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Buildings That “Eat” Smog?

According to the World Health Organization, air pollution caused seven million deaths in 2012. CNN recently reported that over half of 1,600 cities surveyed exceed safe limits. The American Lung Assoc…

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Eat Like a Gladiator – Go Vegetarian

The gladiators of Rome are known for being tough, strong warriors, apart from the average Roman. Historic sources also report that the gladiators' diet was different from what the "normal population" …

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Meet the Dog That’s Allergic to People

When Adam, a Black Labrador, arrived at the Lucky Dog Retreat Rescue in Indianapolis, his skin was cracked and hair was falling out. He couldn't stop scratching and biting himself and his caregivers w…

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Donkey Mooches of Snuggle Session for Some Pets (Video)

This donkey wants one thing and one thing only: some consistent petting. Don't be fooled by his innocent snuggling. He has a motive. Related Smallest Horse in the World is Too Small Horses Have…

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Roasted Parsnips

YIELD 4 servings Ingredients 4 or 5 medium parsnips, peeled and cut into large sticks (about 2 1/2 cups) 2 garlic cloves, chopped 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 tablespoon honey 3/4 teaspoon coars…

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Here’s Another Reason to Protect Coral Reefs: You Might Need to Make Your Bones Out Of It.

Say you've been in an accident and suffered broken bones that could only be repaired by adding new bone to them. Right now, your doctor would probably harvest bone from your pelvis or ribs. That makes…

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Do You Eat Too Much Protein?

Proteins are the building blocks of life. They're important for building muscle, helping our body repair injuries, and for basic functioning of our organs. But is there such a thing as eating too mu…

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13 Clever Uses for Vodka (Besides Making a Martini)

I can't think of a better use for vodka than in Oprah's lemon drop martini. But I'm not a big drinker, and have had the same bottle of vodka in my fridge for the last two years. So, I'm glad there'…

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Does Your Skin Need a Detox?

You really are what you eat. I would add that you are also what your skin eats. That's because most of what you slather on your skin will literally be absorbed directly into your bloodstream where it …

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7 Death-Defying Zombies of the Plant & Animal World

The Zombie Uprising is here! Creeping through lush temperate forests, rising from America's floodplains and lurking in oceans around the world, nature's zombies are all around us. Sometimes gr…

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Should Extinct species be brought back to life? (when science makes this possible)

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Thanks 4 the ideas.

Thank you for posting this! Just goes to show all living creatures have something in common!

Poor thing :) some people are to be allergic to, so, Hope the serum keep working fine on him

How cute. Loved the music. Remember to take care of your pets this Halloween. Keep them safe and wel…

Making positive changes can be done in stages so there is a better chance of making it a life style …