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What You Need To Know About Sunscreen

Ingredients and labeling are not severely regulated in the United States and Europe, which leads to confused customers buying ineffective and possibly harmful sunscreens.

May 27, 2015

Melanoma Risk Is Higher For Flight Crews That Work At 40,000 Feet

By Karen Kaplan, Los Angeles Times Attention pilots and flight attendants: For your safety, please fasten your seat belts, note the location of the aircraft’s emergency exits — and be sure to apply plenty of sunscreen to reduce your risk of melanoma. When it comes to the risks of flying, skin cancer may not be […]

September 4, 2014

NASA: Earth Survived Near-Miss From 2012 Solar Storm

Washington (AFP) – Back in 2012, the Sun erupted with a powerful solar storm that just missed the Earth but was big enough to “knock modern civilization back to the 18th century,” NASA said. The extreme space weather that tore through Earth’s orbit on July 23, 2012, was the most powerful in 150 years, according […]

July 25, 2014