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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Cancer Cases Expected to Rise by 2030

Written on June 04, 2012 by Lulu

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Cancer cases will be up by 75% in 184 countries by 2030

Cancer cases are most likely to increase by 75% by 2030. Fortunately, most of these cases are entirely preventable.

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Driving Sleepy is as Bad as Driving Drunk

Written on June 01, 2012 by Lulu

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Studies show that four hours of sleep loss can cause "impairment as much as drinking a six pack".

Driving sleepy is like driving drunk, according to a new study.

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Amanda Bynes, Suffering from a Graver Problem

Written on April 10, 2012 by Avlya Jaie

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Actress Amanda Bynes, was arrested for DUI, last Week in West Hollywood

Just last week, Amanda Bynes was arrested by the police for driving under the influence of alcohol. Bynes was driving along West Hollywood when she was arrested and attempted to escape, hitting the police car in process.

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47% of Facebook users have profanity on their walls –Study

Written on May 25, 2011 by R. Depp

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Up to 47% of Facebook users have profanity on their walls, according to a recent study.

Reppler, a month-old firm is a social media monitoring service designed to keep users’ social reputation clean and safe, released Monday the results of survey of 30,000 Facebook users. The results show that 47% of the users have profanity on their walls. Eighty percent of the users have at least one comment or wall post with profanity from a friend. Fifty six percent of the time, posts and comments with profanity on a user’s Facebook wall come from their friends.

Walls seem to be the choice for the users when it comes to expressing their profane thoughts, versus in their comments. The most common was the F word which includes all its various iterations, followed by the word “sh*t” and “b*itch” and their different versions.

Despite the fact that the results show that obscenities are out of control on the social network, they pale in comparison to drinking references. America’s Journal of Men’s Health found in their study that male undergrad students reference alcohol in their profiles 85.53% of the time. In addition, the study found that the students also tended to have more friends than those who didn’t mention alcohol in their profiles.

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