Meat Glue: When, Why, and How It’s Dangerous

“Meat glue” is a natural enzyme found in plants and animals which causes blood to clot. Recently, scientists have discovered how to mass produce the enzyme using bacteria, and that spreading it between two pieces of meat will cause the muscle fibers and proteins to fuse together, almost as if they were a single cut.…

How a Deluge System Works

Deluge fire fighting systems are purposely designed to disperse a large volume of water, or in some cases a combination of water and chemical fire retardant, over a designated area in a short amount of time. Deluge systems are typically installed in areas where the risk of an extreme fire is very high, such as…

Black Truffle Cleaning and Recipes

Cleaning The Black Truffle When you have fresh black winter truffles, do not clean them until your are ready to eat them. Other wise they will spoil quicker. Remove any soil from the black truffles just before using them in any recipe. They must be washed with water and a nail brush under running water.…

How To Perm Hair: Winding and Sectioning Technique

Before you start winding the hair, you need to separate the hair into manageable sections. This will make the hair easier to manage and looks professional. Sectioning the hair makes the rest of the perming process easier and quicker. After shampooing and towel drying the client’s hair, comb the hair to eliminate any knots or…

Motocross Helmets – A Brief History

Of all the motocross gear that riders use the motocross helmet is by far one of the most important. It could be argued that this is because it protects the most important part of the body the head. The primary goal of the motocross helmet is to protect the head of the rider during impact…

Termite Fumigation – How to Prepare Your Home

If you have ever experienced a termite infestation in your home or know somebody who has, you know how upsetting and stressful it can be. Not only do termites cause expensive damage, they are also expensive to get rid of. In fact, termites cost homeowners more than 5 billion dollars in treatment and repairs each…

How Do You Tell Fake Ivory From Real

Ivory comes from animal teeth and tusk and has been used traditionally by many different cultures. It can be very difficult to tell real ivory from synthetic or fake ivory. The problem is that real ivory varies so much in color and grain. There are ways of telling fake ivory from real ivory just by…

How to Clean a Violin Bow the Correct Way

Cleaning a violin bow is very important. However, the bow is very delicate so there is great care that needs to be taking when cleaning. This is something that should be done by an adult to ensure that no damage is done. I must say that your bow should always be wiped clean after every…

Blending Hair Lines For Male Waxing Clients

When waxing male clients we are often left with clear hairlines between waxed and unwaxed areas of the body. A classic example of this is during a back and shoulder wax, most men will have the shoulders waxed to follow the deltoid muscle. This has the advantage of keeping the hairline above the t-shirt sleeve,…