A giant insect ecosystem is collapsing because humans.

Insects have triumphed for hundreds of millions of years in every habitat but the ocean. Their success is unparalleled, which makes their disappearance all the more alarming Smithsonian researcher and entomologist Terry Erwin fogs trees with insecticide to collect insects from a lowland rainforest canopy in Peru. Photograph: Mark Moffett/Minden Pictures/Alamy Thirty-five years ago an American biologist Terry Erwin conducted …

Toxoplasma 101

[—ATOC—] [—TAG:h3—]     Toxoplasma Key facts • Toxoplasmosis is a zoonotic infection caused by the parasite Toxoplasma Gondii with a wide range of clinical syndromes in humans. • World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that every year there are over 1 million cases of toxoplasmosis in the European region caused by contaminated food. • For women, infection with Toxoplasma during …

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How to make Oregano Oil

[—ATOC—] [—TAG:h2—] Botanically known as Origanum vulgare, oregano is a flowering plant from the same family as mint. It is often used as an herb to flavor food. Traditionally, Oregano oil is made by air-drying the leaves and shoots of the plant. Once they are dried, the oil is extracted and concentrated by steam distillation, but we aren’t going to …

Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve: Self-Consciousness, Evil, and Death Lecture 4 in my Psychological Significance of the Biblical Stories lecture series I turned my attention in this lecture to the older of the two creation accounts in Genesis: the story of Adam and Eve. In its few short paragraphs, it covers: the emergence of human self-consciousness; mankind’s attendant realization of vulnerability, mortality, …

Ice – Extended – now on Musicoin!

  So last year, October 2016 in fact, I was diagnosed with Cancer. I got the all clear February 9th, 2017. Cannabis Oil saved my life. I wrote this while dealing with my treatment. Would love to know your thoughts. Mahir

Healthy, Organic and Bioavailable CBD Pasta Recipe

CBD Pasta Recipe Healthy, Organic and Bioavailable CBD Pasta Recipe by the Silent Chef Using produce I got from the English Market, in Cork City, Ireland, and some of my own CBD oil, I decided to treat myself. It tastes great. Serves two, Quite a nice dose of CBD also! The use of medical marijuana continues to be an emotionally …

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9 Oregano Oil Health Benefits better than Antibiotics

Designed specifically for bacterial infections, antibiotics are medical doctors’ favorite tools against most issues that walk into their offices. But oregano oil benefits are proving to be superior to some antibiotics, without the harmful side effects.

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Thyme vs Oregano

Thyme is a cousin of another common, versatile herb, oregano. While there are some similarities between the two, there are also a few differences.