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Your labrador can't help but beg for food. Really, it's in his genes.

When your dog looks up at you hopefully with big, sad eyes, begging for a treat, it can be hard to say no — in spite of your best intentions for …

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How to Find the Right Ground Cover Perennials for Your Yard

Accent your garden with a lush carpet of blooms or greenery.<p>These low-growing perennials include good choices for both sunny and shady locations, as well as options for light, moderate, and heavy traffic.

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DIY Rain Barrel: How and Why to Catch Water - One Green Planet

In this age of dwindling fresh water resources, it’s time we start diverting a little of the pressure off our lakes and rivers, off the aquifers and …

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In autism, the brain's response to speech speaks volumes

When language delays or social detachment mark a baby for a diagnosis of autism, dark clouds cast that child's future in shadow. But researchers have discovered a test that can reliably forecast, some time between a baby's first and second birthday, whether those dark clouds will linger or …

Wood Chips: The Secret to Inexpensive Biodynamic Gardening

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>If you’re passionate about your health, you ultimately will reach the conclusion that the quality of the food you eat in large part …

The Roosevelts who despised each other: The untold story of Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt Longworth

<b>Alice Roosevelt Longworth, Eleanor Roosevelt (AP)</b><p>The do-gooder first lady and the acid-tongued conservative writer battled for decades — and changed D.C. for women<p>Marc Peyser • Timothy Dwyer<p>April 5, 2015 3:59pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Hissing Cousins: The Untold Story of Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice …

New DNA Tech: Creating Unicorns and Curing Cancer for Real?

We have the earth-shattering technology in our hands—but even its inventors worry about its awesome power to alter our genetic future.<p><i>“We have within</i> …

Exoskeleton boot to help walking makes wearers feel 4.5kg lighter

Mechanical engineers at Carnegie Mellon and Carolina State Universities have invented an exoskeleton which attaches to the foot and ankle and cuts the level of energy needed to walk<p>Walking could be about to get easier, after scientists invented a boot that reduces the amount of effort it takes to …

Plants Use Sixth Sense for Growth Aboard the Space Station

The Plant Gravity Sensing study may have implications for higher crop yield in farming and cultivating plants for long-duration space missions.