Monthly Archive: July 2018

A boy ate 150 gummy vitamins for breakfast

Health Risks from Excessive Vitamin A Because vitamin A is fat soluble, the body stores excess amounts, primarily in the liver, and these levels can accumulate. Although excess preformed vitamin A can have significant...

The curse of the Olympic flame

An integral part of the countdown to the Olympic Games, the lighting of the Olympic flame at Olympia is a ceremony of great symbolic importance, one that binds the ancient and modern versions of...

Understanding OCD

If you watched the HBO series Girls, you may remember that the lead character, Hannah Horvath, struggled with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)—a condition the show’s lead actor, screenwriter, and producer, Lena Dunham, has lived with since childhood. Among the...

How to make a cheap flies trap

Easy to make traps catch hundreds of flies in a matter of days. Make your own traps in a few minutes using a jar or plastic bottle, a piece of black plastic, a piece...

The mystery of Bulgaria’s green cat

Meet Bulgaria’s famous emerald green cat, a stray cat seen roaming the streets of the seaside town of Varna. [Via: Getty Images TV]

Calcio Storico Fiorentino

The Calcio Storico Fiorentino is a combination of soccer, rugby and big time wrestling originated in 16th century Florence and played today in historical costume. The four teams of the historical neighborhoods of the...

Gina makes lasagna

Ingredients: Fresh Pasta: 6 cups (768 g) All Purpose Unbleached Flour [Cup to gram conversions table] 1 cup Semolina Flour 8 extra large Eggs 1 Tbsp Salt mixed with 1 Tbsp Water Ricotta Mixture:...