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January Microadventure - 24 Hour Ski Race

This is my first of twelve microadventures. If you don’t know what a microadventure is or why I am doing one every month this year, head to my previous… 728 more words


The smallest infectious particle


It is a beautiful spring day and I plan to spend it with mom hiking the trails of the Pocono mountains.  Even though she is pushing 70, mom is still very active and can sometimes outlast me.  856 more words


Special uses of the Japanese verb 来る (kuru), "to come"

The Japanese verb 来る (‘kuru’) is often one of the first verbs learned by Japanese students, not just because it is easy to understand but also because it is used somewhat frequently, in both it’s simple form and in a few special usages. 644 more words


Rise of the Prions

How the infectious agents behind Mad Cow Disease are shedding new light on Parkinson’s and other degenerative brain disorders

Prions Beget Prions

With the name of some villainous alien invasion from a Doctor Who special, prions almost do what their name suggests. 939 more words

Kuru Köfte


  • 200 gram az yağlı kıyma
  • 1 adet yumurta
  • 1 çay bardağı çekilmiş ekmek
  • yarım çay kaşığı pul biber
  • yarım çay kaşığı tuz
  • 1- 2 demet maydanoz…
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The Cannibal Taboo

I remember seeing an old Harvard Lampoon magazine that did a cover on the Ladies Home Journal. One of the articles was titled “Why People Secretly Fear Murderers” Well, that’s obvious, I thought…because there’s a reasonable chance the murderer may murder you next. 675 more words

Bebek Bezi Değiştirmek Ve Seçmek

Bebek Bezi Nasıl Seçilir?

Bebek bezi seçiminde bebeğinizin sağlığı ve konforu için göz önünde bulundurmanız gereken birkaç önemli nokta var. Öncelikle, bezin bebeğinizin kilosu için uygun olduğundan emin olmalısınız. 520 more words