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How Snake Species Evolved To Have Ability To Eat Toxic Newts

Garter snakes and some snake species today are only able to eat toxic newts because their ancestors evolved. What did ancient snakes develop to survive?

Animals June 11, 2016

9 Potentially Toxic Treats: Keep These Out Of Your Dog's Reach

Dog lovers used to giving treats to their pets should be mindful of what to give their dogs. Some food products are not supposed to be given to dogs as these treats can potentially kill them.

April 21, 2016

3D Printed Materials May Be Toxic, Study Finds

The sector of 3D printing is booming nowadays, but should we be worried about its harmful effects on animals and the environment? A researcher from the University of California, Riverside accidentally discovered that 3D parts can actually kill certain species of fish embryos.

Earth/Environment November 9, 2015

Your Clothes May Carry Harmful Toxins That Can Make You Sick

A recent garment check revealed more than just work quality. Swedish researchers found thousands of chemical residues on garments from popular brands. The chemical cocktail stems from manufacturing and transportation processes.

Life October 26, 2015

California Health Authorities Warn Users of E-Cigarettes, Call for Strict Regulations

The California Department of Public Health has issued an advisory that e-cigarettes contain harmful chemicals including nicotine, which is as addictive as the nicotine found in regular cigarettes.

Life January 29, 2015

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