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Monday: July 27, 2009

Jupiter is Earth's favorite asteroid prevention unit.Jupiter is Earth's favorite asteroid prevention unit.

...Jupiter’s overbearing gravity acts as a gravitational shield deflecting incoming space junk, mainly comets, away from the inner solar system where it could do for us what an asteroid apparently did for the dinosaurs 65 million years ago.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Space @ 7:54 AM | Tags (6) | asteroid | earth | jupiter | meteor | prevention | space |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 13, 2009

Bill Gates holds a patent for preventing and controlling... hurricanes?Bill Gates holds a patent for preventing and controlling... hurricanes?

...describes a process of using fleets of vessels to mix warm water from the surface of the ocean with colder water from greater depths in an effort to cool the surface of the water.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 1:20 PM | Tags (6) | billgates | hurricanes | microsoft | patent | prevention | weather |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 7, 2009

New study reveals that drinking coffee may help to prevent memory loss.New study reveals that drinking coffee may help to prevent memory loss.

Two months later, the caffeinated rodents did much better on memory tests than mice given 'straight' water, reports The Mirror, and their memories were as sharp as the memories of older, healthy mice.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 11:40 AM | Tags (8) | coffee | memory | study | loss | mice | tests | prevention | health |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 3 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: June 25, 2009

Getting gray hair may be good for you.Getting gray hair may be good for you.

Goodie.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 3:45 PM | Tags (5) | health | gray | cancer | prevention | life |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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