Almost 7 years ago, while going through some personal issues, I made a terrible mistake and ended up being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in the State of California. It was a dark period in my life, but I have moved on and learned my lesson. This spring, however, my intoxicated driving conviction […]
Ground giving away in Canadian Arctic as climate warms
Do we need a better roadside test for pot impairment?
I’m especially wondering about his plan to cut back on pain relief for colonoscopies. I’ve gone through the procedure twice. First time around they hit me with a General and I still didn’t pass out. I watched on a B&W TV screen as…
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To get the role, your brain activity needs to play the part too
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Clam garden aquaculture on the west coast is 3500 years old
Man’s best friend comes to the rescue to inform declines in dog and man sperm
You’ve probably seen the meal prep trend online where dozens and dozens of meals are prepped in containers for the entire week? Holy moly. I can say that will probably never be me. I once tried an over-ambitious meal prep and not only did I end up with way too much food, but it took […]
Humans evolved to be virtuous and violent, says the author of ‘The Goodness Paradox’
Why Kim Jong Un travels with his own portable toilet
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Tests reveal the zebra stripes confuse disease-carrying biting flies so they can’t land easily on the zebras coat
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Scientists are redesigning fundamental parts of the way plants grow to start a new green revolution
This week’s Quirks question: The answer is you wouldn’t stand, you’d sink!