From the garden to longevity: what is the impact of gardening on health and well-being, according to science

Going out to care for plants is a habit that can reduce the risk of cancer, according to this scientific work / (Freepik) There are actions and moments that can change the course of our history in every way. If we talk specifically about Healthit is known that some Everyday habits greatly influence our body … Read more

Gardening can help reduce cancer risk

According to new research from the University of Colorado at Boulder, growing fruits, vegetables and flowers has many benefits, from alleviating stress to reducing the risk of developing cancer and chronic disease. “These findings provide concrete evidence that community gardening may play an important role in preventing cancer, chronic disease, and mental health disorders,” said … Read more

Community gardening could play an important role in preventing cancer and mental health disorders

Exercise more. Eat well. Make new friends. As we compile our lists of resolutions to improve physical and mental health in 2023, new research from CU Boulder suggests one addition could have a powerful impact: gardening. Funded by the American Cancer Society, the first-ever randomized, controlled trial of community gardening found that those who started … Read more

SpaceX could act as a NASA taxi

Space escort service NASA may have to ask SpaceX to act as their space taxi. A few weeks ago, a coolant leak was detected on the Soyuz MS-22 capsule while it was docked with the International Space Station. Photo : NASA A very small hole, and yet… The leak was said to have been caused … Read more

The Weather Network – Winter on Mars

Thanks to their latest images, NASA space probes are showing us the chilling beauty of Martian winters. If for many, winter is a difficult season in Quebec, these images allow us to take a little height. We found worse than the Quebec winter: a winter on Mars. Mars is our closest neighbor and shares many … Read more

Three space missions to follow in 2023

In April 2023, the European Space Agency will launch the Juice program, which will aim to explore Europa, Ganymede and Callisto, three of Jupiter’s moons, in 2031. These moons are believed to hide oceans under a layer of ice, and would have the best conditions in the solar system to support life. Juice will be … Read more

No more colds and flus in winter: the problem is your nose

The reborn myth Science has finally found out why we get more colds and flus in the winter. And our grandmothers were right: it’s because of the cold. When our nasal walls detect a virus or bacteria, they release extracellular vesicles, a kind of cloud of particles that attack intruders as soon as they enter … Read more

The planet Mars will disappear behind the Moon

Where to observe it? This phenomenon should last an hour and a half in all. The majority of Canadians and Americans will be able to observe it. This event, called occultation only happens once or twice a year somewhere on Earth. At the end of the year, we will be able to observe it on … Read more

A winter where the planets come together

conjunction of planets This winter, we will be entitled to conjunctions of planets. This means that two planets will appear close to each other, even though in reality they are still hundreds of millions of miles apart. “This is explained by the fact that the planets will orbit around the Sun at different speeds, underlines … Read more