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Know Before You Sip

A Look Into Drinking Myths Myth #1 – Eating after drinking can help reduce an impending hangover False. Eating after drinking will do nothing, since the alcohol will be absorbed long before the food is...
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Mother Nature Knows Best

The Science of Spider Silk Spider webs are everywhere.  From the ornate death trap spanning two tree branches in the woods to the cobweb in the dusty corner of an old attic, we sometimes overlook the amazing...
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Own it on Blu Ray(TM)

You’ve probably heard these words, often accompanied with “and DVD” on any commercial for the latest movie release. But what exactly is blu ray, and how is different than DVD? They’re both disks,...
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Too High and Dry

Where We Are For The California Drought News of the California drought crisis has been circulating around the Internet recently, fueled, at least in part, by the release of a study by NASA. The study...
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Stem Cells

The Key to Regenerative Medicine There are more than 123,000 people waiting to receive an organ transplant in the United States. In fact, the lack of available donors and organs for organ transplantations is...
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A World Within Us

The Human Microbiome On almost every surface of the human body, both inside and out, are thriving ecosystems of microorganisms: bacteria, fungi and archaea. In fact, there are so many of them that they...