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Why Men And Women Think Differently. This Guy Nails It.

Why Men And Women Think Differently. This Guy Nails It.POSTED 1 YR BY TACOASSASSIN
HTTP://WWW.TICKLD.COM/T/9145583 COMMENTS It's no secret that men and women have always had difficulty fully understanding each other. But no one puts it better than International marriage speaker and comedian Mark Gungor:

Gorgeous New Hubble Image Of Cosmic Butterfly Wings

Gorgeous New Hubble Image Of Cosmic Butterfly WingsAugust 26, 2015 | by Justine Alford photo credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, Acknowledgement: Judy SchmidtShare on facebook65.5KShare on twitter146Share on redditShare on google_plusone_shareMore Sharing Services With so many bewilderingly beautiful examples of these cosmic objects taken over the years, it’s difficult to pick a favorite planetary nebula. But of these stunning scenes, Minkowski's Butterfly has always evoked a sense of awe in me. Never failing, here I am once again hypnotically staring into my computer screen, bedazzled by Hubble’s latest portrait of the celestial butterfly. Officially called PN M2-9, the planetary nebula also goes by the slightly more telling name of the Twin Jet Nebula. As you can see, unlike ordinary planetary nebulae that look like colorful bubbles or piercing eyes, M2-9 is different in that it has two distinct trails of material emanating from a central point. This unique hourglass appearance, almo…

Nanosilver: Naughty or nice?

Nanosilver: Naughty or nice? Questions abound about the possible effects of those tiny antibiotic particles that are showing up all over BY  SHARON OOSTHOEK 7:15AM, AUGUST 28, 2015 Silver nanoparticles can confer an array of colors when in solution. The particles in this image can be used to detect diseases. Others are used as antibiotics. But some scientists are beginning to worry that overusing the technology might cause problems.  EMail Print Twitter Facebook Reddit Google+ GINGER LAB/UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON Silver is beautiful — and a killer. The shiny white metal is a natural antibiotic. That means it kills bacteria. People have recognized this benefit since ancient times. Wealthy Romans ate using knives, forks and spoons made of silver. They understood that silver helped keep spoiled food from making them sick. In fact, historians think that is how we came to call eating utensils "silverware."
Today, eating off silver is more about wealth than health. Still, silver cont…