Moderate carbohydrate consumption is best for health and longevity, researchers say. Source: Low-carb diets ‘could shorten life’
Thousands of animal species use toxic chemicals to defend themselves from predators. Snakes have blood clotting compounds in their fangs, the bombardier beetle has corrosive liquid in its abdomen and jellyfish have venomous, harpoon-like structures in their tentacles. But how do these animals survive their own poisons?
A NASA spacecraft rocketed toward the sun Sunday on an unprecedented quest to get closer to our star than anything ever sent before. Source: NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet | CBC News
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