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Bizarre Microbes Discovered in Desert Cave | Yahoo! News

Bizarre Microbes Discovered in Desert Cave | Yahoo! News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tucked beneath the desert in southern Arizona is Kartchner Caverns, a maze of remote, largely uninhabited underground passages and caverns that are cloaked in perpetual darkness.
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Public restroom soap may be dirtier than toilet water | Yahoo! News

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Everyone should wash their hands after using the restroom, right? However, a team of scientists says the hygienic practice may not be as clean as thought – that’s because the hand soap in 25 percent of public restrooms may could be dirty – even more contaminated than toilet water.

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Had a stressful day? Don't bother trying to be nice at home | Yahoo! News

Doing helpful things for your other half when you've had a bad day may be damaging your relationship a study suggests.

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Mutant Mosquitos and Why Insect Repellent May be No Match For Them | Yahoo! News

Here’s some news that will surely make you want to strap on your backpack and head out to the woods: the insect repellent DEET is likely losing its ability to fend off mosquitoes.
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Bizarre Microbes Discovered in Desert Cave | Yahoo! News

Bizarre Microbes Discovered in Desert Cave | Yahoo! News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Tucked beneath the desert in southern Arizona is Kartchner Caverns, a maze of remote, largely uninhabited underground passages and caverns that are cloaked in perpetual darkness.
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More pests 'resistant to GM crops': study | Yahoo! News UK & Ireland

More pest species are becoming resistant to the most popular type of genetically-modified, insect-repellent crops, but not in areas where farmers follow expert advice, a study said on Monday.

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Where the germs are hiding... | Yahoo! News

Where the germs are hiding... | Yahoo! News | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
When was the last time you sanitised your TV remote, keyboard or handbag? How about the kitchen tap handle? Or thought to wash your hands before unloading your groceries?
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How to Avoid Flu From Your Phone | Yahoo! News

There are more than 320 million cell phones being used in America and according to Nielsen, about 50 percent are smartphones used heavily throughout the day.

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