The Interstellar Light Collector is a 25-ton, five story tall, array of 84 mirrors that concentrates the moonlight into a small area. Each month, people come to bath in the concentrated moonlight as part of their moonlight therapy. Co-Founder/Inventor Richard Chapin is convinced that his invention can help people conquer depression, arthritis, and even some types of cancer. Scientists say no real research has been conducted and what people are experiencing may be the placebo effect.
TheStreet (May 29, 2014) Industrial hemp advocacy and the therapeutic bent to agriculture both come to a head in Healing Grounds, an organization started this year by Fred-Curtis Lewis, a 36-year-old vet whose brother, Mike, ... watch video
Apr. 28, 2015 A new microneedle patch being developed could make it easier to vaccinate people against measles and other vaccine-preventable diseases, scientists say. The microneedle patch is designed to be ... read more
Apr. 27, 2015 Is the high-dose version of the flu vaccine more effective than the standard dose for older folks? A new study says yes, but only for the 'oldest old': those 85 or older. For those between ages 65 ... read more
Apr. 25, 2015 State laws banning texting while driving led to significant reductions in the number of teens using their cell phones while behind the wheel, but nearly one-third still admitted to engaging in this ... read more
Apr. 24, 2015 Most psychiatric disorders -- including depression -- do not predict future violent behavior, reports a new longitudinal study of delinquent youth. The only exception is substance abuse and ... read more