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How do you balance risk taking, wellbeing, and living the good life when it comes to physical activty? How much risk is too much? How much does the enjoyment outweight the risk?

A good, healthy life is said to need physical activity in an individual’s routine. But what about those who choose physical activity over everything else? I am talking about the athletes or the work out addicts. 785 more words

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"Anthropogenic influence upon the climate: past and future prospects" (Professor Myles Allen)

Summary of the IPCC 2013 assessment (“physical science basis”), and Professor Allen’s thoughts moving towards Paris in 2015. Long lecture, in 4 parts. Slides are here… 507 more words



A prodrome is an early warning sign of a disease or crisis, normally viewed after the fact.

Consider privacy laws, a bigger thing outside the US.  152 more words



Health officials are saying it. Scientists are saying it. Heck, even many journalists are saying it: “The risk of Ebola infection remains vanishingly small in this country,” …

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Dear Grace

I talked to Tuesday this weekend. I call him every month. He told me of his surprising conversation with you—he had expected resistance from you and expressed shock that just the opposite happened. 65 more words

Home births "as safe as hospital"

The largest study of its kind has found that for low-risk women, giving birth at home is as safe as doing so in hospital with a midwife. 913 more words


What Troubles You? Fix It!

I wrote this book to inspire you to attempt something remarkable of your own. ~Chris Guillebeau

The Happiness of Pursuit takes us on a journey. 344 more words