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2013-09-25 12:23:07

Alarming statistics in the U.S. - Last year only 1.5% of the children's books published were about Latinos MIAMI, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lanugo, a Miami-based company, born from a Latina mom's desire for kids-oriented Spanish language products is unveiling the first book of its highly anticipated children's reading series in September honoring Hispanic Heritage Month. Lanugo embraces the richness of Hispanic culture and supports Latina mothers in the U.S. to encourage early...

Hair Plays Important Role In Keeping Elephants Cool
2012-10-11 19:23:21

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Our ancestors and other species were pretty hairy. They had to be. Body hair on mammals has long been thought of as an evolutionary requirement for survival in cold climes that prehistoric man and the woolly mammoth inhabited. Even today, with the hair on top of your head, you are insulating your body trying to maintain that magic number: 98.6. Or are you? A new study suggests it may do the opposite. Well, where pachyderms are...