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Where we fall on the spectrum of stress

The way we respond to stress seems to be utterly unpredictable. Consider the case of Jessie and Andrea Smith, a pair of sisters whose mother died when they were toddlers. 733 more words

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British Petroleum and the Energy Biosciences Institute

Edward R. Murrow: Who owns the patent on this vaccine?

Jonas Salk: Well, the people, I would say. There is no patent. Could you patent the sun?

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Asia’s Women Warriors Wage Green Battle

By Amantha Perera The Jakarta Globe Aug 16, 2014


A group of women celebrate Indonesia’s independence by participating in a car-pulling competition in Solo, Central Java. 1,306 more words

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On the Richmond Bay Campus

The Richmond community is mobilizing as UC Berkeley moves forward with plans to build the Richmond Bay Campus (RBC), a research facility that is slated to be three-fourths the size of the Berkeley campus, and see a volume of 10,000 faculty, students, and workers per day. 547 more words

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Travel Tuesday: Salton Sea

Happy Tuesday everyone! I’m still recovering from the long weekend, but I just keep reminding myself that it’ll be a short week (smile). This month’s Travel Tuesday prompt is about “unexpected destinations.” I actively seek out the strange and lesser known destinations as often as possible. 661 more words

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