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The Hygiene Hypothesis: Are Cleanlier Lifestyles Causing More Allergies For Kids?
Environment  (tags: humans, habitat, science, research, pollution )

- 4270 days ago -
While staying germ-free can prevent the spread of disease and infections, leading a cleanlier lifestyle may be responsible for an increase in allergies among children.
Cell Phones Should Be Kept Away From Hospital Beds, Dutch Experts Say
Health & Wellness  (tags: cell phones, illness, protection, prevention, health )

- 4270 days ago -
Cell phones should come no closer than one meter to hospital beds and equipment, according Dutch research published in the online open access journal, Critical Care. Scientists demonstrated that incidents of electromagnetic interference (EMI)....
All About Plastic - CNN.Com
Environment  (tags: environment, humans, interesting, pollution )

- 4270 days ago -
HONG KONG, China (CNN) -- Plastic, once hailed as a modern-day wonder, has faced increasing scrutiny over its impact on the environment.
Germany Warns Citizens to Avoid Using Wi-Fi
Health & Wellness  (tags: computers, interesting, ipod, iphone, discovery, health, risks, risk, safety, study )

- 4270 days ago -
Environment Ministry's verdict on the health risks from wireless technology puts the British government to shame.
Russian Scientists Discover Radiation- Absorbing Mineral
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, radioactive waste, discovery, science, research )

- 4270 days ago -
It does not yet have an official name and is known only as number 27-4. It can absorb radioactivity from liquid nuclear waste.
New York First US State to Ban Electrocution of Animals for Fur
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animals, animalsuffering, killing, death, suffering )

- 4270 days ago -
"Animals killed to make fur coats and fur-trimmed apparel suffer in numerous ways, but one of the most inhumane and painful methods is the anal or genital electrocution of foxes, chinchillas and other animals,"
Chip Implants Linked to Animal Tumors
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, AnimalWelfare, discovery, interesting, medicine, research, scientists, health, alert, risks, study )

- 4270 days ago -
Published in veterinary and toxicology journals between 1996 and 2006, the studies found that lab mice and rats injected with microchips sometimes developed subcutaneous "sarcomas" -- malignant tumors, most of them encasing the implants.
White House Ordered to Produce Global Warming Reports
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, environment, eco-friendly, greenlifestyle )

- 4283 days ago -
A U.S. District Court Judge has ruled that the Bush Administration broke federal law when it failed to produce two required global warming reports on time.
Greening the Desert
Environment  (tags: greening the desert )

- 4281 days ago -
They laughed and said it couldn't be done. Amazing, and only a five minute watch.
Sony Develops Bio Battery
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, environment )

- 4284 days ago -
Sony has developed an environmentally-friendly prototype battery that runs on sugars and that can generate enough electricity to power a music player and a pair of speakers, the Japanese company said.
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