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Peppermint Oil Promotes Hair Growth without Toxic Signs

Abstract<p>Peppermint (<i>Mentha piperita</i>) is a plant native to Europe and has been widely used as a carminative and gastric stimulant worldwide. This …

Autism severity linked to genetics, ultrasound, data analysis finds

For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy is linked to …

Autism

KFC secret recipe revealed? Colonel Sanders' nephew shows off list of 11 herbs and spices

It may well count as one of corporate America’s most closely guarded secrets, but the recipe for KFC’s signature ‘original’ fried chicken may just …

'NodPod' Chin Hammock Provides A Comfy Way To Snooze On Flights

Ditch the travel cushions. This is THE ONE.<p>Sleeping on long-haul flights is pretty much impossible, unless you’ve spent mega bucks on flying First …

Go Ahead, Drink The Water!

The magnificent fresh water reservoir of Montsouris (<i>Le réservoir de Montsouris</i>), inside the belly of Paris, is one of the several receptacles the large city keeps under check to make sure all Parisians and visitors alike can get a glass of clean water.<p>The Réservoir, sometimes also called <i>Le</i> …

Whatever You Do, Don't Look Down From This Terrifying Glass Skywalk

Got vertigo?<p>China’s newest glass-bottomed walkway is a real hair raiser.<p>Situated off the side of China’s Tianmen Mountain, the 100-meter-long, 1.6-meter-wide skywalk is situated high above Hunan’s Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. Dubbed the “Coiling Dragon Cliff” skywalk, the clear glass walkway …

China

This small slice of the night sky contains 48,741 galaxies

This image makes me feel so incredibly small.<p>Each of these 48,741 dots represents a galaxy. Each galaxy is a collection of billions of stars. The stars themselves trap untold planets, asteroids, and possibly even life in their gravitational clutches.<p>But this image, which is just one-twentieth of …

The Best Secret Islands in Italy

Coastal hideaways for travelers looking for absolute serenity.<p>Everyone’s heard of Sicily, Sardinia and fashionable Capri, but when it comes to …

Art Hostel, Leeds: hotel review

Leeds has always been an unusually style-conscious city. It loves hot trends. In the 1990s, its clubs Back To Basics and Vague popularised glam clubbing and, famously, Leeds was the first city outside London to get a Harvey Nics. More recently (check this, Dalston!), its huge Trinity shopping …

England

4 Science-Backed Methods to Stop Procrastinating

The post 4 Science-Backed Methods to Stop Procrastinating appeared first on Trello Blog.You have a huge deadline hanging over your head, and you know …

Procrastination