Monthly Archives: May 2010

Toronto Zoo to Turn Pachyderm Poop to Power

I would imagine some heavy duty ceiling fans might come in handy when you are storing waste of this magnitude. The Toronto Zoo is using elephant dung to help solve global warming. Canada’s biggest zoo is asking for bids for … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend! Good News for May 29, 2010

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! The unofficial start to the summer season! Woot! Need any more good news? There’s always time for more good news! Adventurer Leaves NY Career to Walk Across US Matt Green is making a cross-country trek, logging … Continue reading

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Heaviest Contestant Wins “Biggest Loser”

Here’s some motivation for anyone wanting to lose weight fast. Michael Ventrella is half the size he used to be, making him the newest champion of “The Biggest Loser: Couples.” When he walked onto the show’s ranch, he weighed 526 … Continue reading

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Cheese Boosts Immune System of the Elderly

People around my house will love this one…we are big cheese eaters. Not that this has anything to do with clinicallix, but oh, well. Eating cheese boosts the elderly’s immune system! Probiotic cheese can improve age-related deterioration of the immune … Continue reading

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Choices

I was thinking about choices the other day. Actually, my 13-year-old daughter spurred this train of thought as I listened to her bemoan her current struggle with acne. No, her acne is not horribly serious…at least nothing out of the … Continue reading

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Maritime Lawyers

Ever hear of the Gulf Coast Jones Act? How about a maritime lawyer? No? Me neither… A maritime lawyer has the unique responsibility of representing seamen, dockworkers, oil employees, cruise ship employees, and any other employed people who are injured … Continue reading

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Giant Solar-Powered Yacht to Circle Globe

Testing is under way as the world’s largest solar-powered yacht prepares to circumnavigate the globe. The yacht is 30 meters long and has 536 square-meters of photovoltaic panels. The crew hopes this will be sufficient for finishing the 50,000 kilometre … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend! Good News for May 22, 2010

Happy Weekend to you! 19 years ago this morning, I gave birth to my first son! I am happy to say he has grown into an exemplary young man who makes me proud daily. Happy Birthday Daniel! I love you! … Continue reading

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Happy Weekend! Good News for May 15, 2010

Weekend greetings! Hope this finds you in good health with excellent prospects for a happy weekend. Good News time? Yes! Machine Creates Custom Ice Cream on Demand The MooBella Ice Creamery machine uses a new technology to aerate, flavor and … Continue reading

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Flashy Fruits Entice Kids to Chow Down

Did you take your vitamins today? No? Maybe they weren’t flashy enough… Based on a new study, fruit that is presented to kids in a visually appealing way will entice them to eat twice as much than if it was … Continue reading

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