My interest in the “Giant Canadian Gray Wolves” started when I saw the movie “The Grey” and pointed out to a family member that the wolves in the movie had looked rather large. I’ve seen plenty of wolves up close, and they all seemed awfully small, like a medium-sized dog. A family member told me … Continue reading “Giant killing machines” fact or fiction?
When kids are listening to their iPods, most listen at a frequency their ears can’t handle. Studies show that your hearing will deteriorate sooner than the earlier generations. Headphones that cover your entire ear are better than the little buds that you just stick right in. Those types of headphones are right in the path … Continue reading Turn down the tunes; Save your hearing
The regeneration of Animal limbs is mind boggling. How can you lose a limb and grow it back? It doesn’t make sense. But with many animals this is a rather normal occurrence. To escape from predators they will shed a limb, hoping it will distract that animal so they can make their escape. Sometimes it … Continue reading Regeneration of Animal limbs
In recent years, a popular topic has become the legalization of certain illegal narcotics for legitimate medical purposes. Most popularly, marijuana has been legalized for sale with a prescription in some states for treating an eclectic variety of ailments. Of late, a new illegal drug has emerged on the scene for future potential medical use. … Continue reading Tripping in the Name of Science
This interesting title is based off of a recent study done by the New England Journal of Medicine, which suggests that drinking coffee may decrease the likeliness of dying from many different health problems. These include diabetes, heart disease, respiratory disease, stroke, infections and (surprisingly) injuries and accidents. The study that was conducted in 1995 … Continue reading Drinking Coffee = Longer Life?
Gas prices these days! Have you ever wondered if the kind of transmission in your car could help with your fuel economy? In some cases a manual transmission will give you better fuel mileage. If you are smooth with your shifts. The automatic transmissions have fewer gears than a manual car. But some newer cars … Continue reading Manual transmission Vs. Automatic fuel economy
As a child you probably heard your somebody say to you “Goodnight don’t let the bed bugs bite!” You probably didn’t know it then, but there is such a thing called a bed bug. If you do have bed bugs you probably don’t even know that they are there, an adult is a reddish brown, broad and … Continue reading Bed Bugs
Have you ever wondered if you are getting a good nights sleep? Most people dont get the amount of sleep they need and many dont even know that there are healthy ways to sleep and not so healthy. In fact a lot of people arent even aware if they have sleeping problems when they might. … Continue reading How Your Body Sleeps
Bottled water is convenient, but is it better than tap water? Would it be just as efficient to buy a filter for your water as to spend 2,000 times more than you need to on bottled water? This is an issue in our society today. Although it is thought that bottled water is safer than … Continue reading Is Bottled Water Safe?
picture by: Luis Lima89989 Have you ever felt a special connection to a certain song, or realized that a certain genre of music had an effect on your mood? Truth is most of us have, but do we do not really understand the complete affect that music has on our minds. The amazing … Continue reading MUSIC AND YOUR MIND!