October 2019

Halloween Fudge

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With Halloween coming up just around the corner, many of us are thinking about what kinds of sweets and treats we can not only give out to trick-or-treaters, but at our various work, school and personal gatherings. Fudge is usually a great choice, given how many people love chocolate, and if no one is allergic to any of the ingredients, why not make some Halloween fudge?

Spooky Candles

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Whether you get them from Bath & Body Works, Yankee Candle or an indie seller, seasonal candles, especially Halloween scents, can help create a spooky and fun atmosphere. The challenge today, of course, is narrowing down your candle source to find your favorites. Your local farmer's market, for example, likely has a lot of options to choose from, as do the aforementioned sources.

Venomous Snakes Can Poison One Another

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If a snake bites itself, will it be harmed by its own venom? Scientists say that the digestive enzymes in a snake's stomach take care of that so it doesn't even have to be immune when it's eating its own prey. And while a snake bitten from another snake of the same species likely won't suffer much damage, it can still be hurt by a venomous snake of another species if bitten.

Radioactive Waste 416 - Argonne National Laboratory Enhances Isotope Separation Of Spent Nuclear Fuel

     3D printing in rapidly being adopted for a number of applications from printing small object to printing boats, houses and spacecraft. 3D printing consists of building up thin layers of material in order to create a complex three dimensional object. Many different materials have been used for 3D printing including resins, polymers, metals, and dirt.