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2012-04-04 20:48:25

The first real-world, head-to-head comparison of "improved cookstoves" (ICs) and traditional mud stoves has found that some ICs may at times emit more of the worrisome "black carbon," or soot, particles that are linked to serious health and environmental concerns than traditional mud stoves or open-cook fires.

2012-01-17 20:45:00

Amica Insurance reminds everyone to use space heaters, pellet and woodstoves and other alternative heating sources safely.

2012-01-17 12:37:08

Wood-burning stoves are a popular source of heating in many countries.

2011-12-19 08:00:00

RedCore has added a new electric fireplace stove to its popular line of space heaters this season.

2011-11-11 14:23:26

Cooking stoves with chimneys can lower exposure to indoor wood smoke and reduce the rate of severe pneumonia by 30 percent in children less than 18 months of age.

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2011-11-11 05:54:44

Two new studies spotlight the human health effects of exposure to smoke from open fires and dirty cookstoves.

2011-11-07 19:45:00

Rising heating costs have many homeowners scrambling for ways to save money this winter, including seeking alternative ways to heat their homes.

2011-11-03 07:00:00

StoveTeam International Founder Nancy Hughes will use winnings to continue opening sustainable fuel-efficient stove factories in developing countries to reduce risks associated with open cooking


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2010-09-24 16:20:41

A gas stove is a cooking device which uses natural gas, propane, butane, Liquefied petroleum gas or other flammable gas as a fuel source. Since the gas pipe network was slow to develop, the success of the gas stove on a commercial level took some time to happen. Gas stoves were invented as early as the 1820's as isolated experiments but it was not until the 1880's that manufactured stoves were sold commercially. The first stoves were large and bulky, but over time they were reduced to fit...

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Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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