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This kid has the perfect view when the bikini bottoms fell off this somersaulting hottie

One is never too young to learn that all good things in life require a little luck and good timing.

This kid on the beach got very lucky with his good timing.

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What If? Rejects #6.1: A Well-Balanced Meal, Part 3

Two years ago, I began a series of posts based on Randall Munroe’s book, What If? The What If? book and website are described as “serious scientific answers to absurd hypothetical questions.” However, there were some questions that were too absurd even for Randall. 458 more words

What If? Rejects

Pulses of the Human Body

Pulses of the Human Body


What is a pulse?  Pulse and heart rate are the same.  The pulse may be palpated in any place that allows an artery to be compressed against a bone, such as the neck (carotid artery), on the inside of the elbow (brachial artery), at the wrist (radial artery), at the groin (femoral artery), behind the knee (popliteal artery), near the ankle joint (posterior tibial artery), and on the foot (dorsalis pedis artery).   351 more words

Aches and Pains

Aches and Pains, another Nearpod presentation with audio and interactive activities, is to help your beginning-level ESL students learn to say what hurts. It requires minimal computer experience and will give the students practice using a computer mouse, mouse pad, or tablet/iPad. 91 more words

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hand of glory


mandragoras – from Stirpium historiae pemptades sex sive libri XXX (1583), by Rembert Dodoens



The term hand of glory originally denoted a charm made from, or consisting of, the root of a mandrake… 969 more words


Dream a Little Dream: 6 Month Fetus

By the time that you were six months in the womb, you were already physically reacting to music, moving rhythmically to songs.  What was your first playlist?   402 more words

Being Human

Exersize Dreams: Taking Back Control

In the dream, I am doing sit-ups in a gym with three heavy-weight body builders, of the Arnold Schwarzenegger variety. At first, they were doing their thing, lifting weights, and I was doing mine, sit-ups, and we were side by side on mats. 298 more words

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