Horseshoe-crab blood, at $60,000/gallon, …

crab-blood-smallHorseshoe-crab blood, at $60,000/gallon, is valued to such an extreme degree because it is not only employed worldwide in bacterial contamination tests, it is also used in testings for every single drug approved by the FDA, making it a $50 million/year industry.

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A Doctor’s tie can transmit sickness be …

tieA Doctor’s tie can transmit sickness between patients because ties hardly ever get washed.

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Canadian Nobel Prize recipient Dr Frederick Banting discoverer…

SirFrederickBantingCanadian Nobel Prize recipient Dr. Frederick Banting, discoverer of insulin, sold the rights to the University of Toronto for $1 so that it was available to everyone.

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