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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
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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