START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Raven's News

Science & Tech

Boiled Peanuts Pack Big Antioxidant Punch
Science & Tech  (tags: )

- 2898 days ago -
Boiled peanuts, a regional treat from the southern United States, may be as healthy as they are delicious. Alabama scientists report that boiling these legumes imbues them with more antioxidants than roasted peanuts or peanut butter.
Scientific Study: Craving for Chocolate May Originate in Digestive System Bacteria
Science & Tech  (tags: chocolate, gut bacteria, metabolic byproducts, food craving )

- 2918 days ago -
People who crave chocolate have colonies of a specific type of bacteria in their guts. Comparing men who did and didn't eat chocolate, researchers found that a dozen substances were sginificantly different in their metabolic blood and urine byproducts.
Science & Tech  (tags: LSD, psychedelic research, US, Canada, Psychedelics, Science, Studies, discovery, humans, world, interesting )

- 2932 days ago -
Dr. John Beresford died on September 2, 2007 in a hospital in Canada. British-born John Beresford began his psychedelic research interests in 1961, when he resigned his post as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the New York Medical College and......
Revealing the Workings of 'Mother Nature's Blowtorch'
Science & Tech  (tags: atoms, discovery, energy, environment, molecules, research, science, scientists, study, technology )

- 2944 days ago -
ANN ARBOR, Mich.--Using atom-level imaging techniques,researchers have revealed important structural details of an enzyme system known as "Mother Nature's blowtorch" for its role in helping the body efficiently break down many drugs and toxins.
Care2 - Something for Your Computer or a Friends Care2 Computer
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, computers, Gizmos, google, internet, universe, world, space, technology, science )

- 2944 days ago -
Five steps to keep Your Care2 Computer happy so you can continue your work in this community. We just updated the FREE report 5 Steps to a Happy Computer, so we'd like you to be among the first to know, and get your copy.
Doctors Lose Their White Coats in Fight Against Superbugs
Science & Tech  (tags: negligence, lies, health, MSRA, infection, environment, health, humans, interesting, medicine, safety, study )

- 2944 days ago -
The long-sleeved white coat of doctors is set to go in the latest attack on hospital superbugs...
Polar Bears Feel Heat of Climate Change
Science & Tech  (tags: )

- 2948 days ago -
The world's polar bear population could be reduced by two-thirds within 50 years if predictions of melting sea ice hold true, a new report says. And the fate of polar bears may be bleaker still. This is because sea ice in the Arctic may
New Diseases From Insects Hit People Like Plague
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, study, health, diseases, insects, discovery, environment, interesting )

- 2956 days ago -
Scientists have traced the first steps in the way some new diseases emerge, and how harmless bacteria living in insects become dangerous disease-causing bugs which can affect humans, like the plague or anthrax....
Teen Trades Hacked IPhone for New Car
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, discovery, interesting, life, internet, technology, brain, science, Gizmos, cars )

- 2964 days ago -
SAN FRANCISCO - The teenage hacker who managed to unlock the iPhone so that it can be used with cellular networks other than AT&T will be trading his reworked gadget for a new car.
Scientists Turn Cow Waste Into Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, energy, electricity )

- 2962 days ago -
Scientists have generated renewable electricity using natural materials that are cheap and plentiful - cow manure and stomach juices
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more
Raven's contributions
Stories submitted:
Front Page stories:
Noted in Past Week:
Analyst Ratio* : 0%
* Analyst Ratio is based on success in Note-ing news stories in the past week that make the Front Page, before they are promoted to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!