Researchers make important discovery that could reduce ER visits by over 60%: 'The improvements that can be made are really meaningful'

"We need to tie those investments to public health outcomes." Researchers make important discovery that could reduce ER visits by over 60%: 'The improvements that can be made are really meaningful' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Homeowner seeks advice after garden feud turns into neighborhood-wide issue: 'Your rights are the same as the disgruntled neighbor'

"Your best option is rally neighbors to your side." Homeowner seeks advice after garden feud turns into neighborhood-wide issue: 'Your rights are the same as the disgruntled neighbor' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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How much do solar panels cost to install and maintain? Here's how to find out in your area

With so many factors to keep track of, many homeowners get overwhelmed and may not install solar at all. How much do solar panels cost to install and maintain? Here's how to find out in your area first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Researchers make crucial breakthrough with major whale mapping project: 'The recovery of large whales is key'

"The more accurate and detailed the mapping, the better chance we have." Researchers make crucial breakthrough with major whale mapping project: 'The recovery of large whales is key' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Startup develops thermal battery hotter than boiling steel that could revolutionize energy sector: 'There's nothing that'll burn out'

"I have no doubt that this is going to go commercial." Startup develops thermal battery hotter than boiling steel that could revolutionize energy sector: 'There's nothing that'll burn out' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Gardener seeks advice to keep touchy flowers alive: 'That soil looks like it's never been wet'

Many home gardeners can relate to the challenges of keeping plants thriving. Gardener seeks advice to keep touchy flowers alive: 'That soil looks like it's never been wet' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Consumer sparks concerns after sharing viral new coffee product: 'That's terrible'

"I thought we all agreed the Keurig cups were bad? This is worse!" Consumer sparks concerns after sharing viral new coffee product: 'That's terrible' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Parent shares bafflingly wasteful shortcut to avoid cleaning dishes: 'That kind of thing drives me up the wall'

"It's like those plastic liners people buy for crock pots, so they don't have to wash them." Parent shares bafflingly wasteful shortcut to avoid cleaning dishes: 'That kind of thing drives me up the wall' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Officials issue warning as influx of illegal dumping creates fatal trap for local wildlife: 'Exacerbating the issue'

"There's a massive amount of non-segregated waste dumped here." Officials issue warning as influx of illegal dumping creates fatal trap for local wildlife: 'Exacerbating the issue' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Lawmakers pass bill that will make major changes to state's utilities: 'We need to get to work'

"We look forward to building on this important first step." Lawmakers pass bill that will make major changes to state's utilities: 'We need to get to work' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Diver issues PSA after spotting floating mess in middle of ocean: 'It was heartbreaking'

"This is so sad." Diver issues PSA after spotting floating mess in middle of ocean: 'It was heartbreaking' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Energy expert finalizes new standard that will impact next generation of wind turbine blades: 'Not all wind turbine blades are created equal'

"By prioritizing reliability and safety, we aim to bolster industry confidence and propel the global transition towards sustainable energy solutions." Energy expert finalizes new standard that will impact next generation of wind turbine blades: 'Not all wind turbine blades are cr … | Continue reading


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New study uncovers link between heart risks and pollution — and experts are concerned about grave health implications

Around 60% of the elderly population suffers from this often silent condition. New study uncovers link between heart risks and pollution — and experts are concerned about grave health implications first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Gardener shares stunning footage of pandemic garden project that created backyard oasis: 'Looks amazing'

"Birds absolutely love my little native garden oasis..." Gardener shares stunning footage of pandemic garden project that created backyard oasis: 'Looks amazing' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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New homeowner considers legal action after uncovering seller's lies about landscaping blunder: 'I would not have purchased the property'

"I now feel as though I've purchased a property with no value." New homeowner considers legal action after uncovering seller's lies about landscaping blunder: 'I would not have purchased the property' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Residents share video of attempt to extinguish brushfire sparked by gender reveal: 'These parties need to end'

"They want that attention so badly, they are willing to risk the lives and property of everyone else in the area." Residents share video of attempt to extinguish brushfire sparked by gender reveal: 'These parties need to end' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 7 hours ago

Scientists alarmed after discovering microplastics in human semen: 'Individuals without occupational exposures'

These findings serve as a potential explanation for a worldwide decline in male fertility rates. Scientists alarmed after discovering microplastics in human semen: 'Individuals without occupational exposures' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 8 hours ago

Landscape experts warn against popular garden product that might be killing your lawn: 'It'll actually burn up your outdoor plants'

"You don't want to fill your yard with plastic." Landscape experts warn against popular garden product that might be killing your lawn: 'It'll actually burn up your outdoor plants' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Home expert shares simple hack for erasing scratches from wood furniture: 'Quick and easy'

"This is an old-school hack that I've been using for years." Home expert shares simple hack for erasing scratches from wood furniture: 'Quick and easy' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 8 hours ago

Yosemite visitor shares video of fellow tourist hopping over safety rail for waterfall stunt: 'Gives me anxiety just looking at it'

"My heart was beating fast." Yosemite visitor shares video of fellow tourist hopping over safety rail for waterfall stunt: 'Gives me anxiety just looking at it' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Forager collects highly invasive species at beach for free, delicious dinner: 'I love some escargot'

"People look at me weird when I forage and grab whatever is edible." Forager collects highly invasive species at beach for free, delicious dinner: 'I love some escargot' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 9 hours ago

Homeowner receives firm warnings after considering planting invasive plant: 'It is monstrous'

"This is one of those life choice moments where your life splinters into two realities." Homeowner receives firm warnings after considering planting invasive plant: 'It is monstrous' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 9 hours ago

Park visitor shares photos of aftermath of gender reveal party at public beach: 'This needs to be reported'

"Why do people need to deface something in nature to tell people about their baby?" Park visitor shares photos of aftermath of gender reveal party at public beach: 'This needs to be reported' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 9 hours ago

Homeowner shares distressing before-and-after photos after neighbor butchers tree on their property: 'You need a lawyer'

"I am still in shock that someone would have such blatant disregard and disrespect for someone else's property and rights." Homeowner shares distressing before-and-after photos after neighbor butchers tree on their property: 'You need a lawyer' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 10 hours ago

School officials raise cost concerns as campuses require more air conditioning to keep students from overheating: 'It's miserable'

"The real feel in the classrooms is well over 90 degrees because of the humidity." School officials raise cost concerns as campuses require more air conditioning to keep students from overheating: 'It's miserable' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 10 hours ago

Gardener demonstrates why you should never throw away grass clippings: 'I've done this for years'

"This is gonna help protect the dirt from the sun." Gardener demonstrates why you should never throw away grass clippings: 'I've done this for years' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 11 hours ago

Park visitors share video of fellow parkgoers flouting rules at waterfall: 'I forgot they were the main characters'

Wildlife officials say dangerous stunts like this are alarmingly common, despite the threat to fragile ecosystems and personal safety. Park visitors share video of fellow parkgoers flouting rules at waterfall: 'I forgot they were the main characters' first appeared on The Cool Do … | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 12 hours ago

Breakdown assistance provider makes electrifying change to its fleet of recovery vehicles — here's how it could impact other businesses

"Introducing these exciting new concept vehicles to our fleet is an important step." Breakdown assistance provider makes electrifying change to its fleet of recovery vehicles — here's how it could impact other businesses first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 13 hours ago

Woman shares how she scores major discount on makeup just by recycling empty products: 'This is so cool'

"Definitely going to start saving my empties." Woman shares how she scores major discount on makeup just by recycling empty products: 'This is so cool' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 14 hours ago

Japan to allow hunting endangered fin whales to keep its whale meat vending machines stocked — here's why it matters

Five years ago, Japan restarted its commercial whaling operations. Japan to allow hunting endangered fin whales to keep its whale meat vending machines stocked — here's why it matters first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 15 hours ago

Researchers make mind-blowing discovery about potential use for tons of discarded beer yeast: 'A significant advantage'

"The yeast themselves are bio-based, benign, and biodegradable." Researchers make mind-blowing discovery about potential use for tons of discarded beer yeast: 'A significant advantage' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 16 hours ago

Photo shares brilliant way to use every last drop of product from tube packaging: 'Look how much was still in there'

"Why didn't I think of that?" Photo shares brilliant way to use every last drop of product from tube packaging: 'Look how much was still in there' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 17 hours ago

'45-minute tidal wave' of contaminated water devastates community — now, residents are fighting back in court

Had the area been replanted and the ponds maintained, the residents argue, the catastrophic damage may have been avoided. '45-minute tidal wave' of contaminated water devastates community — now, residents are fighting back in court first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 18 hours ago

Woman shares incredible transformation of tarnished jewelry after cleaning hack: 'Finally get to wear these again'

"Look how good they look." Woman shares incredible transformation of tarnished jewelry after cleaning hack: 'Finally get to wear these again' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 19 hours ago

Shopper shares excitement after discovering costly tech item at local thrift store: 'Congrats on your find'

Beyond the thrill of discovering high-quality tech at a fraction of the retail price, thrifting offers a host of benefits for both your wallet and the planet. Shopper shares excitement after discovering costly tech item at local thrift store: 'Congrats on your find' first appeare … | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 20 hours ago

Startup makes breakthrough that could halve the cost of EV batteries — and it could be sourced domestically

It will be a big win for most in the sector. Startup makes breakthrough that could halve the cost of EV batteries — and it could be sourced domestically first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 21 hours ago

Startup helps wind farms avoid potentially catastrophic hazard: 'We needed to create a scalable technology'

The AI solution empowers wind farm operators to generate clean electricity for our communities while dramatically reducing harm to native and migratory bird populations. Startup helps wind farms avoid potentially catastrophic hazard: 'We needed to create a scalable technology' fi … | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 22 hours ago

Tesla owner shares photos of aftermath of dangerous crash: 'The safest cars in the world'

"Car did a great job it seems!" Tesla owner shares photos of aftermath of dangerous crash: 'The safest cars in the world' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 23 hours ago

Resident frustrated with HOA's baffling community amenity enforcement: 'This seems like really poor management'

"It should be shared." Resident frustrated with HOA's baffling community amenity enforcement: 'This seems like really poor management' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


@thecooldown.com | 1 day ago

Ancient rainforest becomes first to receive national nature reserve title: 'Mysterious and untouched'

The program will continue for four more consecutive years. Ancient rainforest becomes first to receive national nature reserve title: 'Mysterious and untouched' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Scientists make astonishing discovery about a potential grid system found in Earth's plants: 'Our eureka moment'

"We could exactly pinpoint how this is related." Scientists make astonishing discovery about a potential grid system found in Earth's plants: 'Our eureka moment' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Gardener seeks advice after noticing bizarre watermelon growth: 'Can someone experienced tell me what I did wrong?'

"It is almost guaranteed related to watering practices." Gardener seeks advice after noticing bizarre watermelon growth: 'Can someone experienced tell me what I did wrong?' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Shopper airs frustrations after opening new hygiene product: 'Don't let companies convince you'

When manufacturers add extras to a product, it costs them money, and they are more than happy to pass those costs on to buyers. Shopper airs frustrations after opening new hygiene product: 'Don't let companies convince you' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Cyclist shares annoying encounter with oversized limo parked in bike lane: 'They cannot fathom that they simply aren't allowed to park in that area'

When cars disregard traffic rules, they not only put themselves at risk but also other drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists. Cyclist shares annoying encounter with oversized limo parked in bike lane: 'They cannot fathom that they simply aren't allowed to park in that area' first ap … | Continue reading


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Scientists confounded by observation that fish are shrinking: 'We still don't understand'

"This is a pretty fundamental question." Scientists confounded by observation that fish are shrinking: 'We still don't understand' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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New report estimates over a billion fewer plastic bags used in just one state: 'We've seen dramatic change'

"It took many years to get it passed, but we have become now a leader in the nation." New report estimates over a billion fewer plastic bags used in just one state: 'We've seen dramatic change' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Expert explains life-threatening safety issue getting worse on American roads: 'How are these legal ever?'

"Government should regulate these things." Expert explains life-threatening safety issue getting worse on American roads: 'How are these legal ever?' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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Startup aims to revolutionize wind power with new bladeless rooftop turbines: 'Will play a vital role in helping companies fulfill their need for reliable, reasonably priced electricity'

It's a promising new avenue in wind generation. Startup aims to revolutionize wind power with new bladeless rooftop turbines: 'Will play a vital role in helping companies fulfill their need for reliable, reasonably priced electricity' first appeared on The Cool Down. | Continue reading


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