PONDER Project: Building brain muscle

Published: 22Oct2012

Our brains, as much as our bodies, need exercise. And if you build brain muscle, you protect yourself from neurodegenerative diseases  - like Alzheimer's. Jens Pruessner, the director of the McGill...

Joe Schwarcz: No need to be wary about wash-and-wear

Published: 22Oct2012

Some of you may find this surprising, but I don't mind ironing. Unlike giving a lecture, writing a column or appearing on TV or radio, you get immediate gratification. You see the results of your...