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Michigan health officials warn of increasing norovirus cases – Detroit Free Press

Michigan health officials warn of increasing norovirus cases – Detroit Free Press

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Michigan health officials warn of increasing norovirus cases The virus, which often peaks during the winter, causes vomiting, diarrhea and stomach cramping. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent to your friend’s email address. Posted! A link has […]

Hubble captures awe-inspiring PHOTO of Triangulum galaxy that spans 19,400 light-years – RT

Hubble captures awe-inspiring PHOTO of Triangulum galaxy that spans 19,400 light-years – RT

As the holiday season draws to a close, the Hubble telescope has provided one truly massive parting gift: an immensely detailed photo of one of our galactic neighbors that spans 19,400 light-years across. The massive mosaic image of the Triangulum galaxy (M33) was released on January 7 and shows one of dozens of our celestial […]

New Theory Suggests Charles Darwin Suffered from Lyme Disease – Gizmodo

New Theory Suggests Charles Darwin Suffered from Lyme Disease – Gizmodo

During his lifetime, Charles Darwin complained of so many different ailments that it’s no small miracle the pioneering evolutionary biologist got any work done. Historians have struggled to understand the exact nature of his illness or illnesses, but new research suggests one potentially obvious malady has been overlooked: Lyme disease. That Charles Darwin, born in […]

2019 blood moon hitting on same day as 2018 – WND.com

2019 blood moon hitting on same day as 2018 – WND.com

In 2014 and 2015, the world witnessed four consecutive total eclipses of the moon, known as a tetrad. Pastor Mark Biltz, the man who discovered that such events historically have been accompanied by significant developments for the nation of Israel, is keeping an eye on the next lunar eclipse, Jan. 30. It’s called a “super blood wolf moon eclipse” […]

Trouble in Paradise: Coconut Oil Prices Are Slipping and Sliding – The Wall Street Journal

Trouble in Paradise: Coconut Oil Prices Are Slipping and Sliding – The Wall Street Journal

HONG KONG—Coconut oil prices have dropped by more than half over the past year as the commodity, which is high in saturated fat, has fallen out of favor in kitchens and factories. The health benefits of coconut oil have been challenged by the American Heart Association and other organizations in recent years and that has […]

Study: Sahara Changed from Wet to Dry Every 20,000 Years – Voice of America

Study: Sahara Changed from Wet to Dry Every 20,000 Years – Voice of America

A new study suggests climate conditions in the Sahara Desert have changed from wet to dry about every 20,000 years. The study was carried out by scientists at America’s Massachusetts Institute of Technology, or MIT. Findings were published in the journal Science Advances. The research was partly funded by the National Science Foundation. The Sahara […]

The five most addictive substances in the world – CNN

The five most addictive substances in the world – CNN

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New $1 test prevents overdose deaths, but Michigan doesn't have many – Detroit Free Press

New $1 test prevents overdose deaths, but Michigan doesn't have many – Detroit Free Press

CLOSE The opioid crisis in the United States continues to take center stage as the National Institute on Drug Abuse says more than 115 people die of an opioid overdose every day. Buzz60 Fentanyl test strips can determine whether street drugs contain fentanyl. Fentanyl is the mostly deadly drug in America, the CDC said. (Myung […]

Milky Way to face a one-two punch of galaxy collisions – Ars Technica

Milky Way to face a one-two punch of galaxy collisions – Ars Technica

Enlarge / A simulation of galaxies forming in the early Universe. By chance, some of them experience a history that’s similar to the Milky Way’s. If our knowledge of galaxy structures was limited to the Milky Way, we’d get a lot of things wrong. The Milky Way, it turns out, is unusual. It’s got a […]

Global Thinkers Make Big, Bold Predictions About The World In 2019 : Goats and Soda – NPR

Global Thinkers Make Big, Bold Predictions About The World In 2019 : Goats and Soda – NPR

Demonstrators ransacked this Ebola transit center in Beni in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where the struggle to control the disease — and the protests it has sparked — will be part of the global health landscape in 2019. Alexis Huguet /AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Alexis Huguet /AFP/Getty Images Demonstrators ransacked this Ebola […]