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2011-02-02 00:00:43

Valerian root is an all natural and very effective sleeping aid, but usually overwhelms the tea flavor. Through creative blending and mixing, California Tea House has developed a new valerian tea that packs a punch and is a tasty bedtime nightcap. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) February 1, 2011 Most people in some point in their lives have dealt with sleeplessness and know what a nightmare it can be. California Tea House, an online tea company, has specifically designed a nighttime tea tailored...

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2010-02-27 09:10:00

The flowering plant - purple loosestrife - has been heading north since it was first introduced from Europe to the eastern seaboard 150 years ago. This exotic invader chokes out native species and has dramatically altered wetland habitats in North America. But it turns out it may have a vulnerability after all: the northern climate. Canadian scientists have found that adapting to the Great White North carries a severe reproductive penalty that may limit its spread. Purple loosestrife (Lythrum...

2008-07-06 00:00:12

What a green and pleasant land we live in! After virtually any overseas trip, I am always struck by how green England is - this was especially so on my recent return from a holiday in treeless Lesotho. Now, Lesotho is seriously high, with a lot of the country about 10,000ft above sea level and, despite being surrounded by a very pleasantly warm South Africa, there was a lot of snow about. This harsh climate is, however, not the only reason for the lack of trees, as any wood is quickly...


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lunula
  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
This word is a diminutive of the Latin 'luna,' moon.
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