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5 Instagrammers Who Preach the Power of Herbs
In tea, food, or just on your windowsill, embrace the fragrance and fantastic healing potential of herbs.
Wild Forest Flower @wildforestflower
Boreal Folk @borealfolk
Herbal Academy @herbalacademy
Urban Moonshine @urbanmoonshine
Sweetgum Botanicals @sweetgumbotanicals
Reposted with permission from our media associate Healthline.
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By Elliott Negin
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences' recent decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry to scientists who developed rechargeable lithium-ion batteries reminded the world just how transformative they have been. Without them, we wouldn't have smartphones or electric cars. But it's their potential to store electricity generated by the sun and the wind at their peak that promises to be even more revolutionary, reducing our dependence on fossil fuels and protecting the planet from the worst consequences of climate change.
The global population of the critically endangered Javan rhinoceros has increased to 72 after four new calves were spotted in the past several months.
Are tigers extinct in Laos?
That's the conclusion of a detailed new study that found no evidence wild tigers still exist in the country.
Methane emissions are a far more powerful greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide – about 28 times more powerful. And they have been rising steadily since 2007. Now, a new study has pinpointed the African tropics as a hot spot responsible for one-third of the global methane surge, as Newsweek reported.