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2012-05-02 20:56:18

Cancer-Causing Food Additives Major Concern for Consumers As with many concerned consumers, a team of University of Oklahoma researchers wondered if the green color sometimes seen in bacon is, in fact, harmful to human health.  Recently, these OU scientists took an important first step in answering this question by determining the structure of the green pigment responsible for this ℠nitrite burn.´ The research team led by George Richter-Addo and Jun Yi, Department of...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'