talks to Ellen Ruppel Shell, science journalist, about
obesity, fat and sugar. They discuss the obesity crisis
that American's face, and the diseases that are linked
to it. She explains the history and politics that she
sees behind the spread of obesity in the United States.
Shell is the author of "The Hungry Gene".
Todd talks to Lisa Carlson from the Funeral Consumers
Alliance. They discuss the options available for
environmentally friendly funerals. Carlson explains the
three ways that one can rest in green peace.
Todd talks to Patricia Brooks about graveyards. They
discuss the legacy of famous people and historical
figures, as well as other interesting people whose final
resting places have become a celebration of their lives.
Brooks is the author of "Where The Bodies Are, Final
Visits to the Rich, Famous and Interesting"
Todd talks to Petros Faloutsos at the University of
California, Los Angeles. Faloutsos tells Todd about the
virtual stunt artists that he and his team have been
developing. He explains the ability to perform a vast
array of acrobatic stunts, without anyone risking their