THE DIRT: THE REAL DIRT ON GARDENING FROM A MASTER GARDENER IN MOORHEAD, MINNESOTA Crazy seed pods
The world of plants is just so interesting. I'm frequently amazed by how beautiful so many different parts of plants can be--the flowers, obviously, but some plants have gorgeous leaves, or seed pods,... Posted on 8/22/12 at 11:50 AM
The key ingredient — castor beans — is easy to find. Crude instructions for extracting the lethal poison in them can be found on the Internet. And it doesn't require a chemistry degree or sophisticated lab equipment.
Mississippi man was charged Saturday with making and possessing ricin for use as a weapon as part of the investigation into poison-laced letters sent to President Barack Obama and others, authorities said.
A second Mississippi man investigated in connection to ricin-laced letters sent to the president and a U.S. senator said Wednesday that investigators tore his house apart during an hours-long search the previous day after charges were dropped against another man in the case.
Emily Wagster Pettus and Jeff Amy
, April 24, 2013
A Mississippi man accused of mailing letters to national leaders with suspected poisonous ricin believed he had uncovered a conspiracy to sell human body parts on the black market and sometimes performed as an Elvis Presley impersonator.
Holbrook Mohr and Adrian Sainz
, April 17, 2013
A man living in a motel room hasn’t paid his bill, so the manager goes to evict him. The room is empty, but the manager spots a suspicious white substance and calls authorities. That’s the ripped-from-the-headlines scenario Grand Forks firefighters walked into Thursday while learning how to deal with emergencies involving nasty substances, Capt. Chad Cutshaw said.
August 20, 2009
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