For about a decade now, I’ve cringed whenever I’ve seen someone selling or buying echinacea. The echinacea flower is awfully pretty, curing a boring yard of a case of the summer doldrums. But a series of three studies published in top-of-the-line medical journals in 2005 —
It’s funny how our political leaders decide what’s important and what isn’t important. I just can’t decide if it’s funny ha-ha or funny creepy. The following members of the U.S. House of Representatives have decided to throw their time and effort behind H. Res. 642,
“Comet to Swerve Closer to Earth than any other Comet in Centuries” So reads a headline from USA Today, with the subsequent article explaining that two comets (named 252P/LINEAR and P2016 BA14) will streak close by the Earth this week? How close? Amazingly, thrillingly close?