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Natural Insomnia Cures — Infographic

Natural Insomnia Cures

From the company Mattress Clarity, check out this list of 20 natural remedies for insomnia.  While there are many causes (and “cures”) for sleeplessness, both natural and in chemical form, the degree of scientific support for these all vary greatly. Of course with that disclaimer know your results may vary. [VIA]

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Posted by on December 12, 2018 in Infographics

 

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Facts About Breathing — Infographic

Facts About Breathing

We all do it (I hope!), but how often do you think about your breath and breathing and how much actually goes on and changes in your body each time you inhale and exhale?  Did you know that how you breathe can even change how you look?  Check out today’s infographic from The Butterfly Effect Online to learn more. [VIA]

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Posted by on December 11, 2018 in Infographics

 

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What Is the Future of Meat? — Infographic

What is the Future of Meat?

As science in general, and food science specifically change with out evolving world and societal norms, it’s no surprise that some have been working on finding new food sources, especially meat products, that are innovative and able to provide us with nourishment without sacrificing thousands of animals.  From lab-grown meat products, to insect and plant proteins, today’s infographic looks at some of these innovations and how we might be getting out meat products in the future. [VIA]

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Posted by on November 22, 2017 in Infographics

 

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The Science of Happiness — Infographic

The Science of Happiness

Each of us has something different that brings us happiness and it is indeed a unique experience.  However, there are certain chemical reactions in our bodies and environment that can affect how we feel.  Today’s infographic explores some of those.    [VIA]

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Posted by on March 16, 2017 in Infographics

 

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Photo of the Day – 03/08/17 (“Lab Work”, 1928)

Daily Photo — “Lab Work, 1928”

Use the photos posted in this feature for writing prompts, warm-up activities, drawing templates or as part of a photo analysis.

Ninety years ago laboratory equipment and safety standards were a little more relaxed than today!

Circa 1928. “Takoma Park, Maryland. Washington Sanitarium laboratory.” National Photo Company Collection glass negative. 

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Posted by on March 8, 2017 in Daily Photo

 

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15 Indoor Plants to Purify the Air — Infographic

15 Indoor Plants to Purify the Air in Your Home

We spend a great deal of our time indoors, and there are several toxins that can be in the air that over long periods can affect our health.  Today’s infographic examines some of these toxins, then give suggestions for some low-maintenance plants that can be used as air purifiers to keep your air healthy.  [VIA]

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Posted by on March 6, 2017 in Infographics

 

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The Deepest Places on Earth — Infographic

The Deepest Places on Earth

Most of the time we humans are thinking about going higher, and building bigger.  However, there is much that lies below our feet.  Today’s infographic shows some of the deepest places we know exist, or have explored, and even built to in the earth.  [VIA]

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Posted by on February 28, 2017 in Infographics

 

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