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Toxic Emissions From Crib Matresses May Be Harming Infants
2014-04-02 13:39:24

A new study published in the journal Environmental Science & Technology has revealed that parents may be unknowingly exposing their infant children to toxic chemicals being emitted from the foam padding in crib mattresses.

2014-03-31 23:34:45

Through a new campaign focusing on clean air, Grime Busters is urging families to keep their homes free of smelly and dangerous germs. Gaylord, MI (PRWEB) March

2014-03-31 23:22:04

Spring cleaning doesn't have to be a huge time commitment.

Jumping bristletail Lepismachilis y-signata
2014-03-30 03:00:54

Odorant receptors of recent insects evolved long after insects migrated from water to land.

2014-03-25 23:03:41

Only Goodness Inside Now Offering Complimentary Samples of All-Natural & Long lasting Odor Combating Deodorant, Exclusively Online Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March

2014-03-22 23:04:17

R.R. Lalena Corp. launches a new line of air fresheners.

Human Nose Can Distinguish More Than 1 Trillion Scents
2014-03-21 04:48:03

For decades, experts have claimed that people were capable of detecting 10,000 different odors, but new research appearing in March 21 edition of Science suggests that the actual number of scents detectable by the human nose is considerably higher.

Odor Perception In Dog Brains
2014-03-18 12:43:40

According to a study published in the journal Behavioural Processes, the scent of an owner may linger in a canine’s brain like perfume.

Diabetes, Body Odor And Deer Hunting
2014-03-18 05:21:38

A deer hunter's worst enemy is body odor because it alerts prey animals that a predator is near. The science behind suppressing body odor to give hunters an edge, however, could help researchers develop a life-saving device for diabetes patients.

2014-03-12 08:23:50

Sciessent CEO Paul Ford at Global Pet Expo, JLA booth 3157-3257 ORLANDO, Fla., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Pet Expo --


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.