Science

Elton John & Eric Snowden Are Now Swimming With The Fishes

Betcha’ you’re thinking that with a headline like that, you might have missed some breaking news? What could this unlikely duo possibly have in common and why might they be found at the bottom of the sea, alongside Davy Jones’ locker?

Octopi Have No Latin Etymology, But Could They Be Alien?

Octopi, the supposed plural of octopus, is a favorite among lexicologists. and fans of quirky terms, but there really is no etymological basis for the word. The appellation was created by English speakers out of a mistaken belief that ‘octopus’ is Latin and hence pluralized it with an -i ending.

Are Kangaroos Considered Gauche?

Gibble-fisted, wrong-handers and sinistrals are just a few of the derogatory terms used to label those that favor one hand over another. Left-handers it seems have to bear the brunt of name-calling in a society, which thinks less of those who use the wrong hand for the right things. However, while only 10 percent of humans favor their right hand for writing, throwing a ball and most other daily activities, kangaroos display . . .

Local Raw Honey For Pet Allergies: Does It Work?

Does your dog lick his paws or scratch incessantly? Those actions are signs of allergies with your pet. While some breeds of dogs are more prone to food and skin allergies than others, if your pet's one of them, check out this information on local raw honey for beating allergies that's both safe and cost effective.

Non-Toxic Flea Control Solutions That Really Work

Pest infestations like fleas can make your pet's life a living hell. But short of using countless chemical products to get the situation under control, what can you do about it? If you're prone to shying away from poisons and chemicals, we've got some non-toxic flea control solutions for you to try in and around your home for getting rid of these unwanted parasites and improving the quality of your pet's life immediately.

Goggles For When Life Is Bugging You

When life is bugging your kids they can stare it right back in the face with these cool Uncle Milton Bug Eye Vision Goggles. If the kids are bugging you then send them outside with a pair to keep them out of your hair.

Three Blind (Bionic) Mice, See How They Run (With A Compass)

Actually our subjects totaled 11, and they were rats versus mice. Their task was to navigate that typical maze that scientists are known to design for these types of research studies. However the challenge for this particular group of rodents was to run the entire course blind.