Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine and other U.S. medical centers have studied the relationship of various markers of body fat to brain markers for Alzheimer's disease, and their findings are not good for those who have fat around their mid-sections, or 'belly fat.'
In the wild, most animals have their special hide-aways; a place where they can hide from predators and feel relatively safe to catch a few winks. Indoors, our pets need special places too, havens away from humans, to rest, play, talk to themselves, or just hang.... Pet Tree Houses, LLC makes those havens with 'special' in all caps... for your dog, cat, bird, or snake.
A commonly held belief is that everything Americans invent goes to Japan to be perfected and sold. That may be true for technology and, yes, some other areas.... But, here's a case where a great Japanese food, sushi, came to the U.S. from Japan, and has been perfected and sold by Americans. It's sushi on a stick, sushi to go and eat as you stroll... and yes, as you drive... It's the Sushi Popper!
Barren spots on your neighbor's landscape? Too busy to toil the soil? Suck UK usually has a solution to life's nemeses, and garden voids are no exception, whether they are yours or your neighbors. Use the new guerrilla gardening technique with the 21st century power of Flower Grenades!
Today, in Science, the first artificial cell was born. Though theoretically, this is the first step in the creation of artificial life, the inventors are focusing their efforts on creating new fuels, effective ways to clean polluted water, and faster vaccine production....
Fireplaces are no longer about burning wood or even keeping warm. They're not just about winter. They are about bringing a lively natural element into our interiors, for its beauty and its contemplative features. And, by using ethanol as fuel, designers have an unlimited range of applications. Here are three of the latest design 'places for fire.'