Monday, March 25, 2019
According to a report by the Environment Protection Agency, the quality of indoor air is three times lower than the air outside. Now, when you take into account that most people spend over ninety percent of their time indoors, then you would see what dire health implications this might pose.Part of why indoor pollutants pose such health risk is...
Plants need light for photosynthesis and growth. However, not all light is useful to plants. In fact, some are outrightly harmful and dangerous to them.Is UV light useful or harmful to plants? That’s the question this article aims to answer.But first, what is UV light? An ultraviolet ray is that part of the electromagnetic spectrum which falls between the...
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Starting an indoor garden could be a fun and sustainable method to grow those fresh vegetables you need during summer months when there is an insufficiency of sunlight. And just as every farmer knows (sure you’re one) – plants need sunlight, in fact, plenty of light to grow, bud, flower, and to yield bountiful produce.Figuring out how to supply...
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The answer is Yes and No – stay with me here and I will explain. First of all, there’s a popular saying “you can’t get a sunburn through a glass”, you’ve heard the saying or might have even said it yourself right? Well, the truth is you might not get a sunburn, but it’s a far cry from reality...
In this article, we take a look at what Sun Bleaching is and some of the different ways that you can take advantage of it.Simply put, when you put something outside and it is exposed to natural sunlight, the colours of the object will begin to fade. This is known as "Sun Bleaching".To make things more complicated, when the...
Vitamin D: What Is It? It's a fat-soluble organic substance that occurs in eggs, fish-liver oils, etc. and is essential for the formation of teeth and bones. Vitamin D is primarily responsible for controlling the level of phosphorus and calcium in the human body.These reasons are more than enough for you to ensure that you consume foods that are rich...

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