Are you happy at work?

If you said yes, it might be linked to your workplace being certified green by the U.S. Green Building Council. Workers in buildings that are certified green by the U.S. Green Building Council are happier and healthier than those who work in buildings that are not green certified. This finding, reported in Green Building Elements, comes from researchers […]

Soon to be 100 years halitosis-free.

  No, they don’t simulate bad breath, but dental models created in Lancaster, Pennsylvania arrive at dental schools complete with tartar, gum disease, or ready for a root canal. Selling over one billion teeth per year, Columbia Dentoform even offers feline and canine “patient simulators” for dental students. Forty-one year employee Director of Sales Philip Briales (who tells his […]

Do you take your toothpaste for granted? Decide after a snippet of science.

Unless your cupboards are stocked with chalk, glycerin, xylitol, and peppermint oil, and you’ve got National Geographic host George Zaidan@georgezaidan on standby, you might want to forgo making toothpaste in your home chemistry lab (aka kitchen). You may decide to give your morning mouth refresher three cheers — and an extra squeeze — after watching creative chemist Zaidan re-create the bathroom […]