Elizabeth Davenport

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Dutch researchers grow carbon-hungry plants to suck up pollution

Air pollution is a problem most cities face, and plants can be incredibly helpful. But what if there was a super plant even better at sucking up …

Pollution

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6 Lyme Disease Myths Debunked

Lyme disease affects 300,000 Americans each year, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- that's 10 …

What Everyone Should Know About Lyme Disease

So far, I've talked to my trusted pal and doctor Kenneth Bock, integrative M.D., about adrenal fatigue and basic supplement recommendations. Today, we're chatting about Lyme disease, which is especially important this time of year whether you live in the Catskill Mountains or Palm Beach.<p>Recently, I …

Hemp Oil and Lyme Disease

Chronic Lyme disease: What you need to know

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 4:46<p>July 2nd, 2014<p>Dr. Richard I. Horowitz, author of “Why Can’t I Get Better?” explains the difference between Lyme disease and chronic Lyme disease, detailing symptoms and important measures to keep ticks at bay.<p>More …

Lyme Disease

Johns Hopkins Launches First Ever Center to Focus on Lyme Disease

Johns Hopkins is launching the first ever Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center that will explore the causes and possible cures for the disease that …

Could You Have Lyme Disease and Not Even Know It?

The scary truth about this sneaky illness.<p>After you get home from a glorious summer hike, you probably do a few things: post photos of the great outdoors to Instagram, take a quick shower, and chow down on some post-workout snacks. But if checking yourself for ticks isn't a part of that routine, …

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Faking News - leading news satire website of India

A few days back, RS Sharma, chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), had disclosed his Aadhaar number on social media as part of …

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

Tribute: The Man Who Linked Climate Change To Global Health

When I asked climate change expert Tony McMichael back in March how he thought the world would deal with climate change, he said, "It's likely to be an extraordinary century and we're going to have to have our wits about us to get through it."<p>But the legions of scientists he inspired will have to …

Tracking the Fukushima radioactivity plume across the Pacific

How long did it take a radioactive plume to travel the waters of the Pacific from Fukushima, Japan, to the shores of North America?<p>The answer, according to a new study published in PNAS, is about 2.1 years.<p>After an earthquake-triggered tsunami damaged the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in …

Forensic Reconstruction Shows What A Skull-Shaped Vodka Bottle Looks Like With A Face

"Drink my brains, drink them all!" it maniacally cackles.<p>Each face contains a skull, and every skull was once inside a face. Crystal Head Vodka, named after its distinctive packaging, has had for a long time no face attached to its glassy bone structure. Thanks to Nigel Cockerton, who reconstructs …

Richard III

Sun Flatlining Into Grand Minimum, Says Solar Physicist

With each passing season, the weather seems stranger and more extreme.<p>Who can argue with a sudden outbreak of the “polar vortex” phenomenon; unprecedented winter drought in California; and summer temperatures so torrid Down Under that even play at the Australian Open was briefly halted?<p>Is any of …

There Are An Increasing Number Of Ways To Invest In Solar Power's Rise

SolarCity—Wall Street's newest renewable energy darling—last week announced that it will offer debt investments backed by pools of solar assets this year. Last year, SolarCity, which is backed by Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk, issued about $54.4 million in the first-ever solar bonds. They secured …

Solar Power

Affordable Solar-Powered Floating Village Planned for Edinburgh

While floating homes have been the norm in the Netherlands for many years, they’re just starting to gain in popularity in the UK. Houseboats are …

Canadian Solar Modules Achieve Highest PTC Rating

Canadian Solar Inc. CSIQ, -4.90% one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that the Company's polysilicon ("PV") modules …

Solar Power

World's biggest solar plant may pave way for smaller-scale renewable future

Tower One glows so bright against the blue sky that even at mid-afternoon in the Mojave Desert it would be easy to conclude it is designed to illuminate the valley floor below.<p>In fact, hundreds of thousands of glittering mirrors, carefully arranged across a swath of desert, reflect sunlight on to …

This Frog Just Wants Love. Instead He Gets The Kiss of Death From A Bat

Poor tiny túngara frog just wants to find a lover. Sitting in the prettiest pond-shallow he can find, he whines and chucks repeatedly, inflating his vocal sac into a painful-looking, swollen balloon. With each tun-gara sound, his balloon swells into the water, producing ripples that spread away …

Zoology

Killing One Owl, To Save Another, Ruffles Feathers

Barred owls are being killed to save endangered spotted owls.<p>To save the endangered northern spotted owl, biologists have begun killing barred owls, a more widespread and aggressive bird that has invaded the former species' territories in the U.S. Northwest. Once a barred owl enters a spotted owl's …

Birds