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8 Myths about Lightning

Do you think you know what to do during a lightning storm? Odds are, there are at least a few things your teacher got wrong -- and believing in these myths can be a fatal mistake. Though rare, lightni…

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10 Cold Weather Tips for Pet Parents

With Thanksgiving behind us, the cold winter months are soon to be in full swing––which means freezing temperatures and unpredictable precipitation. Pets and animals can be especially vulnerable to wi…

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How Cold is Too Cold for Dogs and Cats?

    By Dr. Patty Khuly, PetMD It's cold today in Miami. OK, maybe not according to the standards held by anyone who happens to live north of Florida, but chilly for us nonetheless. …

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HBP and Weather

Did you know that a change in season can cause a change in blood pressure? Well, if you didn't, you may want to watch this video so you know what to do when the weather changes.…

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8 of the World’s Least Hospitable Places

  Whether it be from pollution, extreme weather, or natural phenomena, the following are some of the places you probably aren't so keen on living in. But, amazingly enough, people do! Check ou…

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Animals Are Flood Victims Too

By Heather Buchman, AccuWeather Meet Janey, a rambunctious, yet sweet, young pit bull mix who was rescued from the flood waters that engulfed Bloomsburg, Pa., last week. Her family's home was a tot…

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8 Tips for Drying Clothes on the Clothesline

Save money, cut carbon emissions, and extend the life of your clothing—all with a few bucks’ worth of rope. By Jean Nick, Organic Gardening Line drying is back! True, electric clothes dryer…

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Frostbite and Hypothermia: What You Need to Know

Brrr.... with much of the nation caught in winter’s icy cold grip, this is a good time to remember that exposure to very cold temperatures can cause serious -- even life-threatening -- health cons…

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5 Fall Plants To Plant and 5 Projects To Make

Every garden has a rhythm that is dictated by seasonal shifts. As summer transitions into fall, and before the big "F" (frost), it's a good idea to fill in the "holes" in your garden design with some …

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Baby It’s Cold Outside (With music videos!)

It's such a wonderful time of year for my family, as we are all snuggled into the EcoNest. My kids are home from their far-flung college and work escapades. That means lots of friends and music in…

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Very feeling and revealing article. I also love fall and dread cold winter months yet enjoy a warm f…