Archives for August 2015

New Solar Window Tech Can Make Any Glass a Solar Panel | Digital Trends

If you’re thinking about going solar, we’ve got good news: your options have just been expanded. SolarWindow Technologies announced that their new cells can produce 50 times the energy of panels commonly in use today. What that means is a faster return on the investment required for a solar set up. CEO John Conklin called […]

Why Moringa Is The New Superfood (treats anemia, arthritis and more)

Have you heard of moringa? This plant is causing quite the stir in the health community. Also known as drumstick or Malunggay, moringa trees are often used in South Indian delicacies for their unique taste and texture. Source: Why Moringa Is The New Superfood (treats anemia, arthritis and more)

Quantum dot solar windows go non-toxic, colorless, with record efficiency

A luminescent solar concentrator is an emerging sunlight harvesting technology that has the potential to disrupt the way we think about energy; It could turn any window into a daytime power source. Source: Quantum dot solar windows go non-toxic, colorless, with record efficiency

Beat mosquitoes with sweetgrass

Researchers reveal what Native North Americans have known forever: Sweetgrass keeps biting bugs at bay. In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death, taxes and the nuisance of mosquitoes. They buzz and vex, they keep us up at night and far worse, they were responsible for an estimated 627,000 malaria deaths […]

People with Tattoos Experienced Allergic Reactions

In a survey made on people with tattoos, more than 10 percent said they developed abnormal reactions as a result, including pain, itching, and infection. About one in five US adults, or 21 percent, has at least one tattoo. This is up from 14 percent in 2008, according to a Harris poll.1 Tattoos have been […]

Nutrition Strategies for a Stronger Sex Drive (and what sex drive killers you want to avoid)!

Trouble in the bedroom? Your diet may be to blame. Sex drive increasing factors: Adequate cholesterol in the diet: Cholesterol is a powerful antioxidant found in animal foods, but it’s also manufactured in your body. It’s estimated that your liver produces 80% of the cholesterol that you need, but 20% comes from the foods you eat. Diet […]

70 Ways to Make Others Feel Special

It’s easy to get wrapped up in ourselves, but imagine a world where we all made it a priority to make others feel special. Here are 70 ways to do just that. There is someone in my life that has an extraordinary talent for making people feel special. I would call him out by name, […]

4 Awesome Tools for a Whole-Body Fluoride Detox | Natural Society

Fluoride is undoubtedly one of the hardest toxins to avoid completely as it appears in both drinking water and countless food items. Fluoride is also present in popular prescription drugs i.e. Prozac, among other places such as swimming pools and hot tubs. So what is one to do? You can certainly take measures to avoid fluoride exposure, but that […]

How to Live to 100: Scientists Crack the Secrets of Centenarians | Neuroscience News

They identified that to live past the age of 100 you must keep inflammation down in the body and telomeres long – which are the part of human cells that affect how our cells age. Severe inflammation is part of many diseases in the old, such as diabetes or diseases attacking the bones or the […]

Want To Know What A Real ‘UFO’ Looks Like? These 7 Astonishing Pictures Will Give You An Idea

For somebody who has never seen a UFO (Unidentified Flying Object), it can be hard to imagine what they look like. Reports of incidents from the military are quite detailed, and if one thing is absolutely clear, it’s that the UFO phenomenon is global and has included many military encounters. Personally, I’ve had multiple UFO […]

How you write these 4 letters reveals a lot about your personality

VIDEO: Your ‘t’ indicates if you’re insecure. According to graphologist Kathi McKnight, your handwriting can communicate more than you may think. In particular, the way you write l, t, i, and y indicates a lot about your personality. Read more: http://www.techinsider.io/handwriting-reveals-personality-traits-2015-7#ixzz3hqk3qqRn Source: How you write these 4 letters reveals a lot about your personality