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Looking for a quick mood booster and something to relieve pain? Consider SAMe. A naturally occurring molecule with the daunting name S-adenosyl-L-methionine (also known as S-adenosyl methionine), SAMe is found throughout the body, with especially high concentrations in the adrenals, liver and brain. As a supplement, SAMe has been extensively studied as both an osteoarthritis […]

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Noun: Borborygmus (bor-buh-RIG-mus) Definition: Intestinal rumbling caused by moving gas. Sample sentence: The hall was very quiet as the test-takers concentrated on the task at hand, and Cara hoped that her embarrassing borborygmus went mostly unnoticed.

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Tomorrow from 4 to 6 p.m. a farewell reception honoring Les and Phyllis Wong will be held in the Peter White Lounge of the University Center. The public is invited, no RSVP is required.  Light refreshments will be served.  Northern’s Board of Trustees, along with current NMU President David Haynes and his wife Marth are […]

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Today’s Answer: Twilight Winner: Crissy Today’s winner is Crissy! She wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Verb: Frolic (FRAH-lik) Definition: 1. To amuse oneself: make merry 2. To play and run around happily: romp Sample sentence: It is delightful to watch children and puppies frolic in the summer sun.

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Holy basil or tulsi (Ocimum sanctum) is a sacred plant in India. It is a relative of our culinary basil but has a stronger, clove-like aroma and taste. Indians do not use it in cooking but do use it as medicine, mostly in the form of tea. Research in both animals and humans demonstrates lack […]

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What’s better than a used book sale? Nothing really!  A used book sale is going down at the Peter White Public Library hosted by The Friends of The Peter White Public Library.  The sale is going on until 6 p.m. tonight and then continues tomorrow from 10:30 a.m. until 2:45 p.m.  A bag sale will […]

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Today’s Answer: Raiders Of The Lost Ark Winner: Glen Today’s winner is Glen! He wins two movie passes from Carmike Cinemas here in Marquette! You can visit Carmike Cinemas online at Carmike.com for upcoming releases and movie times.

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Noun: Wetware (WET-wair) Definition: The human brain or a human being considered especially with respect to human logical and computational capabilities. Sample sentence: With the right wetware at the helm, the company should be able to turn a sizeable profit.

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Many people have long been concerned about the proliferation of antibacterial chemicals in our hand-soaps and household cleaning products – these accumulate in the environment and give rise to ever more virulent “superbugs.” So you may be pleased to learn of a trial that indicates that making door handles, sink fixtures and light switches from […]

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