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To see or not to see

Let’s talk about vitamins and an antioxidant that are important for everybody for having a good eyesight. The trace mineral zink is of importance, as are the vitamins A, C and E. 436 more words

Shopping or not shopping vegetables and fruit (eating or not eating them)

We can’t fix everything but we can fix what we eat – let’s do it before it’s too late! It’s better to keep on being healthy and try to prevent becoming ill. 377 more words

Plant-based Salad Dressing - Carrot Ginger Dressing

This dressing reminds me of a delicious salad at one of our favorite Asian Restaurants, Kuma’s Asian Bistro, in Rockford and in Naperville, Illinois. It is a refreshing, flavorful dressing that is typically served with iceberg lettuce and shredded carrots, but I say go for the gusto and pile on the colors for your salad ingredients. 114 more words


The Formation and Function of Color

by Dave Hanks

The many colors in nature make for glorious views, but color is utilitarian as well as aesthetic. Animals that can see color can utilize color in different ways: territorial defense, mate attraction, camouflage, and signaling. 263 more words


Owls don't just hoot, they also glow

In preparing for a lecture this week on avian coloration, I had organized my notes around the three main classes of pigments in feathers and the structural colors that result from light scattered from structures on those feathers.  264 more words


Pumpkin Pie Pudding .... too much yummy

When you invest in technology and you are not afraid to experience new paths, you can discover new texture and develop fresh and tasty culinary ideas. 880 more words

Anti-cancer Nutrient