Dandelion News

ocean dandelionGoogle Doodle Celebrates Physicist Joseph Antoine Ferdinand

Joseph Antoine Ferdinand was one of the first people to demonstrate the illusion of a moving image. In this one particular animated representation. the spinning yellow wheel just happens to resemble the intricate design of the dandelion flower, if you consider the geometrical pattern of its flower petals and seeds.

ocean dandelionNASA news: Incredible photos of the "dandelion flower" on Mars

NASA’s spacecraft took this black-and-white image of Mars from orbit on July 21, 2019. Astronomers from The University of Arizona have now singled it out for featuring what appears to be a large dandelion flower. There are so many in this case that the crater is reminiscent of a delicate ‘dandelion clock’.

ocean dandelionOcean Dandelions - Wierd Sea Creatures

Imagine, a single creature that's not just made up of trillions of cells, but also hundreds of animals! Consider how all of these animals work together in the same way your cells work together, creating a type of "super organism". Each “petal” of the Ocean Dandelion is a single member of its 'colony', able to survive a short time on its own before starving to death...

green dandelion tireContinental Develops "Dandelion Tyres"

Continental’s latest innovation is the 'Dandelion Tyre'. The notion of obtaining latex from dandelions has been around for a long time. Dandelions can be cultivated on land that is unsuitable for food crops, which means creating plantations next to the tyre plants in central Europe makes both economic and ecological sense.

dandelion seed stainless steel scultpure artIncredibly Fascinating Fairy Sculptures Dancing With Dandelions

The enchanting forms, which range in size from miniature to life-sized, seem to have a life of their own as they strike dynamic poses, contort their bodies, and hold onto windswept dandelions.

dandelions in grassCancer-killing dandelion tea gets $157K research grant

There is Scientific evidence that Dandelion, along with many other Herbs and Natural treatments provide immune-system benefits and can aid in the elimination of cancer cells within the body. (Articles like these, are just the beginning in making this research/evidence become more 'mainstream' news, so that more people can benefit.)

two dandelionsWeed wine? Dandelion drinks gain a following

Spring is the greatest, right? Everything comes alive suddenly, especially the dandelions. They're instantly recognizable — the cheeriest and most iconic weed. But they're so much more than a lawn pest. Dandelions are used in all kinds of folk remedies and herbal medicine. The leaves are edible. And best of all, the petals can be made into wine!

dandelion flowerDandelion gets Scientific Acceptance as an Antioxidant and cancer Therapy

Medical science is finally beginning to accept the positive results from natural dietary supplements in healing cancer. Not only is Dandelion a delicious super-food when added to salads and soups, but many Scientists also believe that dandelion should be considered a "novel" non-toxic anti-cancer agent.