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Study suggests contraceptive pill could defend against cancer

Cancer is a devastating disease that affects millions of people worldwide. A recent study by the University of Aberdeen has found that taking the contraceptive pill could decrease cancer risk in women. 772 more words

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To My Sons On Their 5th and 3rd Birthdays

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Happy be-lated 5th birthday my first born!  You are so peculiar in your interests, but that’s what makes you, you (and more interesting, as your mommy would say).  749 more words

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Ectype

ECTYPE:

  1.  a copy from an original: an imitation or reproduction (such as an impression of a seal)
  2. a. something in the world of external reality as distinguished from its eternal and ideal archetype or prototype …
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Factors affecting coral recruitment and calcium carbonate accretion rates on a Central Pacific coral reef

Coral recruitment and calcium carbonate (CaCO3) accretion are fundamental processes that help maintain coral reefs. Many reefs worldwide have experienced degradation, including a decrease in coral cover and biodiversity. 492 more words

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Growing Pains

So God Made a Farmer

Today is National Agriculture Day.

It’s a good time to celebrate Ag Day. Calving and lambing is underway and planting will soon begin. 770 more words

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Ancient Roman Villa

Wealthy Romans who lived in the city had villas that were, in some respects, very different than modern homes–a little inside-out. Actually, outside-in. The garden was inside the house walls and the roof was open to allow the rain in. 357 more words

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