For example, I get really annoyed when I hear someone say sharks don't get cancer (I'll save that rant for another day).
From now onward, posts that attack conventionally believed untruths will fall under a series I'm going to call "Mythbusting 101." Ten years ago, Certified Organic didn't exist in the United States.
With a blinding flash and a sky-high fireball, the world's first atomic bomb exploded over the Japanese city of Hiroshima on Aug. The American bomb killed about 70,000 Japanese instantly, and an equal number would soon die of radiation poisoning.
The weapon saved American soldiers' lives and ended the Second World War, but it ushered in a new era of nuclear arms.
People believe a lot of things that we have little to no evidence for, like that vikings wore horned helmets or that you can see the Great Wall of China from space.
One of the things I like to do on my blogs is bust commonly held myths that I think matter.
CBC Archives looks at the atomic bomb, its impact on Hiroshima and its legacy.
Yet in 2010, a mere eight years after USDA's regulations officially went into effect, organic foods and beverages made .7 billion.In the past year or two, certified organic sales have jumped to about billion worldwide despite the fact that organic foods cost up to three times as much as those produced by conventional methods.