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Fall Foliage Might Be Late This Year

The Autumnal Equinox arrives Monday morning at 3:50am, which means the first day of fall greets us at the start of next week. And while we are enjoying pumpkin spice everything, the main star of fall will most likely be late this year. According to The Weather Channel, this year’s fall foliage...
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Recommended Thermostat Settings For Summer

The U.S. Department of Energy and the Environmental Protection Agency released a new Energy Star report this week for the recommended thermostat settings for energy efficiency of 78° F when you’re home, 85° F when you’re at work or away and 82° F when you’re sleeping. The suggestions have come with...
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Women Work Better In Rooms With Warmer Temperatures Than Men

Breaking the glass ceiling may be as simple as raising the room temperature of the office, according to a new study. It found that women think better at higher room temperatures, while men perform better when it is colder. The study found women correctly answered mental math questions and word...
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Confirm The Temperature Setting Of Your refrigerator

Frosty milk. Spoiling meat. These are indications that your refrigerator is set to the wrong temperature. The FDA recommends keeping your refrigerator at or below 40° F and your freezer 0° F o keep your food fresh longest and prevent foodborne illnesses. To make sure your refrigerator is hitting...
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People Born In Summer Months More Likely To Be Overweight

The battle to fight obesity, in many circumstances, comes down to genetics and making wise personal choices on food, exercise and avoiding cigarettes and alcohol. But a new study says there's evidence that people conceived in colder months are better at burning fat that those conceived in warmer...
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Student's Test Performance Suffers As Temperatures Rise

There's a good reason school is in recess over the summer. Research suggest that hot weather harms children's chances of doing well in exams. The Harvard study found that for every half degree increase of room temperature from 70°F, the performance of kids reduces by 1%. That number skyrockets in...
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The Battle Over The Office Thermostat

It is defiantly getting warmer outside, which mean the office thermostat wars will be heating up again! According to a CareerBuilder survey, 46% of workers complain that their office is either too hot or too cold, with 15% admitting that they’ve actually argued with a coworker about the office...
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Professional Bed Warmer For Hire

We have professional dog walkers, professional cuddlers and now a service that will warm your bed. For the low price of $81 per night, you can hire the services of a Russian entrepreneur who will lay in your bed and keep it warm until your arrival home. Viktoria Ivachyova says business so brisk...
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What Is The Oven Drawer Is Used For?

Quiz time. What is the drawer under your oven used for? If you said to store cookie and baking sheets you'd be wrong. Believe it or not, the handy little drawer is supposed to be used to keep food warm. The warming drawer is designed to keep hot food hot while you get the rest of your dinner ready...
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