These Bacteria Can Turn Toxic Metal Compounds Into Gold
An international team of researchers have discovered that a particular species of bacteria, Cupriavidus metallidurans , can actually ingest toxic metallic compounds and still thrive. What’s more is that the bacteria can actually produce tiny gold nuggets as a side-effect.
What is Toxic Positivity and How Do We Avoid It?
Don't worry if you've never heard of Toxic positivity. This is a pretty new concept in the world (or at least a new term for it), and it came up following the "Great Life" illusion people post on social networks, along with the increasing awareness we have of mental wellbeing.
These 21 Common Household Items Are Toxic to Your Dog
In fact, both cats and dogs are more sensitive to caffeine than people, and it is toxic to them.
12 Toxic Behaviors We Need to Release From Our Lives
We are all capable of hurting and upsetting the people around us, especially those we care about. Very often it comes down to how we act with others. What follows are behaviors that will likely push people away from us. Here are 12 toxic behaviors we should all be aware of: 1.
14 Common Plants That Are Toxic for Your Pets
If you love your pets (which I’m sure you do), you should know that there are common house plants that can be highly toxic for them. 1. Hosta Beautiful and green with big meaty leaves, Hostas are used for their decorative properties.
This Non-Toxic Spray Will Keep Your Grandkids' Toys Clean
Therefore, I needed to find a non-toxic solution that I can clean their toys with. Thankfully, this one is simple to make and completely natural.
15 Common ‘Healthy’ Foods That Can Be TOXIC to Humans
Few people know this, but the actual plant that produces potatoes is full of solanine and chaconine, both of which are poisonous substances the plant uses to protect itself from insects and parasites.
WARNING: Toxicity Levels of Fish Rise Rapidly
Water-filtering algae and corals absorb the toxic substance and ultimately get eaten by shrimp, squid, and smaller fish, which store the neurotoxin in their tissues.
House Cleaners You Should NEVER Mix to Avoid Toxic Fumes
Mixing Ammonia and Bleach While most people don't casually keep ammonia in the cleaning cabinet these days, that doesn't mean you don't have products that contain the chemical in your home.
Are Vitamins Harmful? 9 Toxic Ingredients to Beware of
The growing awareness of healthy nutrition, along with access to healthy foods and other items, makes many people reach for the vitamin and dietary supplements shelf.
5 Non-Toxic Ways to Rid Your Home of Mold and Mildew
Tea tree oil Most people know tea tree oil as being effective for skin treatments and aromatherapy, yet few realize it can be useful as a household cleaner too. All you need for this safe alternative is a spray bottle. Mix two cups of water with two teaspoons of tea tree oil to create the solution.
9 Tips to Help You Set Boundaries and Maintain Your Dignity
Respect others’ boundaries People who find it difficult to set boundaries often have difficulty responding correctly to boundaries set by others.
6 Extremely Poisonous Plants People Confuse for Food
And yet, when it comes to true plants, many people drop their guard down for inexplicable reasons. Maybe they are under the misguided impression that because plants are “natural” that necessarily means they’re good for us.
How to Be Optimistic Around Negative People
Avoid Energy-Draining Vampires Some people call them 'toxic' while others call them 'whiners', but we can all recognize a pessimist when we see one, and can recognize their horrible ability to suck all of the positive energy out of a room.
There Are Still Kind People Out There...
We hear a lot of nasty things about mean people every day. But where are the unsung heroes of society? Well, they do exist. Enjoy this series of people NOT being bastards to each other.
These People Shouldn't Throw Stones!
The glass house allows a huge amount of light in, which makes it perfect for plant growers and people who enjoy a large amount of light. When it comes to privacy, large white drapes can be pulled sideways and block the view of a certain room, namely the bathroom and bedrooms.
There IS Good In People. Here's Proof.
Some people just don't care about others. You know it and I know it. But unlike what some would have you believe, they are NOT the majority. Most people just want the best for others, and will spend some time and resources to help others.
People Are Still Amazing!
2013 is barely out of diapers and already we have a compilation of 243 amazing moments caught on video, of people doing the most extraordinary things, from jumping off the highest mountains to meeting whales to flying through the air on any kind of vehicle - this is our second edition of people being
Joke: The Noisy People
"Mother," he replied, "they're such terrible, noisy people... ...The one on that side keeps banging his head on the wall and won't stop... ...The one on the other side screams and screams all night." "Oh Donald! How do you manage to put up with these awful noisy English neighbors?"
In the Wake of the Coronavirus, These People are Heroes!
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (also known as COVID-19), has many people worrying and keeping to their homes. Numerous efforts are being taken around the world to contain this virus, and, thanks to global efforts, the public is able to remain updated .
Joke: Break it Up, People!
A call came over the car's radio telling them to disperse some people who were loitering. The officers drove to the street and observed a small crowd standing on a corner. The rookie rolled down his window and said, 'Let's get off the corner.' No-one moved, so he resorted to the loudspeaker.
The Amazing People of Omo Valley
This photo series offers an incredibly rare window to the people of the Omo valley, who live very different lives than our own, under harsh conditions. But they are a beautiful, proud people, and it is a joy to see them in their environment.
These People Died. This Is What They Saw.
But the stories people tell are extraordinary, each of them 'dying' or almost dying before being brought back... These People Died. This Is What They Saw. photos, near death experience Do you really die when they manage to bring you back? Do you really see what you think you see?
The People at DHL Are Evil Geniuses.
The People at DHL Are Evil Geniuses. funny, video, prank, DHL A pretty hilarious way of using your competitors to do your own advertising for you.