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Spread of breast cancer linked to compound in asparagus and other foods

Using drugs or diet to reduce levels of asparagine may benefit patients, say researchers<p>Breast cancer patients could be encouraged to cut asparagus and other foods from their diets in the future to reduce the risk of the disease spreading, scientists say.<p>Researchers are investigating whether a …

Cancer

Scientists capture exploding beetles' amazing escapes from toads' stomachs

Bombardier beetles observed causing audible toxic explosions inside toads stomachs causing them to vomit their lunch to freedom<p>The toad’s reaction to the explosion deep in its stomach is not instantaneous. But in time the body shakes, the mouth opens, and the culprit is expelled: a mucus-covered …

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7 Fun Facts About Maine Coon Cats... 🐱

CATS

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For the love of cats

The Meaning of Rose Colors

Roses have been a favorite flower from the very beginning. They are long-lasting and vibrant in color. The varied messages you can send with the …

How do horses see?

The way that horses see if very different to how humans see, we explore some interesting facts about the limits of their eyesight and how it affects …

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50 actually nice things that happened in 2017

We (rightfully) talk a lot about all that went wrong in 2017. But because no year, no matter how disturbing, can ever be <i>all</i> trash, let's take a …

Kitten delivered to man’s door alongside Christmas post

<b>A man was given a surprising early Christmas present in the form of a kitten that was delivered to his door in the post.</b><p>Will Zweigart was handed a …