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Mayr cure: concept, process and how sensible it is

The Mayr cure is supposed to clean the intestines and be good for body and mind. You can read here how the Mayr cure...

Featured picture: Heavenly rosettes

White swirls on a blue background: what looks like rosettes or spoked wheels are a special form of clouds. Their radiation-like patterns can only...

How does music make you happy?

Listening to music makes you happy - but why? (Image: martin-dm / istock) If the right song is on the radio, it can put us...

Animal experiments: insect nerves instead of mammals

3D view of a grasshopper embryo, colored red is the central nervous system. (Image: Hanover University of Veterinary Medicine Foundation) Up to now it has...

Magnificent Roman dagger discovered

Through the restoration, the dagger was finally pulled out of its sheath. (Photo: LWL / Eugen Müsch) He was probably the pride of a legionnaire...

Green coffee: preparation, taste and effect of the drink

Green coffee is advertised by many manufacturers as a miracle cure for losing weight. We'll tell you here whether this is true, how it...

New trend: tampons with CBD oil against menstrual cramps

Cannabidiol instead of pain reliever: Tampons with CBD active ingredient are supposed to relieve abdominal pain during the period in a natural way. There...

Depression: hesitation shows relapse risk

Many depression patients relapse after stopping medication. (Wavebreakmedia / iStock) It would often have been better to continue treatment - the relapse rate for depression...

Dolphin therapy: application and criticism of the method

According to the advertising promise, dolphin therapy is said to have a calming and healing effect on a number of diseases and ailments. In...

Earliest crossing of different types of people

Different types of early humans mated with each other (Image: 1971yes / iStock) The history of our ancestors is becoming increasingly complex. Because now, in...

Weather sensitivity: causes and tips against it

Many people believe that they are sensitive to the weather. We'll tell you what causes it and what you can do about it. Weather sensitivity:...

Organ donation card: How to get it

With an organ donation card you can document whether you want to donate your organs for a transplant in the event of death or...

Mini lizard from the early days of reptiles

Skull fossil of the newly discovered mini lizard Vellbergia bartholomaei (Image: Sobral et al. 2020 / CC-by-sa 4.0) Reptiles are a species-rich class of vertebrates:...

Buchinger Fasting Method: How the cure works

Fasting according to Buchinger does not mean that you have to go hungry. Tea, juices and vegetable broth are allowed - but how exactly...

Complete “fasting and hiking” guide

Fasting is said to increase the health benefits of hiking. We explain how it works and how you organize such a fasting hike. Those who...

6 tips to get up immediately in the morning

As a morning grouch, every morning and every alarm ring is a new challenge. We show you how you can counteract the bad mood...

Bumblebees understand complexly

A bumblebee trying in the dark if they can only feel shapes but can't see them. (Photo: Lars Chittka) A round structure, no corners and edges...

Fish in the Sahara

View of the Takarkori rock shelter in the Sahara. (Image: Savino di Lernia, 2020) The Sahara was once a green and moist savanna. Our ancestors...

Binding protein of the new corona virus decrypted

3D structure of the spike protein from the new coronavirus Sars-CoV-2. (Image: Jason McLellan / University of Texas at Austin) In order to penetrate human...

Historic helmets were just as stable as today’s

Historical helmets in the pressure test. (Photo: Op 't Eynde et al./PLOS ONE, CC-by-sa 4.0) Since the First World War, soldiers have been protecting their...

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