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Mites Living On Your Face; Can Only Be Detected When They Poop
By September 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Mites Living On Your Face; Can Only Be Detected When They Poop

Scientists have recently discovered tiny spiders living on our faces. Actually, they’re called faced mites and they live on virtually every human on the planet.   According to researchers, no matter how much you wash your face the mites are here to stay. Scientists have discovered that your face’s pores are home to organisms that […]

New Chemical Process Could Make Ammonia a Practical Car Fuel
By June 26, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

New Chemical Process Could Make Ammonia a Practical Car Fuel

A startling new discovery made by scientists at the UK’s Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC), is proving a truly viable solution to the challenges of storage and cost of alternative fuel. The discovery uses ammonia as a clean and secure hydrogen-containing energy source in order to produce hydrogen on-demand. Researchers claim that a two-liter reaction chamber […]

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How a Team of Veterinarians Save This Mauled Lion
By June 17, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

How a Team of Veterinarians Save This Mauled Lion

A wounded lioness almost had her entire leg ripped off when a male buffalo gored her. But emergency veterinarians came to her aid in the middle of the Masai Mara Nature Reserve in Kenya. When they heard about Siena’s life-threatening and incredibly painful injuries, the staff at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust sprung into action. […]

What If Humans Could Get Along As Well As This Deer and This Dog?
By June 16, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

What If Humans Could Get Along As Well As This Deer and This Dog?

A video going around social media, purporting to be a random approach of a wild deer to an unsuspecting family dog is actually a bit more interesting. You might never expect a dog and a deer to be so close as these two. But when a helpless fawn was abandoned by her mother on Isobel […]

This Invention Could Change Everything For Green Energy
By June 4, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

This Invention Could Change Everything For Green Energy

Up until now, windmills have been a problem. The staple of green technology is great at producing energy, but unless they are positioned miles away from crowded urban centers, the sounds made by a wind turbine’s blades create noise pollution that’s difficult for residents to ignore. But now, a Rotterdam-based company has found a solution. […]

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