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Pilot Study: Can Laughing Gas Be Used To Treat Severe Depression?


A pilot study at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has shown that nitrous oxide (laughing gas) might be a potential treatment for severe depression in patients whose symptoms don’t respond to standard therapies. 175 more words


Dung Beetles: Is Sifting Through Poop Actually Beneficial To Our Climate?

By: Carly Bianchi

From the beginning of the dung beetle’s existence this species of insect has had a bad rap until recently. Seriously, how can a beetle that sifts through cow feces all day really be a beneficial member to our world? 375 more words

Anthropogenic Climate Change

It's like pulling teeth...

We’ve all heard the expression – it’s like pulling teeth. It is used when referring to something that is difficult to do – especially if it is referring to extracting information or the truth from some people. 837 more words


Will anyone follow this route to low emission, low cost farming?

Can we make sure we make the most of the promising ideas people come up with to restrain and adapt to the changes we’re making to the climate? 1,472 more words

Climate Change

I May Be Royal, Cuz I Crave a Different Kind of Buzz

I was on nitrous when I wrote this, excuse me if I go astray.

It’s only fitting that I paraphrase the lyrics of Prince as this story begins on the morning that I am fitted with my very first crown. 1,720 more words