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Sweet and Sour Stories of Citrus

UCR researchers are uncovering hidden histories to help California Citrus State Historic Park tell a more inclusive story of the region’s citrus industry and use creative means to draw attention to it. This image is from “Manos, Espaldas y Blossoms ...

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Grünlippmuschel (Perna canaliculus)

  Grünlippmuschel (Perna canaliculus) Neuseeland gilt als Land der Kiwis und der endlosen Weiten, doch die Küstenregionen halten noch einen natürlichen Schatz verborgen, die neuseeländische Grünlippmuschel (lat. Perna canaliculus). Ihr Extrakt enthält spezielle Wirkstoffe wie Antioxidantien und Fettsäuren, die nachgewiesenermaßen ...

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Food and your life stages

  Food and your life stages Our nutritional needs change with different life stages. To be fit and healthy, it is important to take into account the extra demands placed on your body by these changes. To meet your body’s ...

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A poem by Emma Lazarus: August Moon

  August Moon Look! the round-cheeked moon floats high, In the glowing August sky, Quenching all her neighbor stars, Save the steady flame of Mars. White as silver shines the sea, Far-off sails like phantoms be, Gliding o’er that lake ...

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The Bittersweet Story of Vanilla

Vanilla has risen to become one the most popular and costly spices in existence. (Zoonar GmbH / Alamy) Click for a full size image   The Bittersweet Story of Vanilla Today, less than 1 percent of vanilla flavoring comes from ...

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Emily Dickinson, on the screen

  Emily Dickinson, on the screen Director Terence Davies visits to show new film, explain affinity with famed poet By Jill Radsken, Harvard Staff Writer Terence Davies comes to the Harvard Film Archive Monday for a screening of “A Quiet ...

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Rhodiola Benefits

  Rhodiola Benefits Rhodiola rosea is a remarkable herb that has a wide and varied history of uses. It is thought to strengthen the nervous system, fight depression, enhance immunity, elevate the capacity for exercise, enhance memory, aid weight reduction, ...

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Evening Primrose Oil Benefits

  Evening Primrose Oil Benefits Evening primrose oil has been called the most sensational preventive discovery since vitamin C. It contains the pain relieving compound phenylalanine and is increasingly being used to treat chronic headaches. It is currently being studied ...

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Gesundheitliche Vorteile Von Löwenzahn

  Gesundheitliche Vorteile Von Löwenzahn Zu den gesundheitlichen Vorteilen von Löwenzahn gehören Linderung von Lebererkrankungen, Diabetes, Harnwege, Akne, Gelbsucht, Krebs und Anämie. Es hilft auch bei der Aufrechterhaltung der Knochen, bei der Hautpflege und ist ein Vorteil beim Abnehmen. Diese ...

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13 Surprising Benefits of Dandelion

  13 Surprising Benefits of Dandelion The health benefits of dandelion include relief from liver disorders, diabetes, urinary disorders, acne, jaundice, cancer and anemia. It also helps in maintaining bone health, skin care and is a benefit to weight loss ...

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How to Safely Handle and Cook Meat

Click for a full size image   Make Meat Safety a Household Priority How to Safely Handle and Cook Meat From gatherings that include ham, turkey or roast beef, to informal meals of burgers or steak at a barbecue, meat ...

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