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December 2018

A NATURAL INSECTICIDE IN BOTH TEA AND COFFEE

A MORNING CUP OF COFFEE MIGHT ALSO BE YOUR MORNING CUP OF PESTICIDE Caffeine is a natural pesticide that protects plants by paralyzing and killing the insects that feed upon them. According to one study a known pesticide combined with a small amount of a synthetic caffeine compound was 10 times more potent than the […]

BLACK FRIDAY WAS NOT DUE TO GLOBAL WARMING

“THESE FIRES WERE LIT BY THE HAND OF MAN” – JUDGE  L STRETTON According to Forestry Management Victoria, Black Friday, 13th of January 1939, was the culmination of a long, dry and hot summer following  a long drought period  that had lasted several years. Many creeks and rivers had dried up and people living in Melbourne were […]