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Support forum fixed

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
If you tried to register in the past, you were referred to the Support forum in order to request to become a member. However, you couldn't see it! I thought you could, but apparently I had it set so only administrators could see the Support forum. Sorry. Anyway, it's fixed; so, you should be abl...read more

More prenatal choline needed

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2022/01/220103145558.htm The link talks about the benefits in child attention after mothers take about twice as much choline as recommended during pregnancy.

Cold-hardy houseplants

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
This thread is to list and talk about cold-hardy houseplants. Of course, it's not going to be as cold in a house as it will be outdoors, but if you want to be sure that putting your plant in a windowsill during the winter isn't going to make it suffer, I imagine the plants in this list might wor...read more

Search engines worth knowing about

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Other than the usual Google, Bing, DuckDuckGo, Yandex, etc., here's a list of search engines that are remarkable: * gigablast.com * mojeek.com Interesting meta search engines: * metager.org Limited scope: * sweetsearch.com (for students) Also, you should probably look up distribu...read more

How to play a half-step lower on your pennywhistle

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
A pennywhistle, also known as a flagolet, whistle, or tinwhistle, is an instrument with six fingering holes and about a two octave range. Some other instruments, such as low whistles, Irish flutes, and dizi flutes are fingered the same way (although dizi flutes have one or more extra holes, but ...read more

Xenobots

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/11/211129155020.htm This is about how they used frog cells to make self-replicating living xenobots.

Causes of inflation

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Right now, there's a lot of hubbub about inflation. People are acting like it's President Biden's fault, but they're ignoring that it's a global problem (not a USA problem only): https://m.economictimes.com/news/international/business/view-how-global-is-inflation/articleshow/87679145.cms T...read more

Sign-up quiz for HymnWiki.org (not for this forum)

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
TBA

Environmentally friendly glitter

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/11/211111130330.htm

Lightless displays (E-ink, transflective, etc.)

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
The purpose of this post is to list all of the following products with lightless displays that I find: * Computer monitors * Laptops (and similar) * Android tablets * Android smartphones but not the following: * E-readers * Non-Android tablets/phones Here's what I know about, so fa...read more

Wonderberry nutrition

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://ift.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/1541-4337.12756 The above article is about African nightshades in sub-Saharan Africa, and it's fascinating. It mentions some of Solanum retroflexum's nutritional value (its leaves in particular). I only refer to Solanum retroflexum as wonde...read more

Why World Cat Day is confusing

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
So, someone wished us a happy World Cat Day, today (and the same time last year, if I remember right). I looked it up, and Google kept telling me it wasn't today (but that it was August 8th). I did the same thing last year (to no avail at the time); this year, I discovered the problem: It'...read more

Study says ketones improve brain function of obese individuals

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/10/211005101908.htm The article above talks about how taking ketones (I'm not sure which kind or what amounts) three times a day for fourteen days helped to improve things like working memory, processing speed, and brain circulation (blood flow to th...read more

Nematodes produce milk for their young?

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/10/211005124704.htm This essentially says that Caenorhabditis elegans nematodes produce a milk-like substance for their young (and sacrifice themselves in the process). It's very interesting. They think this might have implications for slowing human ...read more

Terra programming language

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://terralang.org This language looks pretty awesome. Basically, it's a low-level language wrapped in a high-level language (Lua), and it has access to C libraries. So, you in your code, you have Lua code on the outside, Terra code within special Terra functions, and you can access C w...read more

I Am Frankie series review

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Introduction: I Am Frankie is a Nickelodeon show that's like a mix between a comic sitcom and something a lot more dramatic. It has an overarching plot that progresses in every episode. It's about an Android girl named Frankie who goes to school, and tries to pass for a regular human girl. ...read more

Forums being converted to news

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Most of the forums on this site are being converted into Nabble's News format (as opposed to their forum format). This allows the topics view to be largely unnecessary and has some other benefits. A few forums (such as the one for links, and the support forums) are remaining in the forum form...read more

Nice extensible Python telnet server

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Here's an awesome extensible MUD server for Python: https://github.com/Frimkron/mud-pi You don't have to use it to make MUDs, of course. It appears that you could use it to easily make text-based, interactive websites with user accounts and stuff (but yeah, telnet's not secure; so, you pro...read more

How to SSH into your Xubuntu desktop computer from your Android tablet

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
1. Install Termux. 2. On Termux, type `pkg install openssh`. 3. On your Xubuntu desktop open a command-line and type `sudo apt install openssh-server` (if it's not already installed and running). 4. On Termux, type `ssh -Y [Your username]@[Your desktop computer's IP Address]` where your usern...read more

Ki

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
ki.growspice.com https://github.com/kumoshk/ki Ki is a command-line Python program that assists you in navigating the Linux command-line quickly and efficiently. It should assist with the following tasks: * Quickly finding and opening files, even if they're in complex directory structur...read more

Listen with your heart

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
I was browsing YouTube in the recent past, and was watching a video with an autism theme. I read the comments. People were talking about their attempts at making eye contact, and stuff about that. Disclaimer: I'm not diagnosed with autism, but I've never been medically evaluated for it, eithe...read more

Voice actresses from The ZhuZhus and Abby hatcher

in TV
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
So, I purchased and have been watching The ZhuZhus. I'm surprised I never heard of it and that it was so inexpensive (on Prime Video)--$5.29 per each of the two volumes, in HD, in June of 2021 (granted, that's the reason I took enough interest in it to preview it on YouTube, and buy it on Amazon...read more

Blood clotting markers associated with long COVID

in COVID-19
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/08/210816125717.htm

Advanced nutrition in foods

in Taxa
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
This post is meant to catalog the following nutritional components of foods: * Carotenoids * Antioxidants * Flavonoids * Chlorophyll * Acids * Fats/oils * Sugars (the kinds--not the amounts, per se) * Useful phytochemicals * Remarkable mineral levels * Remarkable vitamin levels Note...read more

How to measure carotenoids in tomatoes and such

in Tomato
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.researchgate.net/post/How_do_you_measure_Chlorophyll_and_Carotenoids_of_tomato_fruits_by_spectrophotometer
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