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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

Language and music learning go together, both ways

in Human
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/08/210803105546.htm music_ foreign_language

Tomato analysis 2021

in Lycopersicon
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
• Pearler_A3 is sweet and mushy with some tang • Pearler_A4 has a sharp bite. • Costoluto Florentino has a bitter aftertaste and is firm. Squirts if you're not careful. • Bash_A: Cool (not warm) pleasant flavor. No acrid taste in the blossom scar. Red fruit. • Clad_A: Some fruit low flavor a...read more

2021 tomato fruit harvest counts

in Lycopersicon
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
I plan to edit this post as the fruits accumulate. Normal fruit count / bad uneaten ripe fruits / edible BER fruits (tossed BER fruits, squished unripe fruits and such aren't counted). The normal fruit count includes fruits with bad parts where the rest is intended to be used, but not BER fruits...read more

Pseudo-teriyaki eggs

in Chicken
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
Today, a relative and I made a modified version of the following recipe, an it turned out great: https://vegetables.boards.net/post/537/thread Here's approximately what we did: Ingredients: • 6 eggs • Sesame oil (to oil the pan) • ½ teaspoon cinnamon • ½ teaspoon fenugreek • ¾ teas...read more

Pizza-dipping sauce recipe

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
I made a good pizza dipping sauce with some home-canned tomatoes, on 2 June 2021 : a quart of home-canned tomatoes, as well as granulated garlic, onion powder, basil, pink sea salt, black pepper, paprika, and two fresh sage leaves, with extra virgin olive oil added when it was nearly done). If y...read more

Eating pineapple can reduce eye floaters

in Pineapple
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3712403

Fertilizer foliar spray application rates

in Plant
by Radishrain • | | 1 comment
Note: See the following link for the latest edition of this post: https://www.tomatojunction.com/post57158.html#p57158 This thread is for declaring and experimenting with foliar spray application rates of fertilizer, minerals, and such. My pump sprayer is 51oz (although it's advertised as 4...read more

Does black pepper really stop a wound from bleeding?

in Piper
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
So, I saw a video that portrayed someone putting black pepper on a medium wound to stop it from bleeding. I cut myself, today (on a pineapple can while washing it); it was bleeding a surprising amount for not being a major cut. So, I decided to try the black pepper. I sprinkled it on. It didn...read more

Most influential works in children's media

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by Radishrain • | | 1 comment
Content warning: The works mentioned in this thread may or may not be family-friendly. I haven't reviewed them all for myself, either. Let's start off this list with The Prince and the Pauper. You might not believe the enormity of movies and TV episodes that have been inspired by this book. I...read more

RNA could be used to genetically engineer?

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by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://phys.org/news/2021-06-discovery-human-cells-rna-sequences.html This article is about how RNA can be used to repair or rewrite DNA. They don't actually talk about genetic engineering directly (hence how I asked the subject as a question). So, do we need to worry about those mRNA vac...read more

Ultraviolet light is addictive (similar to opioids)

in Electromagnetic Spectrum
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2021-06-vitamin-d-deficiency-addiction-opioids.html Vitamin D also reduces opioid addiction (as well as addiction to ultraviolet light).

Plant ID and matriarchal lineage-tracking system

in Plant
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.tomatojunction.com/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=2616 See the link above for the most recent version, but here's a copy/paste of it at the time of this edit (19 Jun 2021): I've invented a system to help keep track of which plants are which, and where they came from. You don't hav...read more

Meaning of aerial roots in Thanksgiving cactuses

in Thanksgiving Cactus
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://gardenerspath.com/plants/houseplants/christmas-cactus-roots/

Fun way to make greeting cards

in Media
by Radishrain • | | 1 comment
So, back in the day, I loved making greeting cards with PrintMaster Plus for the Commodore 64. We would print them out on a dot matrix printer (black and white). Modern custom greeting cards are a lot different. I miss PrintMaster Plus, but it's basically back in the 1980s. So, it hit me toda...read more

Baker's ammonia (ammonium bicarbonate)

in Substance
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.cooksillustrated.com/recipes/10217-easy-holiday-sugar-cookies This article talks about what they often used before baking soda and baking powder. Fascinating.

Vaccinating mice to control lyme disease

in Taxa
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/vaccinating-mice-may-finally-slow-lyme-disease/ The above article is about research into vaccinating white-footed mice (via food--not needles) in order to lower the incidence of lyme disease. Not only does it protect the mice, but when infected ticks...read more

Inhaled COVID-19 treatment and preventative

in COVID-19
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/05/210526150210.htm

Pan-Coronavirus and pan-Influenza vaccines

in COVID-19
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
• https://www.embs.org/pulse/articles/one-shot-wonder-a-vaccine-against-all-coronaviruses/ • https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/05/210527204230.htm If you need some hope, check these out.

Comorbid apathy and anxiety

in Human
by Radishrain • | | 1 comment
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apathy#Anxiety This section of this Wikipedia article (as seen on 12 May 2021) highlights an important phenomenon that seems to be rarely discussed and rarely understood--namely, how anxiety can not only occur at the same time as apathy, but how anxiety can cause...read more

Lassie animated series review

in TV
by Radishrain • | | 0 comments
I recently watched all 26 episodes of the animated Lassie TV series on Paramount+. It's actually really good. Lots of action and dangerous situations. Plenty of character development. Young main characters and their parents/community. It's set in the mountains and forest. It deserves more attent...read more
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