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But I Only Had One Beer…Hiccup!

But I Only Had One Beer…Hiccup!

The classic way to tell who is drunk in the movies is seeing who has a case of the hiccups. However, Hollywood did not make this up, drinking alcohol can cause hiccups for certain people even if they don’t consume that much. No matter how innocent you may be, one beer can cause hiccups. What […]

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Technology Vs Jobs: Are We Creating Or Destroying Jobs With Technology?

The “Technology Vs. Jobs” debate and how it relates to eliminating jobs isn’t anything new; as the world continues to advance it’s becoming more and more common. Sure in some cases the latest state of the art technologies does (and have) the potential of eliminating jobs but they also give us the ability to expand […]

False Confessions: How Can Forensic Psychologists Tell?

False Confessions: How Can Forensic Psychologists Tell?

Since 1992, the Innocence Project has freed nearly 300 people from imprisonment because the evidence in their original trials was shown to be tainted or false. In fact, a considerable number included actual confessions by the defendant, only to show afterwards that they were not speaking the truth. The role of the forensic psychologist is […]

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Cool New Technology In Criminal Justice Helps Close More Cases

There is little doubt that the criminal justice system has undergone a tremendous change over the past half century with the advent of new technology. From DNA evidence to greater use of video monitors to other advanced techniques have changed the face of how crimes are prosecuted. The use of new and ever advancing technology […]

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5 Great Ancient Civilizations And Their People

There isn’t anything in history more exciting to study than ancient civilizations, including covering interesting Mexico facts, Peru facts and tales of other civilization, including getting to know their people who, regardless of how we feel about some of their behaviors, can leave the reader in awe of their fortitude and amazing accomplishments. Following we […]

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Little Known Facts about Physical Therapy

Have you heard of Bessie Blount? She was a famous physical therapist that treated soldiers in World War II. After the war, from seeing many amputees, she patented a device that allowed them to feed themselves. Here are some other little known facts about physical therapy you may want to know. The clinician that performs […]

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Which Country Is Home To The Largest Rainforest?

Over half of Earth’s animals and plants live in rainforests (frequently called “jewels of the earth”) which are located in the tropics, the area located between the Tropic of Cancer and the Capricorn, above and below the Equator. In this tropical region the sun shines around the same time every day, all year which helps […]

New Ultrasound System Lets You Monitor Your Car Engine

New Ultrasound System Lets You Monitor Your Car Engine

The world of automobiles is always changing, just like every other branch of technology. Unfortunately, these changes can become a little bit hard to keep up with leaving you out of the loop on what is the best practices for keeping yourself satisfied. For example, did you know that today cars are able to be […]

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Utah’s Newest Home for Learning about the Dead

Have you ever heard of mortuary science schools? Most of us have not and so this qualifies as an emerging trend in our 21st century world. Many questions that have sparked debates on such schools have been left unanswered and more research about this is being carried out to ascertain what these schools entail, why […]

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What is Nuclear Medicine and Why is it Important?

Around the world there are medical professionals who work with radioactive materials that both diagnose medical conditions and save lives on a daily basis. They are commonly known as nuclear medicine technologist personnel and they occupy one of the more coveted positions in the medical field. What is a Nuclear Medicine Technologist? In essence, nuclear […]

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How Does An EKG Machine Work?

An EKG (electrocardiogram) machine interprets and records the electrical impulses of the heart for diagnostic uses. While EKG’s aren’t a form of treatment, they can help doctors diagnose and establish the proper treatment for a specific heart condition by providing a close look at the heart and how it’s functioning. Medical professionals from your local […]

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 2

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 2

In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein – Quoted From KeepInspiring.me In essence, science is a perpetual search for an intelligent and integrated comprehension of the world we live in. – Cornelius Bernardus Van Neil – Quoted From Lhup.edu/~dsimanek Science can only ascertain what is, but not what should be, and outside […]

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 1

Brilliant Quotes From The Greatest Scientific Minds In History Part 1

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. – Albert Einstein – Quoted From BrainyQuote.com Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a ‘genius’ is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework. – Thomas Edison – Quoted from ThomasEdison.com The […]

How SolarCity Is Revolutionizing Home Solar Panels

How SolarCity Is Revolutionizing Home Solar Panels

SolarCity, which was founded in 2006, is revolutionizing home solar panels in many ways with its all in one service for installing these energy saving options in homes, businesses, and government buildings. They are considered as a one stop shop to get and install solar panels for thousands of clients, thus helping these clients to […]