Quantcast

Latest Hydrocarbons Stories

Global Warming Not Primary Cause Of Svalbard-Area Methane Release
2014-01-03 07:47:38

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Natural processes, not global warming, are primarily to blame for the dissolution of the fragile, ice-like solid fuel substances known as methane hydrates, according to new research published online Thursday in the journal Science. Methane hydrates, which are composed of water and methane, are only stable in high pressure and low temperature conditions, the study authors explained. In some areas, such as in the North Atlantic off...

Tomatoes In The Diet May Help Lower Risk Of Developing Breast Cancer
2013-12-19 08:34:04

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Post-menopausal women may find protection from breast cancer in a tomato-rich diet, according to a new study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). As their body mass index (BMI) climbs, the risk for breast cancer risk also rises in postmenopausal women. Eating a diet high in tomatoes, the researchers say, has a positive effect on the level of hormones that play a role in regulating fat and sugar...

Trio Of Studies Claim Daily Vitamins Offer No Real Benefits To Health
2013-12-17 15:05:25

[ Watch the Video: Multivitamin Myths Debunked? ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Three newly published studies in the Annals of Internal Medicine have found no real value in taking daily vitamin supplements. In an accompanying editorial published alongside the studies, a team of UK and US scientists blasted the use of the supplements, saying “enough is enough.” "The message is simple: Most supplements do not prevent chronic disease or death, their use is...

2013-11-13 23:34:19

Lycopene Skin Care’s Crema Pelle Perfetta can lighten dark spots and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while fighting rosacea and acne without resorting to the potential bad side effects of hydroquinone creams. Ft Lauderdale, Florida (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 Lycopene Skincare, announced the release of Crema Pelle Perfetta in the United States. Until recently, only available in Europe, Crema Pella Perfetta is the first natural skin care product to address multiple skin...

2013-10-25 23:21:18

The Allow Golden Rice Now campaign, led by former Greenpeace leader, Dr. Patrick Moore, is calling on the organization to back up their claims of potential harm. Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 "We believe Greenpeace and their allies oppose Golden Rice entirely because it was produced with genetic science, and are manufacturing reasons why we should not allow this life-saving food to be grown," says Dr. Moore. "We demand that Greenpeace specify a...

2013-08-28 23:27:21

VisiVite®, a world leader in eye vitamins, today introduced AREDS2 Plus+ Gold: A breakthrough macular health formula based on the National Eye Institute’s recent AREDS2 study. Huntington, NY (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 VisiVite® AREDS2 Plus+ Gold is a breakthrough macular health formula based on the National Eye Institute’s recent AREDS2 study published on May 5, 2013. Among other discoveries, AREDS2 found lutein and zeaxanthin were 18% more effective than the original AREDS...

Methane Release From Earthquakes Feeds Global Warming
2013-07-29 11:15:00

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In 1945 an 8.1 magnitude earthquake hit the northern Arabian Sea which released 7.4 million cubic meters of methane into the ocean and atmosphere. Now a team of scientists from the MARUM Institute at the University of Bremen, the Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, and the ETH Zurich have concluded a study on this earthquake and believe similar temblors are also adding to the release of...

2013-07-22 23:04:45

Transparency Market Research adds new "Squalene Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the report; visit http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/squalene-market.html Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 Squalene is a natural oily liquid hydrocarbon found in plants and animals. Squalene is commonly found in large quantities in shark liver oil, as the liver comprises almost...

2013-06-13 23:26:52

New Saw Palmetto Supplement Utilizes Unique Capsule-in-capsule Technology Hoffman Estates, IL (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Dr. Mercola announced today that he now offers a new saw palmetto supplement. Saw Palmetto with Lycopene is a Mercola exclusive — a unique, groundbreaking formula that combines saw palmetto and lycopene in a “single” capsule. Lycopene is naturally acidic, so it is virtually impossible to put lycopene and saw palmetto in the same capsule without lycopene...

2013-06-09 23:01:02

A recent Fox News article examines five foods that have the ability to keep the skin looking younger. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Medical Corporation says that the article provides a good primer on skin healthy foods. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) June 09, 2013 According to a May 30, 2013 Fox News article titled “5 Foods That Make You Look Younger,” the following five foods are important in the context of skin care, because they help keep the skin wrinkle free, supple, and...


Latest Hydrocarbons Reference Libraries

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
drawcansir
  • A blustering, bullying fellow; a pot-valiant braggart; a bully.
This word is named for Draw-Can-Sir, a character in George Villiers' 17th century play The Rehearsal.
Related