Donating Your Body to Science via Willed Body Program

We will all pass on. That is a fact of life. Generally, a person has planned for their passing by way of funeral arrangements or cremation. Instead of burying your body or incinerating it, have you ever thought about donating your body to science? Many people have thought about it but have no idea what it's all about. Well, a willed body program would be what you would want to check into.   Most states have the option to opt as an organ donor when applying for a driver's license. This is not ...


A look at the Fire Science College

Fire Science College was setup in order to provide the service people with a complete degree in fire prevention or administration. The college offers a great deal of skills to those who want to emerge as the future fire preventions and mechanisms expects. This college offers a wide range of courses that are to be followed and supervised by well experienced members in the filed. The distance learning program is one of the advantages that have been brought about by the college. The courses are ...


All About Science And Your Memory

One way science and memory connect is through the side effects of a medication that may cause memory loss. Another way is through trying to improve memory. Take Alzheimer's for example. It is now a well recognized disease that has been under much scientific study. In this disease, memory loss begins when the entorhinal cortex, an area of brain involved in building new memories, loses neurons faster then they are being replaced. The human brain was once thought to have all the brain cells ...


Science V’s Senses

There are people in the world who can gather information on events through more than the five recognized senses. These people, known as psychics, often read impressions left from past events on objects or in an area. Whether the knowledge they gain is through their own translations of residual energies or through divine assistance is open for debate. It is far easier to debunk a person who claims to be a psychic than it is to prove you are one. Psychic talents are not like turning on a ...


A Secret From Science For Youthful Skin

New science reveals that monounsaturated fatty acids (MUFAS) support youthful skin as we age. MUFAS increase the production of a super hormone that signals the body to burn off unnecessary fat. Here's how science targeted MUFA intake as a fast-track to youthful skin. In a recent study at University Hospital in Spain, a controlled group consumed specific healthy fats called MUFAS and, in addition to improving skin tone and supporting youthful skin, lost 56% more central body fat than those on a ...


The Science Behind Popular Skincare Products

Your skin is one of your most over-looked and under appreciated body organs. Your skin controls and protects your body from external temperatures, bacteria, and chemicals from the environment and other external sources. It protects from trauma, mechanical stress, and our own unintentional abuse. Your skin helps with the synthesis of vitamins and proteins, metabolism, and temperature and fluid balance. In a sense, you skin is one of the most important organs in your body with multiple functions. ...


A Brief Journey Through Hat History

A Brief History of Hats At its simplest, a hat is any garment worn on the head, whether for practical purposes or for protection from sun, weather, or cold. Hats have been used in many ways throughout history. They have been ornamental, used to denote a specific social status, used for practical purposes, and worn for artistic reasons. The forms and kinds of hats have had almost as much variance. One of the oldest kinds of hats is the wide-brimmed straw hat. Probably worn to protect against ...


Easy Science Fair Projects Kids Can Do

Doing science fair projects should be fun for the kids. Here is one of our easy science fair projects kids can do that is fun. It needs very little supplies, it also needs very little work, but it will need a little time. It is very easy though and if you have the time the kids will get a trill out of it. In this experiment kids are going to look at how organic matter decomposes. Your kid will see that soil teems with life such as worms, slugs, millipedes and beetles that feed on the decaying ...


Science Fair Food Projects - A Look At Another Bread Mold One

Why do we all love the science fair food projects so much? I think it is because they are so spectacular and we can see the results very clearly. What I think is important, is looking at it another way. The one about the bread mold can be looked at from two sides. One way of looking at it is the growth of the mold itself, meaning growth. The other side is looking at it from the decay side, mold as part of decay. I think the bread mold one as the mold growing is the most well known one, but now ...


Slots, The History of Slots and Slot Machines.

Slots, The History of Slots and Slot Machines. Slots history, started in Brooklyn, in the year 1891, invented by Pitt and Sittman who developed the first slots. In a Casino, Slots is a casino gambling game which is played on a machine. The term 'one-armed bandits' is also called Slots, the reason is, because of the large lever or arm on the side of the slot machine. In the beginning, this casino game, slots, was invented as an alternative way to play the casino game poker. The slot ...