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Scientists Have Invented New Device to Reap Fresh Water from the Air
...sts have taken inspiration from natures leaves and spider
cobwebs and designed an inverted pyramid that can ...ration from the passive way dew gathers on leaves, spider
webs, even on sleeping bags and tents, Cory and colleague Eyal Malka of Malka Architects designed a ...
Louisiana Residents Warned Against Brown Recluse Spiders
...t get a lot of human activity. The brown recluse spider
is not aggressive, and it normally bites only when...s have been bitten after accidentally touching the spider
when cleaning storage areas. Some bites occur when people put on seldom used clothing or shoes inhab...
Genetic Secrets Behind the Dragline Silk
...roteins in the 'dragline silk' of the black widow spider
an advance that may lead to a variety of new mate...ders dragline silk is a standout compared to other spider
silks because of its superior strength and extensibility, a combination which enables black widow dr...
Brazil Spider Offers Hope for Those Suffering from Erectile Dysfunction
...the victims of a bite from the Brazilian wandering spider
(Phoneutria nigriventer). Patients not only experi... side effect that everybody who gets stung by this spider
will experience along with the pain and discomfort,” said study team member Romulo Leite of the Medi...
Community-associated MRSA: Most Common Cause Of Skin Infection
...A. Patients with MRSA were more likely to report a spider
bite as the reason for the skin lesion, perhaps th... at risk,' Moran said. 'So if you think you have a spider
bite or other type of skin lesion that is not healing, you want to see your doctor to make sure it's...
Deadly superbug on the rise
...n a written statement. "So if you think you have a spider
bite or other type of skin lesion that is not healing, you want to see your doctor to make sure it's not an infection like MRSA." Findings reveal that doctors need to test the infections, when they become serious enough, to make sure that they are ...
Clinical-trials Show Increased Therapeutic Activity of Pycnogenol than Daflon
...o prevent travel-related DVT. Like varicose veins, spider
veins also develop if edema is left untreated. "...edema with Pycnogenol? prevents the development of spider
veins. Pycnogenol? also helps prevent existing spider
veins from getting larger and more prominent. ...
Phobia Attack: Courting Fear with Cortisol, the Stress Hormone
... his motivation to fight setbacks after watching a spider
weave its web, after falling to the ground many a ...// there are quite a few of us , who cannot look a spider
in the eye, let alone fathom its mastery over the web ! If creeps and spiders make you run a mile, h...
Human Hormone Cortisol Could Be Used For Treating Phobias
..., which means that the first time they encounter a spider
or have to stand in front of an audience, they develop an intense fear that then preys on their mind, researchers said. And if natural cortisol defences are low, this could prevent someone forming non-panic reactions on subsequent exposure. Rese...