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remembering the 1980s while living in the year 2020

We were young.  We were exuberant.  We were optimistic and idealistic.  We even thought that we could change the world back then, in the 1980s.  We were a bit naive. 717 more words

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the rhythms of life and other thoughts

Children, off from school for summer break, ought to be out playing (riding bikes, sports, swimming, etc.) and helping out with household chores.  In normal times, families would be taking their annual holiday or vacation.  1,015 more words

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quote and post of the day

Here is an interesting quote that caught my attention yesterday:

“Fake History is the Fake News that has passed into the rear-view mirror.”– Mike King, author of the now banned classic, The Bad War: The Truth Never Taught About World War 2.

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Animal ancestors

Animal ancestors
P. Wood 2020

The natural history of place names suggests a fascinating faunal landscape of animal ancestors – some familiar and some long lost. 1,688 more words

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fossils, mass extinctions and man's future

The fossil pictured below is of a trilobite,  It is said that these creatures, as a form of life, survived in various species, from more than 500 million years ago, until about 250 million years ago.  565 more words

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Re-evaluation

So, it has been almost a month since I posted my last biographical sketch. When I started this project, I didn’t realize the amount of time it would require to do a separate person each and every day. 175 more words

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