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NeoNics Disrupt Bee Flight – Nobody Wants A Drunk Bee

The practice of taking all the honey possible and replacing with some High Fructose Corn Syrup reduces the ability of bees to metabolize toxins, like Neonic poisons that cause them to fly poorly. Continue reading

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Oh Noes!!! 100 TRILLION TONS of Molten Carbon Under Pressure!!!

Oh Dear, there’s megatons of melted carbon under Yellowstone just waiting to leap out… Continue reading

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Hey Guys! Put Down The Advil / Ibuprofen!!

If you are of the male persuasion, best not take too much Advil or Ibuprofen (or any at all IMHO). It screws up how your testicles work. Continue reading

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Do Solar Flares Change Magnetic Navigation? Lost Whales

Do solar flares disrupt the magnetic navigation of whales, leading to stranding events? Is this why they happen “periodically”? Continue reading

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