Articles and researches

January 9, 2020

How much should we worry about pyrethrins and pyrethroids? | MNN

The problem with pesticides is that they can be dangerous to more than the pests they’re targeting. You’ve likely heard of pyrethrins and pyrethroids. They are […]
January 8, 2020

Talc powder has no significant link to ovarian cancer, study finds | MNN

Talcum powder has made headlines in recent years as medical research and high-profile court cases have questioned whether using powder in the genital area can cause […]
January 8, 2020

5 alternatives to talc powder | MNN

Talcum powder has been in the news often over the last few years, pushing many people to question their personal routines. And for good reason — […]
January 8, 2020

Infamous nuclear disaster site transforms into unlikely refuge for animals | MNN

Whether it’s the unforgiving climes of Antarctica or the deepest ocean depths, animals have a way of finding places where humans dare not tread — and […]
January 8, 2020

Birds and bats have strange gut bacteria, and it might help them fly | MNN

We humans are relatively obsessed with the state of our gut bacteria. We have somewhere between 300 to 500 types of bacteria living in our digestive […]
January 8, 2020

5 growing environmental nonprofits to support in 2020

With the new year already upon us, the need for efficient organizations battling the climate emergency is only growing. According to the Council of Nonprofits, 92% […]
January 8, 2020

4 ways exercise is good for your brain | MNN

We already know that exercise is good for our bodies. Daily exercise fights the loss of muscle tone and flexibility that creeps up with age. And […]
January 8, 2020

Fires in Australia create dangerous weather conditions

Authorities warn that the unprecedented ferocity of Australia’s wildfires can produce extreme weather systems — dangerous and unpredictable conditions known as cumulonimbus flammagenitus, or pyrocumulonimbus (pyroCb) clouds. These pyroCb […]