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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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Reversing Aging of Mouse Blood Vessels & Muscles

Vascular aging in mice is shown to be reversible. Exercise and Dietary Restriction help change particular metabolic signalling molecules (NAD+-H2S) and a particular adjunct is shown to enhance this reversal of vascular aging. Continue reading

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