True Strange Library

The curious collection of a slightly mad scientist

Healthy Bacon Flavored Mushrooms?

A Tucson mushroom company claims their oyster mushroom variety tastes like bacon when cooked, but is much healthier. It’s fitting that Craft Bacon Flavor Mushrooms were conceived in Tucson, AZ, … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Camel milk for diabetes (or impaired fasting glucose)

I tried some raw US camel milk yesterday (about 1 pint around 6 pm) and this morning had my first normal blood sugar in a while 87, as compared to … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

How to become pre-diabetic overnight

As far as we know at this time insulin sensitivity is a great indicator of overall health and long life. Research suggests that insulin resistance (where your cells ignore insulin … Continue reading

January 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Boycott these products to stay healthy

November 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Toxin By Any Other Name: Aspartame’s Name Changed to AminoSweet

Used as a sugar substitute and often marketed as Nutrasweet and Equal, aspartame is an excitotoxin that destroys the brain and body. Its use has been a controversial subject since … Continue reading

April 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

NASA Study: Civilization collapse difficult to avoid on current course

A new study sponsored by Nasa’s Goddard Space Flight Center has highlighted the prospect that global industrial civilisation could collapse in coming decades due to unsustainable resource exploitation and increasingly … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

Company proposes meat from celebrity tissue samples

“It’s people! Soylent green is made out of people”, to quote from the classic 1973 science fiction film and Charlton Heston’s memorable line. … Once more life imitates art, and … Continue reading

March 17, 2014 · Leave a comment