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Beer May Help Fight Off Viruses
2012-12-08 08:26:58

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online If you're looking to fight off cold-like symptoms during the winter or trying to find a way to keep from contracting a serious respiratory illness this year, you might want to pop the top on a cold one, according to new research coming out of Sapporo Medical University in Japan. The study, which was funded by Tokyo-based beer maker Sapporo Breweries, has discovered humulone -- a chemical compound that can be found in hops -- was...

2012-04-01 23:00:23

In celebration of the second straight year of tripling their sales in 2011, Willamette Valley Hops has announced the rhizome sale of the century! (PRWEB) March 31, 2012 Announcing hop rhizomes at huge discounts from WillametteValleyHops.com, Jeff Langley, partner and Marketing Director for the company has announced a Rhizome Sale he calls ““¦the Sale of the Century." They are naming it “The Spring 2012 Grow Your Own Sale," honoring not only the company´s growth...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.