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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,100 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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What If You Don’t Know What You Want To Do When You Grow Up?

An interesting TED talk for those that don’t know what they are going to do when they grow up.  Some of us never quite figured it out either. Hope you enjoy the talk  – Mumbling Mike –

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,000 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Lemon Stars

Looks like a god holiday cookie, hope to try them soon

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Soda May Age You as Much as Smoking, Study Says

Originally posted on TIME:
Nobody would mistake sugary soda for a health food, but a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health just found that a daily soda habit can age your immune cells almost two years.…

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Marc Abrahams: A science award that makes you laugh, then think

This one is low key funny and makes everyone chuckle – and in some cases one wonders about the Chuckle Head that did the study or made the invention. Marc Abrahams: A science award that makes you laugh, then think … Continue reading

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Why privacy matters: Glenn Greenwald at TEDGlobal 2014

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Glenn Greenwald speaking at TEDGlobal 2014. Photo: James Duncan Davidson/TED Journalist Glenn Greenwald  has broken many stories on the global surveillance being conducted by the NSA and GCHQ. As one of the first reporters to see Edward Snowden’s…

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