Nephrons are the tube like structures in the kidneys that remove waste and water from the blood and create urine. Located at the center edge of each kidney is the pyelum, or renal pelvis. The renal pelvis is shaped like a funnel, and urine flows from the kidney and into the ureter via the pyelum.
Spas in Japan now offer ramen noodle baths. The baths are filled with ramen pork broth and synthetic noodles. Soaking in the broth is said to be good for the skin and boosting metabolism. For years, the ice cream shop and cafe has been a place for the young to congregate and do whatever teenagers have done since the days of American Graffiti. Whether enjoying a scoop of sherbet, complaining about your mortgage or relishing in your new promotion, you can’t help but long to be gossiping and deciding which party to attend that night as the kids do at the next table. The ’50s style UFO models hanging from the ceiling embody your alienation when you inevitably notice the pervasive style of pants in the establishment.
She soon joined the Vancouver Guild of Fibre Arts and has been working with the medium ever since. Over the years, Aylmer has taught at Capilano University and has led workshops at the annual Maiwa Textile Symposium. Today, she specializes in dyeing specifically, indigo dyeing and has an indigo vat in her backyard..
Thanks for the detailed photo. I saw the lobed leaves you mentioned, as well as small, loose clusters that look like miniature, open, immature pine cones and even prickly stems all of which led me to one plant, Japanese hops (Humulus japonicus). While this annual vine has been more of a problem up north, whether you want to blame global warming, deforestation, El Nio, Lady Gaga or the McRib sandwich, the fact is, this invasive plant introduced from Japan in the 1800s for medicinal and ornamental purposes has found its way into the Southeast..
Sondheim, one of the biggest names in musical theatre who has won Tony Awards, Grammys, a Pulitzer Prize and an Academy Award, didn attend because he was ill. He received a sweet tribute from Bernadette Peters, who sang Will Listen from Into the Woods. Emmylou Harris carried the same energy when she sang in honour of Baez..
For centuries, Native Americans used many different means to mark the boundaries between their tribal territories and hunting grounds, as well as to mark their trails and convey important messages. Some of these markers were upright standing stones, others were pictographs or petroglyphs, symbols were painted or carved onto trees, large earthen mounds, and even intentionally shaped trees or Trail Marker Trees were utilized. Depending on the area the Native Americans inhabited, they could also reference natural boundaries such as rivers, mountain ranges, and even the edges of dense forests or swamps.