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Comcast...a good experience

There was a technical issue with Comcast, so I just got back on line.  They called to tell me it was fixed but I was not connected.  64 more words


On The Road ~ Niseko, Japan #4

Where to eat in Niseko:

Restaurant La Villa Lupicia 14 more words


Vernacular Rabbits

Easter Egg Roll at Webster School, 1930s (Courtesy of the Missouri History Museum)

I never dream in black and white, so this would not be an image pulled out of one of my dreams, but I have definitely dreamed scenes that… 97 more words


How We Make it Through Winter

by Steve Rapp

My wife Nancy and I employ many strategies to aid us in enduring the non-working in the yard period known as winter. Like a lot of you that have a passion for being out in our gardens, seeing the positive effects on the environment and on ourselves, winter is a challenging time! 405 more words


UW study: Exposure to chemical in Roundup increases risk for cancer

Exposure to glyphosate — the world’s most widely used, broad-spectrum herbicide and the primary ingredient in the weedkiller Roundup — increases the risk of some cancers by more than 40 percent, according to new research from the University of Washington. 12 more words


Diet drinks may be associated with strokes among post-menopausal women

In a large observational study, women who reported drinking more than one diet soda or other artificially sweetened drink a day had a higher risk of strokes caused by a blood clot. 28 more words


Virus-infected bacteria could provide help in the fight against climate change

Understanding the relationship between microbes and viruses is beneficial not only for medical research and practical applications but also in marine biology, says Alison Buchan, Carolyn W. 22 more words