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Tuesday: October 13, 2009

Giant blobs of sea mucus apparently on the rise. Swim for the hills!Giant blobs of sea mucus apparently on the rise. Swim for the hills!

National Geographic even has a video of the said mucus blobs in action.  Some of these oversized blobs are home to many lovely bacteria and various virii.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Strange @ 2:47 PM | Tags (10) | bacteria | huge | mass | mucus | natgeo | photos | sea | strange | virii | virus |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 19 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: October 6, 2009

A list of the ten riskiest foods in America brought to you by MSNBC.A list of the ten riskiest foods in America brought to you by MSNBC.

The presence of salmonella and E. coli in potato dishes could indicate cross-contamination from raw or cooked ingredients or possibly from raw meat or poultry during handling and preparation.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Health @ 3:30 PM | Tags (8) | bacteria | contamination | ecoli | food | health | ingredients | msnbc | risks |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 29 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Saturday: June 20, 2009

Your cookie dough may come with a free helping of E. Coli.Your cookie dough may come with a free helping of E. Coli.

As always, Nestle advises that you do not eat rough cookie dough. Your mother advises this as well. You'll get worms!

Posted to Weekdaily filed in FYI @ 11:34 AM | Tags (4) | bacteria | ecoli | food | nestle |  | Discuss (3) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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