We hear tales from time to time of people exhibiting superhuman strength in life-and-death emergencies. After experiencing amazement over such a feat, we all wonder: How can a regular person lift something that weighs more than a ton?
Outbreaks of West Nile virus disease occur each summer in the United States. This year, some areas of the country are experiencing earlier and greater activity. How can you protect yourself against West Nile Virus?
Bedbugs, penny auctions, gold buying-companies and solicitations for home improvement work disguised as “free” energy audits are among the newest complaints that local and state consumer protection agencies dealt with during the past 12 months, according to a newly released study.
Northern India's power grid crashed Monday, halting trains, forcing hospitals and airports onto backup power. Read more.
Food gardening and home canning are becoming increasingly popular in the United States. However, a study shows that many home canners are not aware of the risk of botulism, a rare and potentially fatal foodborne illness that has been linked to improperly canned food. Read more.