We secrete between 1 and 2 liters of saliva every day. Saliva helps us chew, taste, swallow, and speak. It is created by 3 sets of glands that are found in the mouth:
A letter to those contemplating suicide, written a week after I lost a dear friend who took her own life.
Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are expected to pay 10% of their income to the church annually. Explore how is tithing like a religious tax and how they differ.
Learning to Write on the Web can be a challenge. Here are 13 things to avoid if you're looking to make money through writing on the web!
Gives an in-depth, but brief, overview of the political, social and economic history of Chile from the Ancient Indigenous Peoples, like the Incans, and the conquistadors to the present.
Equatorial Guinea is the only Spanish speaking country in Africa. Learn the rich history that resulted in this unique African land and cultural melting pot.
Not all writing platforms are created, or end, equally. These are 5 tips shared by an experienced online writer to help prevent future online writing setbacks.
These stark similarities between the Mayan Kukulcan, Aztec Quetzalcoatl and Mormon Christ suggest they are derived from the same historical person and event.
A list of more than two hundred ways to save money and become financially secure. Use these tips and helpful videos to jump start your savings and finances today!
Amos' major themes are social justice, the judgments of God, and Israel's need to repent. He also taught about prophets and caring for the poor and needy.
Mundo Spanish School is the perfect place to immerse yourself in private Spanish language classes, enjoy volunteer opportunities & explore Guatemalan culture.
A brief explanation of the Second and Third Laws of Thermodynamics, how they work with the zeroth and first laws, their importance and how they keep you alive.
An explanation of the first law of thermodynamics, it's relationship to other scientific laws, why it's important and how it applies to the world around us.
You've probably heard of the 3 laws of thermodynamics. But, did you know that there's a zeroth law of thermodynamics? It's important! It serves as the foundation of the other three laws!
One of Carl Bloch's alterpieces has recently found a new home. Read about the purchase and how the people's interest in the painter and his work came to be.
Carl Bloch's paintings and etchings are beloved by people around the globe, especially by Latter-day Saints. This is a brief life sketch of the revered artist.
These simple concepts will make understanding scientific literature easy and help you make more educated purchases and decisions in the future.
There are two types of doctors in the US, DOs and MDs. Learn the difference between the two and what to consider in choosing whether an MD or a DO is a better fit for your family's healthcare needs.
Being Productive is a learned behavior. By implementing several habits, broken into 25 easy steps, into your daily routine, you'll watch your productivity skyrocket
The game "Chutes and Ladders" is based on "Snakes and Ladders," and was originally designed to teach children Hindu principles. Learn the history of the game and fun facts here.
The Harappan civilization was one of the first three civilizations in the world. It began in the 3rd millennium BCE and was important for over a millennium.
The Hittites and Mitannis descended from Aryan migrants who came from a larger civilization of Indo-European people. The Hittite empire was important in Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical histories.
Mesopotamian history from the Akkadian Empire through the First Babylonian Empire and Old Assyrian Kingdom, with brief stops at Hammurabi and his Code of Law.
Sargon of Akkad was the founder of the Akkadian Empire. (3rd millennium BCE) Explores the history of the Empire and two art pieces which remain from this era.
An overview of US Supreme Court rulings on Polygamy, Interracial Marriage and Sexual Relations, use of contraceptive by unmarried people, spousal permission for abortions and Same-Sex or Gay Marriage.
Mesopotamia is the civilization known for developing writing, the first cities, wheels, textiles, government, irrigation systems, law codes, and Ziggurat complexes.
What is in the Book of Joel, who wrote it, when it was written and an explanation of the figurative language and literary devices used to portray its message.
Learn about trivia, history, and fun facts behind "Mulan."
Understanding the context in which the bible was written, using simple literary analysis techniques, and reading the bible more personally can make bible study a much more rewarding experience.
SEO maintenance requires being prepared for algorithm changes, watching competition, minimizing weaknesses, maximizing strengths and monitoring progress.
These simple Search Engine Optimization (SEO) techniques will help any webmaster optimize their website to take full advantage of search engine driven traffic.
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is critical to longterm website success. SEO is the webmaster's key to taking advantage of search engine driven traffic.
In the time before gender inequality, the invention of agriculture, husbandry, and textiles led to the invention of the modern city.
From single cells to complex organisms, humans were not formed in a vacuum. Learn how scientists believe humans evolved: from cells to Hominines to Homo Sapiens.
The Riviera Maya has become a favorite tourist destination over the past half century. It's sure to please, and can be enjoyed without breaking the bank!
The Ruins of Tulum, near Cancun, Mexico, have many stark similarities to Solomon's Temple in the Old Testament. These similarities are too great to be mere coincidence.
Every year millions of people pause to watch fireworks shows in honor of America declaring independence from Great Britain. But, where did this tradition begin? And what exactly are we celebrating?
A commentary about the identity of the prophet Habakkuk, the historical context of his prophecies, the Book of Habakkuk in the Bible and its application today.
Trina Garnett, a woman with schizophrenia, spent 40 years in prison against the wishes of her judge, over an accident that occurred when she was only 14.
Creating a study plan that will result in a great MCAT score can be daunting. Here's how I earned a score in the 96th percentile in four months while working full time.
The Supreme Court has heard a number of cases on whether or not religion in the classroom is constitutional. See a summary of their conclusions here.
Zephaniah is a biblical prophet who prophesied to the Kingdom of Judah concerning the destruction of Jerusalem. His prophecies are still applicable today.
The prophet Nahum prophesied about Nineveh and the last day. Learn about the fulfillment of his and Nineveh's prophesies and what he predicted about our time.
Learn about the prophet behind the Book of Obadiah, his prophesies against Edom and how they were fulfilled, and how this prophecy applies in our day here.
An analysis of the symbolism and literary devices in the Book of Jonah and a summary of the story of Jonah and the whale in each of the 3 Abrahamic Religions.
How to earn money online: 5 lessons I learned through personal experience in my first year of writing for the web.
An explanation of why onions make you cry and how to prevent tears while cutting an onion. A simple chemical explanation of why onions make us cry when we cut them open and how to safely prevent it.
Learn to use the Spanish infinitive as a noun, a verb, and with prepositions; learn when to use the infinitive instead of the indicative or the subjunctive.
This article discusses the causes signs, and symptoms of eating disorders and how to prevent them. Written by a health professional who has recovered from an eating disorder.
Choosing the martial arts school that is right for you is important. Find the school that is interested in your martial arts goals and will help you achieve them.
The Family is central to LDS (Mormon) doctrine. If obedient, families are sealed together and last beyond the grave and through eternity. Without families, God's plan
These tips and techniques, and a little preparation, could save your life. Reduce your chance of being a victim and know what to do in the event of an attack.
9 Easy tips and tricks, beyond basic spelling and grammar, that will help you polish your writing and produce pieces you can be proud of.
This article explains how to recognize ADHD, how to seek official diagnosis, and available treatments and lifestyle choices that foster wellness and productivity in people with ADD/ADHD.
Getting good grades isn't about studying harder, it's about studying smarter. Applying these simple tips will help you get good grades and love learning.
Teaching Assistants are often under-used on college campuses. Find out how to utilize your TA to learn the material efficiently and get the grades you want.
Members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) are Christians. They believe that Jesus of Nazareth is their Savior and Redeemer.
Diets don't work for fast, permanent weight loss. However, these small lifestyle changes do!