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New study on UV Radiation

An article in The Guardian by palaeobotanist Susie Lydon covering a new study on the history of UV radiation on Earth.

A mixture of pollen viewed under a scanning electron microscope (and artificially coloured!). 57 more words

#DrawingofTheWeek: Julia Thomson and Ingrid Morley!

MASScot’s education project has allowed us to talk to 17,000 children about #SunSafety.

As we’ve seen over the past few months, these sun savvy kids are also talented artists, and we love sharing their colourful creations with you.   55 more words

Advantages and Disadvantages of ultra violet Rays.

The effects of UV radiations in terms of its harmful potential has been widely Show cased. UV radiations of various intensity and wavelength are employed for different purpose. 118 more words


Cold Weather Affects on Lupus.....

Getting through the winter months can be painful. Here are some tips and tricks to try and make it a little easier.

* Stay as active as possible: Keeping joints and muscles warm and flexible helps keep the pain and inflammation down. 301 more words

Lupus Awareness

Flare Triggers...👿👿👿

What are common triggers for a Lupus flare?
While a person’s genes may increase the chance that he or she will develop Lupus, it takes some kind of environmental trigger to set off the illness or to bring on a flare. 108 more words

Lupus Awareness

Sunbeds and Evolving Attitudes: Complex & Important to Understand

During this weekend’s event, we had some interesting conversations with members about changing attitudes to tanning beds since the 1970’s.  We talked about how it’s important to understand the risks haven’t always been as apparent as they were.   212 more words

can't get your eyes off it (Internet)

The internet may be a big DEAL when it comes to well…uh…every thing like games, maps, yahoo, email, or even youtube right so it is a BIG DEAL but can’t get my eyes off it…ARGH… 35 more words

UV Rays