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In Case of Emergency: Who Do You Call
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, alert, interesting, prevention, risk, safety, women )

- 3876 days ago -
A paramedic thought of this idea to enable Emergency Service personnel and hospital staff to quickly contact the appropriate person in an emergency situation by dialing the number stored as "I.C.E." in your cell phone.
Recycling Used Cell Phones
Environment  (tags: destruction, ecosystems, environment, oceans, pollution, Sustainabililty, water, world )

- 3876 days ago -
Cell Phones are giving computers and monitors some competition for the dubious distinction as the largest contributor to the world's growing e-waste problem. Toxin-laden electronics are clogging landfills, polluting air and groundwater!
Ireland's Red Squirrels Under Threat From Grey Cousins
Environment  (tags: animals, destruction, conservation, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, Sustainabililty, wildlife )

- 3876 days ago -
Ireland's native red squirrels could be wiped out by their more aggressive grey cousins brought in from England less than 100 years ago, a report warned on Tuesday.
Won't You Help Little Wasabi? Kitten Survives Critical Surgery at No-Kill Shelter
Animals  (tags: )

- 3877 days ago -
Little Wasabi was admitted to the VCA Animal Hospital with a high fever, and a problem with one of the kidneys was detected. Surgery was done on October 9, 2007. The veterinarian removed part of the intestine and the kidney. Can you help little Wasabi?
Appendix Isn't Useless at All: It's a Safe House for Bacteria
Health & Wellness  (tags: humans, health, disease, study, medicine, immune system, bacteria, gastrointestinal )

- 3876 days ago -
DURHAM, N.C. -Long denigrated as vestigial or useless,the appendix now appears to have a reason to be- as a "safe house" for the beneficial bacteria living in the human gut.
'T.Rex Footprint' Found By British Dinosaur Hunter
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, study, usa, dinosaur footprint )

- 3876 days ago -
A Britain-based palaeontologist believes he has found the world's first known Tyrannosaurus rex footprint, he told a BBC television documentary Wednesday. Phil Manning said he has high hopes the one square metre (about 11 square feet) print, from the
Mesa Wife Reports Her Own Husband for Child Abuse
Society & Culture  (tags: child, abuse, children, crime, violence, humans )

- 3877 days ago -
Mesa Detective Steve Berry called her a "very strong woman." She is a mother of two young children who called Child Protective Services on her own husband. According to Police, the woman came home after a long day at work and started putting her 5-year-
Aging and Gay, and Facing Prejudice in Twilight
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, gayrights, society, elder abuse, sadness )

- 3876 days ago -
Elderly gay people iving in nursing homes or ass'td living centers increasingly report that they have been disrespected, shunned or mistreated in ways that range from hurtful to deadly, even leading some to commit suicide.
The Pornography of Misery Memoirs
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, book, sexual abuse, pedophiila, society )

- 3876 days ago -
Drunken mothers, bestial fathers, pedophilia and incest. They're the titillating popcorn of publishing today. Here,in a furious blast against her own trade,a leading book industry figure attacks the lucrative market in 'misery memoirs'... You may remember
Starting Your Own Compost Pile
Green Lifestyle  (tags: composting, eco-friendly, environment, greenliving, garbage, garden, gardening, waste, Sustainabililty )

- 3883 days ago -
Composting is pretty easy. Compost itself is really just decayed organic matter. Microorganisms, bacteria, and insects break down the plant matter, transforming it into decayed organic matter. Learn all you need to know to start your own compost pile.
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