Monthly Archives: February 2012

Belo Horizonte

Made a stop by Belo Horizonte today with my friend Stephen.  He had asked me if I knew a good source for fairly priced crystals and gemstones.  Did I ever.  It had been a little too long since I had … Continue reading

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Apps for Apes: Orangutans using iPads to paint and video chat with other apes | The Sideshow – Yahoo! News

“I wish monkeys could Skype… maybe someday.” Apps for Apes: Orangutans using iPads to paint and video chat with other apes | The Sideshow – Yahoo! News.

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Monsanto’s Harvest of Fear | Politics | Vanity Fair

What can I say? Another Monsanto story… Monsanto’s Harvest of Fear | Politics | Vanity Fair.

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Bravery of young mother who stayed by her horse’s side for three hours after getting trapped in mud ‘like quicksand’ | Mail Online

Stand by your horse!  Awesome story of love 🙂 Video at Yahoo Bravery of young mother who stayed by her horse’s side for three hours after getting trapped in mud ‘like quicksand’ | Mail Online.

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Shrinking Sky! Cloud Tops Dropping Closer to Earth, NASA Satellite Finds | Atmospheric Science & Climate Change | Cloud Formation & Height | LiveScience

I have actually noticed this.  Maybe it is because I take a lot of pictures of the sky, clouds, storms and sunsets, but the thought has crossed my mind “The clouds seem like they are not as high as they … Continue reading

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Dead Spacecraft on Mars Spotted in New Photos | Phoenix Mars Lander, Spirit & Opportunity Rovers | NASA Mars Missions | Space.com

  Dead Spacecraft on Mars Spotted in New Photos | Phoenix Mars Lander, Spirit & Opportunity Rovers | NASA Mars Missions | Space.com.

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2 Rooms for rent near beach, Master $1200 + 1 sm rm $750

2 Rooms for rent near beach, Master $1200 + 1 sm rm $750.

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BBC News – The myth of the eight-hour sleep

I have been waiting for this to come back around again.  I seem to remember an even earlier study (one that would probably seem politically incorrect today) where, among other things – like upside-down goggles and REM sleep disruption – … Continue reading

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New breed of steamy alien planet found – TODAY Tech – TODAY.com

Insert Kevin Costner joke here.  Pretty cool stuff.  We are discovering planets at an incredible rate.  Try not to giggle. New breed of steamy alien planet found – TODAY Tech – TODAY.com.

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A New Breed of Television: DOGTV | Life With Dogs

While I am mildly dubious about it’s effectiveness, I absolutely love the concept.  My dogs did pay some attention to tv.  Mostly it was sound driven.  A dog barking or a cat screeching or some other loud and sudden noise.  … Continue reading

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