a thought for Sunday via nytimes: ⚤ up to 40% — nicht zu fassen❗
Der Solarflieger Solar Impulse ist auf dem Weg nach Hawaii. Nun wird es ernst, denn inzwischen ist das Flugzeug so weit überm Meer, daß es nicht mehr umkehren kann! Vor dem Piloten liegen 120 Stunden Soloflug – Weltrekord in spe!
- A note to my anglophone readers: my posts are usually written in English and German - rarely in French ← ↑ ↓ → I am a content curator. Range of topics: art, library, librarianship, literature, journalism, medical science, health, environmental protection, EURO disaster ... ♞♛♜ yovisto video search engine for academic content → http://goo.gl/8Oekd ★ http://www.alumniportal-deutschland.orgpresent
Swiss recommendations on vitamin D intake →→→→→→→ 20 µg = 800 IU per day is recommended! ●●●●●●●●●●●●●● 1 IU = 0,025 µg ★★★ 1 µg = 40 IU ●●● 5 µg = 200 IU ●●● 12,5 µg = 500 IU ●●● 17,5 µg = 700 IU ●●● 25 µg = 1000 IU ●●● 37,5 µg = 1500 IU, ●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●●● U.S. fact sheet on vitamin D → http://ods.od.nih.gov/factsheets/VitaminD-HealthProfessional/, ★ You do nothing wrong, if you regularly take 1000-2000 IU Vit D as a supplement → http://www.netzwerk-frauengesundheit.com/deutschland-das-vitamin-d-mangelland-interview-mit-uwe-groeber/
Ant antennae provide vital ID information, study finds
University of Melbourne scientists have shone a new light into the complexities of ant communication, with the discovery that ants not only
Pollutants in fish inhibit human's natural defense system
In a new study, environmental pollutants found in fish were shown to obstruct the human body's natural defense system to expel harmful toxin
Scientists have discovered a code of signals that regulates genome dupli...
Three years ago, the research team directed by Óscar Fernández-Capetillo, head of the Genomic Instability Group at the Spanish National Canc
Heavy cannabis use associated with reduced dopamine release in brain, si...
In a recent study, researchers found evidence of a compromised dopamine system in heavy users of marijuana. Lower dopamine release was found
Kids face higher lead exposure playing in urban gardens
Cornell and New York state scientists estimate that some gardeners who toil in urban gardens and children who play in them could be exposed
Common prostate cancer treatments suppress immune response and may promo...
Prostate cancer patients and their doctors may want to think twice about the best timing for chemotherapy or radiation therapy in conjunctio
Will obesity reverse the life span gains made over decades of health tri...
New statistics on death rates in the United States appear to confirm a grim prediction - that obesity is reversing decades of steady expansi
Gebühren-Verweigerin: Sieglinde Baumert nach 61 Tagen aus Haft entlassen...
Der MDR hat den Antrag auf Erlass eines Haftbefehls gegenüber Sieglinde Baumert zurückgezogen. Sie ist somit frei. Seit 2013 verweigert die
Want to know where threatened species live? Look to the clouds
Much of our planet's biodiversity is concentrated in hotspots, such as tropical mountains, where knowledge about the habitats and distributi
Tablets at the table can influence child development, not always in a go...
Do you "i-Pad your child" when you go to a restaurant?
Remote Italian village could harbor secrets of healthy aging
The average life expectancy in the United States is approximately 78 years old. Americans live longer, with better diets and improved health
Plant peptide could prevent onset of multiple sclerosis
MedUni Vienna has made a crucial development in the treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (MS): Together with his team and the research group led
Study finds vast diversity among viruses that infect bacteria
Viruses that infect bacteria are among the most abundant life forms on Earth. Our oceans and soils, and potentially even our own bodies, wou
California: Chemical warning may scare poor from canned food
California plans to delay state-required warnings on metal cans lined with the chemical BPA, arguing too-specific warnings could scare store
Belgium Suicide Bombers Identified As Brothers; Confusion Reigns Whether...
Leading news site for global finance, economics, market, and political analysis.