher!


The Scorpion King …. Scorpion Muncher Originally uploaded by JoeDuck Scorpions on a stick were sold by some of the Beijing street vendors. Deep fried they didn’t taste bad at all – sort of a mild crunchiness.

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World Malaria Day is April 25th


Malaria is one of the most persistent yet solvable problems on earth, and progress has been made as awareness increases.    Netting, cheap drugs, and anti-mosquito programs all have a role to play and the cost of these measures pales in comparison to what … Continue reading

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