Blog Category: Environment

How much meat will I get from my deer?

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Deer season 2017 is almost here, and if you're like me, after every successful hunt you're probably left wondering "How much meat will I get from this deer?". If you butcher your own deer it might not be a number that you really care about. You get all the meat off that you can and that’s that. If you care about the number you can weigh it and find out. But for anyone who drops a deer off at a butcher and picks up a box of wrapped and frozen meat a month or so later i... Read More

You Might Not Be Sick After All:

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Imagine that you are living in South Florida and you decide to get tested for Zika. The test comes back positive. How likely is it that you actually have Zika? You may initially think that this is a simple question to answer; if you tested positive then you must have Zika. Right? However, as you think about it more, you realize that there is a possibility that there might be a false alarm. So you realize that it isn’t a certainty that you have the disease, and y... Read More