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California Coastal Fog Contains Rising Levels Of Methylmercury
2012-12-05 10:58:48

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists from California have linked rising levels of methylmercury in their state´s coastal fog to upwelling from deep ocean water. Lead researcher Peter Weiss-Penzias, an environmental toxicologist at the University of California, Santa Cruz, was quick to point out that the amount of the toxic mercury compound detected in coastal fog is not a direct public health concern. "These are parts-per-trillion levels, so when we say...

2012-10-21 04:00:35

There are very few skin care treatment centres that offer only one service to their clientele. Many of them have a diverse portfolio of offerings for their customers to take advantage of. Someone looking to receive Botox treatments may also want to get a pedicure or even have laser hair removal treatments as well. Now, Medi Spa in Calgary, this is a real possibility as they are offering many different spa packages as of this week. (PRWEB) October 20, 2012 When it comes to receiving skin...

Nanotechnology Detected Mercury In Water And Fish
2012-09-13 08:47:12

Inexpensive, super-sensitive device detects even low levels of toxic metals in water, fish When mercury is dumped into rivers and lakes, the toxic heavy metal can end up in the fish we eat and the water we drink. To help protect consumers from the diseases and conditions associated with mercury, researchers at Northwestern University in collaboration with colleagues at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland, have developed a nanoparticle...

2012-08-27 23:02:33

After actress, host and beauty icon Kelly Ripa revealed in a magazine that she uses Botox to fight skin aging, LeAnne Rumbel´s Team Rumbel of Rodan + Field Dermatologists announced a new offer on their “Age Assault” package to help women looking for more natural skincare solutions. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 26, 2012 After Kelly Ripa revealed to In Touch magazine that invasive Botox treatments are behind her youthful skin, LeAnne Rumbel, an independent consultant for...


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2009-02-28 22:55:08

Northern Blue Monkshood (Aconitum noveboracense) or Northern Wild Monkshood, is a species of flowering plant found in the United States only in Iowa, Wisconsin, Ohio and New York. It is commonly found on shaded to partly shaded cliffs, or on cool, streamside sites. These areas have suitable cool soil conditions. They are also found on algific talus slopes which have a cool outflow of air and water from ice contained in underground fissures. This plant is also known as Wolfsbane. This plant is...

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2009-02-28 22:50:38

Anthora (Aconitum anthora) also known as Yellow Monkshood or Healing Wolfsbane, is a flowering species of plant with a widespread range, but mainly found in European mountains such as the Alps and the Carpathians. It is also common in the northern parts of Asia. It is a threatened species in Czech Republic. The root of the Anthora, was reputed to be a good antidote, and counter-poison. The plant itself is extremely toxic to livestock and humans. Even a small dose can be deadly. The foliage...

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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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