This chemical can turn you into Poison Ivy

One simple molecule, two carbon atoms, each attended by two hydrogen atoms, can make you all-powerful in the plant world. Apply it and flowers shrivel up fast, leaves yellow, and the entire plant dies off quickly — or grows even more enthusiastically. How can you get the power of life and death over plants? » 4/23/13 7:20am 4/23/13 7:20am

What really caused the Oracle at Delphi to utter mad prophesies?

The Oracle at Delphi is referenced throughout Greek myths and history. Supposedly she was rendered psychic by Apollo. Practically, she was off her skull on gas that seeped out of the fissures of the temple in which she lived. Here is the scientific explanation for what caused this woman to utter her confused… » 12/05/12 11:00am 12/05/12 11:00am