Household chemicals
Household chemicals are non-food chemicals that are commonly found and used in and around the average household. They are a type of consumer goods, designed particularly to assist cleaning, pest contr...
Scientists confirm: the ozone hole is indeed healing
Scientists confirm: the ozone hole is indeed healing.
PragerU - There's nothing scientific about demonizing...
There's nothing scientific about demonizing carbon dioxide.
Abstaining From Alcohol Significantly Shortens Life
A new study found that non drinkers are more likely to die early than those who drink moderately.
How Alcohol Abuse can be the worst teen abuse of all?
Alcohol is the most underrated abuse of all time. Abusers seldom realise they are not victims of abuse, but abusing it to the point where it becomes an addiction due to the "kick" it provides and the ...
Mothballs and snakes - Snake Facts
Snakes are for the most part very shy animals and will try to avoid humans... Mothballs are commonly thought to repel snakes, but they are not effective.
FDA Asks How Safe Is That Hand Sanitizer?
Agency wants proof the products kill bacteria and are harmless over time
A Handy Guide To The (Many) Different Kinds Of Salt
What is salt, exactly? When we talk about edible salt that we consume, we’re talking about sodium chloride, or mineral mixes that are mostly sodium chloride. It’s one of the oldest and …
Scientists find a way to convert Carbon Dioxide from air into fuel
Researchers have discovered a process that takes Carbon Dioxide (CO2) from the air and converts it into methanol (CH3OH) with the help of a homogeneous catalyst.
The Troubled Quest to Find a Better Mosquito Repellent
Leslie Vosshall is trying to block mosquitoes’ sense of smell, but the blood-suckers are proving to be tricky foes.
A Scientific Assessment Of The Harmfulness Of The 16 Most Commonly Used Drugs
One of the more interesting news items of the last week came from the release of the Independent Scientific Committee on Drugs’ first piece of research – Drug harms in the UK: a multi-criteria decisio...
What Alcohol Really Does To Your Brain
Everybody likes a good alcoholic beverage every now and again, but you may want to rethink your nightly cocktail. Alcohol might do more harm than it does anything, specifically to your brain. Study af...
How to keep spiders out of your house - Natural spider repellents
Colder weather and changing leaves, autumn is here. Learn how to keep spiders out of your house this spider season with these all natural repellents.Most species of spider are harmless to humans but i...
Mealworms recycle Styrofoam in 24 hours, according to study
New research reveals that mealworms can subsist on a diet of Styrofoam, which could have big implications for the recycling industry.
Mini Carbon-Capturing Motors May Help Lower Carbon Dioxide Levels In The Oceans
To help address the growing problem of water pollution, a group of scientists have created tiny motors that can rapidly remove carbon dioxide from the water. Researchers have developed carbon-capturin...
Mutant Lice Resistant To Most Common Treatments Found In Atleast 25 States
At the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year means the beginning of a search for a new treatment against head lice. New research indicates that half of America is home to a form of head lice that is ...
An All-Natural Sunscreen Derived From Algae
For consumers searching for just the right sunblock this summer, the options can be overwhelming. But scientists are now turning to the natural sunscreen of algae — which is also found in fish slime —...
Alcohol
In chemistry, an alcohol is any organic compound in which the hydroxyl functional group (-O H) is bound to a saturated carbon atom. The term alcohol originally referred to the primary alcohol ethyl a...
Alcohol - Wikipedia
Sunscreen
Sunscreen (also commonly known as sun screen, sunblock, suntan lotion, sunburn cream, sun cream or block out) is a lotion, spray, gel or other topical product that absorbs or reflects some of the sun...
Ajax (cleaning product)
Ajax is a brand of cleaning products, introduced by Colgate-Palmolive in 1947 for a powdered household and industrial cleaner. It was one of the company's first major brands. The ingredients of its ...
Ajax (cleaning product) - Wikipedia
Comet (cleanser)
Comet is a powdered cleaning product sold in North America and distributed in the United States by Prestige Brands. Scratch Free Comet with Bleach Disinfectant Cleanser contains 1.2% sodium dichloro-...
Comet (cleanser) - Wikipedia
Abstaining From Alcohol Significantly Shortens Life
A new study found that non drinkers are more likely to die early than those who drink moderately.
2-Butoxyethanol
2-Butoxyethanol is an organic compound with the chemical formula BuOC2H4OH (Bu = CH3CH2CH2CH2). This colorless liquid has a sweet, ether-like odor, as it derives from the family of glycol ethers, and ...
2-Butoxyethanol - Wikipedia
Mothballs and snakes - Snake Facts
Snakes are for the most part very shy animals and will try to avoid humans... Mothballs are commonly thought to repel snakes, but they are not effective.
FDA Asks How Safe Is That Hand Sanitizer?
Agency wants proof the products kill bacteria and are harmless over time
A Handy Guide To The (Many) Different Kinds Of Salt
What is salt, exactly? When we talk about edible salt that we consume, we’re talking about sodium chloride, or mineral mixes that are mostly sodium chloride. It’s one of the oldest and …
The Troubled Quest to Find a Better Mosquito Repellent
Leslie Vosshall is trying to block mosquitoes’ sense of smell, but the blood-suckers are proving to be tricky foes.
Wheel (detergent)
Wheel is a brand of laundry detergent manufactured by Hindustan Unilever. This product was created specifically by Hindustan Unilever to counter Nirma, the low cost detergent, which had taken the gro...
Wheel (detergent) - Wikipedia