Outre le fait que manger une crotte de nez est dégoûtant, cela revient à ingérer des germes contenus dans le mucus, des métaux toxiques et des contaminants environnementaux.
En secret, dans la voiture ou sur des serviettes de table, nous le faisons tous. Et pour être franc, c’est très satisfaisant.
Participants in ‘violence prevention’ programs seek to deescalate conflicts before they turn deadly.
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A burst of federal funding is letting Indianapolis expand existing efforts and try promising new approaches that other cities have developed.
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A escondidas, en el coche o en servilletas, todos lo hacemos, pero nuestra nariz trabaja horas extras para mantenernos sanos, así que no se lo pongamos más difícil metiendo nuestros sucios dedos ahí dentro.
The Yellow River in China winds past aquaculture and an oil and gas field on its way to a newly formed channel.
With decades of images and data from the same locations, these satellites can show changes over time, including deforestation, changes in waterways and how loss of trees corresponds to urban heat.
In secret, in the car or on napkins, we all do it. And truth be told, it is so satisfying.
President Calvin Coolidge stands with members of a nonprofit group called the Daughters of 1812.
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US President Calvin Coolidge hasn’t gone down in history for his triumphs or failures as president during the 1920s – but his dry sense of humor carries on.
Charitable donations fund a wide array of nonprofits, such as Habitat for Humanity.
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Some of the largest donations made in 2021 went to donor-advised funds, financial accounts known as DAFs.
At the moment, the bear seems to have the best of the bull.
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US stocks recently entered a bear market as investors grow pessimistic the Federal Reserve can bring down inflation while avoiding a recession.
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La cuestión de si debemos llevar o no zapatos en casa no es trivial. Sobre todo porque en las suelas arrastramos patógenos resistentes a medicamentos, toxinas cancerígenas y productos químicos que alteran el sistema endocrino.
Muslims regard acts of charity as mandatory.
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The kind of giving known as Zakat can include everything from donating to nonprofits to smiling at strangers.
Fuel has been hard to come by in Sri Lanka lately.
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Sri Lanka was already experiencing a severe economic and financial crisis. Then Russia invaded Ukraine.
The top donor is challenging conventional wisdom about giving.
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The approximately $12 billion she’s given away in the past two years has shattered conventions, explains a philanthropy historian.
It is best to leave your filth outside the door.
Coal-fired power plants are a source of mercury that people can ingest by eating fish.
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The Biden administration is moving to revive mercury limits for coal-fired power plants. A scientist explains mercury’s health risks and the role power plants play.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi strongly supported the 2021 expansion of the child tax credit.
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Proponents of using the child tax credit to alleviate poverty need to reach an agreement with those who insist that it must encourage low-income parents to work.
Workers prepare to install new water pipes in Walnut Creek, California, on April 22, 2021.
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It will cost tens of billions of dollars to find and remove all the lead service lines that deliver water to US homes and schools. A public health expert explains why he sees it as money well spent.
Donations channeled through DAFs follow different patterns than for overall charitable giving.
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Little comprehensive research about what the charitable accounts, known as DAFs, are supporting has been conducted until now.
Headphone designers have to balance scientific limitations with human preferences.
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There is a lot to consider when buying a new pair of headphones. A professional musician and acoustics researcher explains how the science of sound and quirks of human hearing make for a great listening experience.
A Muslims Giving Back volunteer delivers warm food to a homeless man in New York City in April 2020.
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Muslims also gave more to causes tied to relief from economic and health problems that arose during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Testing kids for lead exposure starts with a fingertip prick.
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The Centers for Disease Control has announced a new, stricter standard for lead poisoning in children, which will more than double the number of kids considered to have high blood lead levels.