Here's something to think about. Be sure you are not taken into this type of activity. If you see it occurring frequently, tell your supervisor or your supervisor's supervisor. It has happened that, in some companies, one person or a group of people, decides they don't like a co-worker. Together, they can reign havoc on their victim, whether it's a man or a woman, It's called … [Read more...] about If you say nothing about it, you are actually part of the mob
In today’s market, lithium-ion batteries power everything from hybrid autos to laptops, cell phones and digital cameras. But just what is lithium and where does it come from? Will it replace oil as the next "golden mineral asset"? Listed as the third element on the periodic table, lithium has had many uses, most notably as a mood-altering drug for the treatment of mental … [Read more...] about Lithium could be the next golden mineral
Every year hundreds of North Americans die from carbon monoxide poisoning. It usually happens while they sleep. Carbon monoxide is an odorless, invisible gas. It binds to the hemoglobin in blood, which carries oxygen throughout the body. If you have a certain amount of it in your system, even if you're surrounded by oxygen, you will feel as though you are … [Read more...] about Carbon monoxide can kill quickly
The art of taking tea brews up 5,000 years of tradition In 2737 BC Divine Healer and Second Emperor of China Shen Nung discovered tea. More precisely, cha, as it is known throughout the world, was revealed to him by the forces of creation. Much might be expected from an herb with such divine and ancient origins. Tea, and the taking of it, does not let one down in that … [Read more...] about The art and manners of taking tea
From James Bond to Junk Bonds, the classic trench coat has made its mark, but if you've ever puzzled over all its flaps and buttons, wonder no more. Here is the story of the essential trench. To begin at the top, the trench coat's shoulder yoke in back and the storm flaps in front encourage rain run-off. At the collar, a throat latch allows the wearer to snap or button the … [Read more...] about Cold weather calls for the essential trench coat.