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January 8, 2014

 

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Does An Onion A Day Keep The Doctor Away?

As it turns out, the same compounds that make you cry may also keep you healthy.

November 27, 2012

 

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Bacteria Loves Your Mouth

Did you know that there could be more bacteria living in your mouth than there are people on earth?

July 3, 2012

 

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Hungry Lasagna

We've seen many strange things when it comes to forgotten leftovers, but hungry lasagna?

June 28, 2010

 

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What Is Causing A Decline In The Vulture Population?

What is happening to vultures around the world? Why are they declining in numbers?

June 25, 2010

 

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Why Don’t Vultures Get Food Poisoning?

How do vultures avoid getting sick since they are known as nature's "clean up crew?"

February 23, 2009

 

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Sweet Tooth

Every time you eat sugar, in-mouth bacteria feed on the carbs and produce acid that harms the teeth.

August 22, 2008

 

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The Cleaning Power Of Soft Drinks!

Learn how soft drinks can help you clean tarnished metal...

May 8, 2006

 

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Why You Can’t Bleach Sheep

Why is it okay to bleach cotton cloth, but not wool?

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