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2014-02-20 23:24:17

Route One Pumpkins launches three new scents in their handcrafted soap lines, which uses organic pumpkin seed oil in combination with other organic vegetable oils, perfect for even dry or sensitive skin. Half Moon Bay, CA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Route One Pumpkins, located in Half Moon Bay, California creates handcrafted, nourishing soaps with local pumpkin seed and other organic oils. Now, just in time for Spring, Route One Pumpkins announces the launch of three new soaps, scented with...

2013-11-01 23:21:38

Flower production with Valoya’s wide spectrum light and other light sources were studied as supplementary light source trial at Geisenheim Horticultural Center, in typical central European greenhouse conditions. (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 The Valoya AP67 light, which drives both vegetative growth and enhanced flowering, outshined in the flower experiments conducted in Geisenheim. The Valoya AP67 light spectrum was tested together with other light sources with regard to their ability to...

2012-07-13 10:46:39

A new study published in the journal Drug Testing and Analysis found that DMAA, a stimulant often found in many nutritional and sports supplements, does not originate from natural substances and is actually comprised of synthetic compounds. The substance DMAA (1,3-dimethylamylamine) is a stimulant existing in various pre-workout supplements and often labeled as part of geranium plants. The safety and origin of DMAA in these supplements is often the subject of intense debate and has been...

2012-05-30 05:26:45

(Ivanhoe Newswire) — Athletes and gym-goers beware: a new study shows that DMAA, a stimulant found in many nutritional and sports supplements, does not come from natural substances and is made of synthetic compounds. The stimulant DMAA (1,3-dimethylamylamine) can be found in many pre-workout supplements and is frequently labeled as part of the geranium plant. There is intense debate about the safety and origin of the stimulant because it was recently linked to the death of two U.S....

2012-05-25 10:04:04

A new study led by scientists in the Department of Biology at the University of York has shown how a butterfly has changed its diet, and consequently has sped northwards in response to climate change. Their study is published in the latest issue of Science. The researchers found that warmer summers have allowed the Brown Argus butterfly to complete its life cycle by eating wild Geranium plants. Because the Geraniums are widespread in the British countryside, this change in diet has...

2011-01-27 12:36:44

Mechanism of spring-loaded seed launch discovered Even by invading plants' standards, the filaree, or common stork's bill, has been remarkably successful. Introduced into North America in the eighteenth century, it is now endemic in south-western states such as California, and the plant's intriguing seed dispersal mechanism seems to lie at the root of their success. Having launched as far as possible from the mother plant, the seed drills itself into the ground by repeatedly curling and...

2009-04-23 07:00:00

HARBIN, China, April 23 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Sky One Medical, Inc. ("China Sky One Medical" or "the Company") (Nasdaq: CSKI), a leading fully integrated pharmaceutical company producing over-the-counter drugs in the People's Republic of China ("PRC"), today announced that it obtained approvals from the State Food and Drug Administration (SFDA) in China for the production of Geranium ointment and Musk liniment for pain relief. Geranium ointment is used to cure chronic...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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