Knotweed Extract: A Natural Pesticide

With so many chemical and “biological” pesticides, you might ask if there is anything more natural available? During this series, there has been one more addition. It’s an extract of a plant related to the Japanese invasive species – Knotweed. This knotweed extract uses terpenes, but mostly natural phenols, to repel pests. That is unless...

Man struck by lightning while swimming on Outer Banks

KITTY HAWK, N.C. (WNCN) – A person was struck by lightning while swimming at the Outer Banks, according to a Facebook post by Kitty Hawk police. First responders were dispatched to the 3800 block of North Virginia Dare Trail in Kitty Hawk at about 2:50 p.m. Friday. The 23-year-old man was hit by lightning while...

6 top alpine mountain bike adventures in Canada

Alpine mountain biking is a unique, usually unforgettable experience. It combines many of the best parts of our sport. The adventure of a big ride in a new location, an immersive experience in nature complete with scenic summit vistas, and the thrill of a never-ending descent back down through the woods. The best part is...

Sheamus Lost 30 Pounds Because He Wasn’t Happy In WWE

Sheamus hasn’t performed in the squared circle for a while, but that doesn’t mean he has been slacking off in the gym at all. In fact, The Celtic Warrior is in fantastic shape. E&C’s Pod Of Awesomeness recently had Sheamus on their show where they asked him about his physical transformation. He said that the...