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Heat waves are roasting reefs, but some reefs may be resilient

Heat waves are roasting reefs, but some reefs may be resilient

It’s not a secret that the ocean is warming and hurting many of the world’s coral reef. What people don’t know is that the Coral reefs are important for many different reasons. For example, they create a more diverse ecosystem on the planet, they protect […]
Why do we Sleep?

Why do we Sleep?

Sleeping is something people do on a daily bases but have you ever wondered why we sleep? We sleep because it makes people feel more happy energized and alert. Not sleeping is an option but sleeping makes people function better. […]
Can Sleeping Help Your Wounds Heal Faster?

Can Sleeping Help Your Wounds Heal Faster?

Sleeping is always good for the body, sleeping is one of the best things to do for your body. But now studies are showing that sleeping can not only help you get through the day, but also may be able […]
Can Cracking Joints (Back, Neck, Knuckles, and Ankles) Cause Arthritis?

Can Cracking Joints (Back, Neck, Knuckles, and Ankles) Cause Arthritis?

Cracking knuckles have always been a bad habit of mine. My Mom would always tell me to “Knock it off with the knuckle cracking Ryan, it is really annoying and hurts my ears.” My dad on the other has also always […]

Can Cracking Joints (Back, Neck, Knuckles, and Ankles) Cause Arthritis?

Cracking knuckles have always been a bad habit of mine. My Mom would always tell me to “Knock it off with the knuckle cracking Ryan, it is really annoying and hurts my ears.” My dad on the other has also always […]
Ordering Pizza with shoes?

Ordering Pizza with shoes?

Have you ever thought about ordering pizza with shoes, case is you probably have not. If you like pizza and shoes the “Pie Tops II,” would be a good choice, now onto the informative part of the shoes. This is Pizza […]

Why are flies attracted to poop?

You know when you’re walking down the street and you see a pile of dog poop and you see a bunch of flies on it, you think to yourself, “Eww”. Well, poop is actually really important to flies. Poop is […]

Cracking Knuckles is HARMFUL?

Why our Knuckles Crack Pushing back a finger, or turning your body creates a loud crack. And scientists have been trying to figure it out for years! The went to mathematical formulas to help them figure it out. They made […]
Gorillas are like humans 🐒

Gorillas are like humans 🐒

In the wild gorillas are endangered but that does not stop anyone from hunting them, humans that hunt them don’t consider how similar gorillas are like humans. the gorilla is very similar to humans so here are some facts “gorillas […]
Step aside roses, get me a sponge!

Step aside roses, get me a sponge!

Have you ever tried getting a gift for someone you like to make them notice you? Well, you may have given them the wrong gift, and if you need help finding the right one, look no further and ask the […]