Wine’s Benefit Knows No Color

More than a decade ago, a land­mark study drove home a mes­sage that res­onat­ed with wine lovers every­where: Drink red wine in mod­er­a­tion to low­er your risk for a heart attack. Now, new results sug­gest that some white wines pro­tect the heart just as well, at least in rats.

Web 2.0, meet Astroturf 2.0

A new report from the non-prof­it group Com­mon Cause details the ways that indus­try groups are set­ting up fake grass­roots orga­ni­za­tions (aka “astro­turf” orga­ni­za­tions) to join the fight against Net neu­tral­i­ty legislation.