One of the exotic types of nuts is the Brazil nut. It is most common in South America, mainly in Brazil and Peru, Colombia and Bolivia, and a number of other countries. The most productive is Bolivia, despite the fact that Brazil is the birthplace of these nuts, and the name was borrowed from there. These nuts are grown and culturally – plant the plantation, then gather the nuts, and in the wild, i.e. harvesting takes place in plantations and natural areas.
By the way, that the wild plots the yields of Brazil nuts is much higher. This is motivated by the fact that pollination by bees occurs more in such areas than in specially cultivated areas. The trees of Brazil nuts is truly impressive, as their sizes can reach 40 meters in height, and of such size, harvesting is substantially more difficult. However, this tree has a long period of life, and therefore their fertility is also high.
The fruit of the Brazil nut is very interesting. So, grow on trees the nuts are of round shape, the size of the palm (by the way, looks like a coconut). And inside this fruit is fully Packed already a little nuts, which, in fact, after cleaning and are productcompare. Continue reading
The invigorating effect of tea da Hong PAO
Da Hong PAO is one of the most popular Chinese teas. It grows in the mountainous Northern regions of the country, absorb the crystal clear dew and rain water that collects in rocky mosses. This determines its unique taste and powerful healing effect.
This Chinese variety of tea is recommended to brew and boil. This allows you to go into the water all the useful substances of da Hong PAO. For boiling it is better to use in a glass teapot so you can watch the process in all its details. The dishes selected should fill one third tea and two thirds water. Thus prior to brewing da Hong PAO must be soaked to swell, and impregnated with water.
Before boiling you need to catch the moment when the bubbles start to rise from the bottom to the surface. Continue reading
Ancient Egypt – a mysterious and fascinating country, covered with a thin trail of legends and myths. Scientific study of ancient texts is a relatively recent development, after the French scientist J. F. Champollion solved the mystery of hieroglyphic writing. The report of this discovery was done on September 27, 1822, before a gathering of scientists in France, and it was the discovery of an officer of Napoleon’s army, the Rosetta stone.
The study of ancient written sources allowed us to make conclusion about the high level of knowledge of the Egyptians in many scientific fields, including in medicine. It is incorrect to assume that all of the therapeutic procedures was reduced at that time to various shamanistic rites or reading spells. On the contrary, such behavior of the doctor was a rarity. According to different treatises to the magic formulas used only in the treatment of 48 diseases, and in other cases in the case were drugs with a complex formulation, as well as various surgical operations. with high accuracy described by the experts of those days. Continue reading