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How Long Did Famous Novels Take To Write?

If you’re a bookworm like me, chances are you gobble through books the same way most people gobble a bag of potato chips. Especially when it’s a good book. Maybe it’s time to consider the […]

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Wear Your Patriotism With Pride

Yesterday was the 15 year anniversary of the 9/11 World Trade Center Attacks. And it seems that since that fateful day in 2001, ‘merica ain’t gettin’ better. Here’s Wear Your Patriotism With Pride. Coffee cheers […]

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Can You Die From Lack of Sleep?

How far past exhaustion can your body go before it has devestating effects? Can You Die From Lack of Sleep? The answer may surprise you.

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I’m not much of a bird person (hello, droppings all around!) but I do appreciate our feathered friends and their place in nature. Especially Herons. In fact, one swooped over our pond this a.m. Learn […]

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Thank You, Utility Workers

There’s nothing like living in the country. It’s beautiful by day and often spooky by night especially when the power gets knocked out and you awaken in the middle of the night to voices, chainsaws, […]

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Practical Ethics

As one with a long history of making terrible choices, I found Peter Singer’s philosophy on decision making quite profound. Perhaps you will too. Here’s Practical Ethics.

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Atlas-Based Ventricular Shape Analysis For Understanding Congenital Heart Disease

For thirty years, pediatric cardiologists have made tremendous advances in treating congenital heart defects. And a new study using MRI can perhaps predict the future for kids with heart issues. Read more here with Atlas-Based […]

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Why Do Riot Police Like To Get To Work Early?

It’s time for a laugh. Take a peek at this one: Why Do Riot Police Like To Get To Work Early?

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Are Aliens Talking To Us?

Russian radio telescopes have detected sounds from deep in outer space. Many ponder Are Aliens Talking To Us?

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13 Heartwarming Animal Rescues

Every once in a while people do good things for the animal kingdom. Especially when the critters are in precarious situations. See these 13 Heartwarming Animal Rescues.

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